Congratulations on your graduation and welcome to the alumni community


Welcome to the Alumni Community

Your graduation is a special time and carries with it a feeling of pride, achievement and optimism.  As a graduate of ANU you become a lifelong member of a global alumni network of more than 90,000.

ANU is proud of its alumni community and encourages you to remain in touch and share your achievements with us in the coming years.

Keep your details up-to-date to receive event invitations, alumni news, and alumni-only offers. To update your details, please register or login to the ANU alumni online community, then go to 'My account'.

You can also connect with us and other alumni on LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter.

Alumni benefits

As an ANU graduate, you are a lifelong member of our alumni community and part of a diverse group of individuals across the globe. Whether your interests are in future study, building a career, travel or re-connecting with fellow alumni, the ANU Alumni Program offers plenty of benefits for you.

We know that finding a job and developing your career can be a daunting process, and it may feel like you don’t know what to do next. You are not alone! The good news is that the ANU Careers Centre is here to help. As a new alumnus you can continue to use the Centre for one year after graduation. Find out what the ANU Careers Centre has to offer.

Alumni are also eligible for an exclusive 25% discount on all professional development courses at the ANU Centre for Continuing Education (CCE). Courses have been designed to be relevant, enriching and inspiring for your career.

Contact us for more information on the range of benefits available for alumni.

Alumni Email for Life and Academic Transcripts

Alumni Email for Life is available to all graduates of The Australian National University and provides a lifelong email address in the form of

With an ANU alumni email account you can check your email from wherever you are in Australia or around the world by logging in here.

December 2014 graduands will have automatic access to their alumni email account from 31 January 2014. The access to your alumni email account will remain the same as accessing your student email account.

If you currently have an operating ANU student email account, the contents of that account will automatically migrate to your new Alumni email account on 31 January 2014 with continual forwarding.

If you graduated prior to December 2014 and do not currently have an alumni email account, please contact the IT Service Desk to have your account activated.

ANU issues academic documents online through our secure electronic document system, Digitary. To access Digitary you are required to have an alumni email account and password.


The ANU Library has over 2.5 million physical items and provides access to over 63 million electronic resources. The Library offers alumni a discounted annual membership that entitles you to borrow 15 items at a time. For more information visit the ANU Library website.

Give back

Everyone has something of value to contribute—time, talent or treasure—if not this year, then perhaps at some point in the future. There are many ways to give. Why not volunteer your time as a mentor, share your expertise as a guest speaker, help out at an overseas alumni event or student recruitment activity, or make a donation to one of our student scholarships or prizes. Your small gesture could change someone’s life. Find out more about volunteering on our website.

ANU Alumni Awards

Do you know an inspirational graduate or student who has made an outstanding contribution to their community in Australia or internationally? You can nominate them for an ANU Alumni Award. The ANU Alumni Awards recognise alumni and students who have achieved extraordinary success in their fields or made outstanding contributions in Australia or internationally. Learn more about the ANU Alumni Awards here.

What’s next?

We would like to stay connected with you. We are interested in your plans after graduation and the big things happening in your life. Share your achievements and career stories with us and let us tell your story.

Contact the Alumni Relations team:
T +61 2 6125 5004

Updated:  January 22, 2021 /Responsible Officer:  Alumni Relations Senior Officer /Page Contact:  Alumni Relations