University of Sydney Alumni Council

Welcome to the homepage of the University of Sydney Alumni Council. The University of Sydney Alumni Council is the University's peak alumni body.

Convocation consists of the graduates, Fellows of Senate and permanent members of the academic staff of the University. The University of Sydney has more than 280,000 living alumni in Australia and around the world. The University of Sydney Alumni Council represents all graduates of the University of Sydney.

This website provides information about the Alumni Council, its role and its activities.


As the peak alumni body of the University, play a central role in building a life-long partnership between the University and its alumni, commencing as undergraduates, that seeks to reach, engage and represent them in the life and work of the University.


To support the University and the Alumni and Development Division in their endeavours to grow alumni engagement across the university community.

Role of members

• A commitment to be proactive in guiding the Alumni Council towards achieving its purpose
• Be willing to influence and advocate for alumni engagement with the University community and its stakeholders
• Be conversant with your faculty’s strategic priorities