Before you contact us with your query, please check below to see if you can find the information needed.


How do I become a member of the Alumni Association?


Once you successfully complete your course at UEA you’ll automatically become a member of the alumni association. But in order to benefit, you need to ensure your contact details and preferences are updated – so we can keep in touch with you.

Am I eligible to be a member of the Alumni Association?


Students who have successfully completed their studies are eligible to join and automatically become part of the alumni association. Contact the Alumni office if you’re unsure.

My contact details have changed. What do I do?


The quickest way is to update your details through the online form. Or, if you prefer, you can call the Alumni office on +44 (0)1603 593815 or send us an email.

If you’d like to update us by post, please send mail to:
Alumni, Conferences and Events
University of East Anglia

How do I update my contact preferences?


Easy. Simply fill in this form

How do I get a replacement certificate/transcript or obtain a reference?


Replacement certificates, transcripts and references can be obtained from the Student Records office using one of the options below:
Phone: +44 (0)1603 592200
Or visit our replacement degree certificates page.

Am I entitled to any discounts or benefits as an alumnus of the university?


Yes! There are several discounts available to alumni of the University, from scholarships and reductions on course fees discounts on accommodation, leisure activities and other deals across the local region. 

The Sainsbury Centre offers discounts on paid exhibitons for graduates and Sportspark has discounts for alumni across their range of memberships. For more info and to sign up for campus discounts apply for an alumni benefit card.

Graduates are eligible for careers support up to three years after graduating, as well as other benefits, such as registering for internship programmes and careers events. Visit the Careers pages for more information.

Our grad-run network groups also offer more informal networking opportunities, mentoring and career advice. Email for more information

How can I receive the Ziggurat newsletter?


All you need to do is provide us with your email address. You can do so by sending an email to or by updating your record.

How do I receive information about university events and reunions?


The best way to ensure you’re in the loop with the latest events and offers is to keep us informed of your current email address – you can do that my updating your details online

All UEA public events are advertised online, and you can subscribe to What’s On, which features a range of UEA affiliated events on campus and further afield.

I'd like to share my story with the Alumni Network. How can I do that?


We’re always thrilled to hear from our graduates and find out what you’ve been up to since leaving UEA. You can submit a story or contact us via

Can I find you on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn?


Can I continue to use the University's IT facilities when I graduate?


Only current students and staff of UEA can use the University’s IT facilities. Members of the library are able to use IT facilities for limited, library related activities.

Can I continue to use the University Library?


UEA Library is open to visitors from 7am-7pm every day. Alumni can sign-in to the Library for free during these hours and make use of our study spaces and books while in the building. There are two other access levels available – you can pay £10 per year for Library Access membership which will provide 24/7 access to the Library, or you can apply for External Membership which costs £50 per year and entitles you to 24/7 access and the ability to borrow books. Check the Visit the Library page for more information. Unfortunately we cannot offer access to our online resources for external members or visitors. 

Can you put me in touch with a friend?


The Alumni office can help you get in touch with former class mates, no matter when you studied at UEA. Due to data protection we are unable to provide contact details but we can pass on messages if we’re able to get in touch. If you’d like to get in touch with a friend or ex-colleague, please email the alumni team.

Can you help me organise a reunion?


We can help put you in touch with the right graduates, publicise your event, and, if you want to return to Norwich, we can help with access to venues on campus. Please give us a call or email us for more information.

Can you help me establish an alumni group in my part of the world?


We certainly can – and we’re extremely grateful to anyone keen to set up a group. We can help by putting you in touch with fellow graduates in your country, helping to organise events, connecting you to visiting academics and keeping you up-to-date with the latest news from UEA. 

Speak to our Alumni Engagement Officer, Will, to find out how we can help.

Where can I buy UEA memorabilia?


The Student Union shop sells all official merchandise. Visit the online shop, connect with them on twitter, or pop in and see them if you’re on campus.

Can I get a discount on further study?


We are proud to offer a number of discounts, scholarships and bursaries for postgraduate taught degrees in various subject areas at UEA, including a 10 per cent discount for all Alumni.