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.


The University of Sydney is the leading Australian university in respect of alumni engagement, support and loyalty.


• To support the University and its Division of Alumni and Development in their endeavours to grow alumni engagement across the University community
• To effectively facilitate connectivity between alumni, the University community and its stakeholders
• To provide opportunities for alumni to develop a lifelong connection with the University, commencing when a student enters the University.

Role of members

• Be proactive in guiding the Alumni Council towards achieving its purpose and agreed strategic priorities
• Be willing to influence and advocate for alumni engagement with the University community and its stakeholders
• To embrace and promote the University's philanthropic endeavours
• Be conversant with the relevant faculty/groups strategic Priorities.