BENEFITS OF BEING A UG ALUM
A Huge International Professional Network
UG has about 30,000 alumnae ( former students and faculty). This is a very large network of professional contacts with whom you would share at least one great bond – your alma mater. This may prove very useful in getting mentorship, advice, jobs, invitations to events and professional opportunities.
We will send you exclusive job postings, resume reviews, webinars, networking events, scholarship information, further education opportunities and a variety of online videos and resources—often free of charge.
Re-Training or Brushing up:
In a changing world, you may be thinking of a career change or knowledge extension or even taking up something you always wanted to do in retirement. This is a great place to get information for those dreams and needs.
Discounts and Special Offers:
You will be in the inner circle to receive when discounts, special offers and other UG particular opportunities are being offered.
Part of a Something Bigger Than Yourself:
The University of Guyana is in its 55th year now. This institution was founded before Guyana became independent and has been making its contribution to Guyana and the world by producing highly accomplished individuals who are functioning in top positions in Guyana and all across the Globe. All of these got their foundations at The University of Guyana.
Making UG– Better:
Giving back to UG can take many forms. You can mentor a student, host an intern, remember us in your will, send a monthly or annual gift, purchase merchandise, return to teach, build a building, donate books, notify us of opportunities,, provide links to grants and funding, Host fundraisers, sponsor an event, give a scholarship, support a course or programme or find any innovative way of giving that you feel comfortable with. Your gifts will always be acknowledged, respected, and accounted for with deep gratitude.