Alumni Engagement

frankly-speaking-alumnilogoalumni UBC offers a variety of programming and communications that enrich the lives of UBC graduates by empowering personal growth, supporting professional development, nourishing pride, and enabling contribution. Since its founding in 1917, its goal has been to link alumni with the University and with each other, and to support the mission and activities of the University.

To learn more about alumni UBC please visit


We invite you to get involved and combine your energy with ours. Together with UBC, you can help create solutions for the issues you care about. This is your opportunity to make a contribution with long lasting effects.

Attend an Event

Thought-provoking presentations featuring UBC experts on issues affecting our world; skill-building events aimed at new grads about to enter the world of work; branch events, from pub nights in Toronto to Canada Day celebration in Hong Kong; and more. Keep an eye on our calendar.

Read Trek Magazine

Trek is an award-winning magazine filled with news and stories about UBC and its people.

Pick up an A-Card

Card-carrying alumni are entitled to discounted goods and services, as well as access to the UBC Library. And it doesn’t cost a cent.

Projects and Success Stories:

  • Special Appeals

    100 Years of Impact: Mapping Donor Support

    100 Years of Impact: Mapping Donor Support

    If you take a walk around our campus, you will see the impact of our supporters everywhere. Click on the points below to find out more—where will you make a more

    Community Engagement, Research Excellence, Student Learning

  • Success Story

    Rachel Lewis, MBA'00

    Rachel Lewis, MBA’00

    (Webcast sponsored by the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre and hosted by the Student Leadership Conference 2012.) Rachel Lewis, MBA’00, recently spoke and engaged with students at the 2012 more

  • Success Story

    UBC's Alumni Inspire Success Through Engagement

    UBC’s Alumni Inspire Success Through Engagement

    “When it comes to volunteering at UBC, there’s no one-size-fits-all commitment,” says Carmen Lee, member of the UBC Alumni Association Board of Directors. Carmen graduated from the University of more

  • Priority Project

    Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre: The Heart of the University

    Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre: The Heart of the University

    Alumni are the foundation – the heart – of UBC. From visionaries to world leaders, some of the finest minds have passed through our halls, forging relationships, inspiring ideas, and more

    Community Engagement

  • Success Story

    A Passion for Science Education

    A Passion for Science Education

    As a long-time volunteer with Youth Science Canada, UBC professor Judith Soon (BSc’74, MSc’95, PhD’00) is nurturing the next generation of scientists. Dr. Judith Soon’s first volunteer more