When you graduate from UCA, you'll instantly become a member of our global alumni network. Our alumni community is invaluable to us and so we constantly seek ways for our graduates to stay connected with us, helping them to forge new professional links and boost their career progression.

Our Alumni Association

As a member of the UCA Alumni Association, you can continue to use UCA's Library Service free for three years after graduation and you can make full use of UCA's Careers and Employability Service too, including a confidential, impartial careers guidance appointment service with a qualified Careers and Employability Adviser for up to three years after graduation.  

Creative Update

The award-winning Creative Update is our twice yearly alumni magazine. Jam-packed with news, features, alumni successes and achievements, and advice from industry figures, the magazine shines a light on the extraordinary things our graduates achieve after graduating from UCA.

In 2011, Creative Update won the Chartered Institute of Public Relations Excellence Award for Best External Newspaper or Magazine.

Download the latest issue of Creative Update

View past issues of Creative Update 

Are you a UCA graduate? Do you have a story you 'd like to share with our alumni community and beyond? Please get in touch with our Alumni team at 

New fee discount for Alumni

We are offering a fee discount of up to £2,000 for alumni that graduated up to three years ago from a BA (Hons) degree and would like to return to UCA to study a postgraduate, such as a MA, MFA, MSc or MBA. For more information please see the fee discount page:

> Fee discount information

Famous UCA alumni

Creating impact

From Oscar-winning film-makers and animators, to fashion designers and Turner Prize nominated artists, our alumni include nationally and internationally renowned creative figures.

Data Protection for Alumni and Supporters

We are committed to protecting your personal information and being transparent about what information we hold. The following statement sets out how the University specifically uses your personal data for fundraising and alumni relations purposes.

Frequently asked questions

Want to find out more about our Alumni Association? Check out our FAQ list, or contact us at