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​​Membership​ and benefits

Who qualifies to be UJ Alumni?                                                                                                             Update-your-details-Construction.jpg

  • All holders of degrees and diplomas for curricular courses of UJ and also honorary degrees;
  • All holders of official (SAQA-accredited) certificates of UJ;​
  • All alumni of the former Rand Afrikaans University (RAU) and Technikon Witwatersrand (TWR). 

 It is important for you to understand what alumni means as well as the different forms of alumni.

  • ​Alumnus is a male singular, who has graduated from an institute of higher learning.
  • Alumna is a female singular, who has graduated from an institute of higher learning.
  • Alumnae is plural for females who have graduated from an institute of higher learning.
  • Alumni is the collective term for both genders who have graduated from an institute of higher learning.
  • Pre-Alumni is the collective term for students that are still on the journey to obtain their qualification from an institute of higher learning.

Paying member​ benefits

Apart from access to UJ's campuses, you will also receive other UJ campus service discounts as part of your UJ Alumni Network member benefits. They include:

Sports Facilities

For a small fee, per sporting code, UJ Alumni Network members with a valid Alumni Card are granted access to world class sports facilities at UJ. Applications for access are made through the UJ Sports Bureau. Click here to see what is on offer.

UJ Art Centre

Life isn't all work and with your Alumni Card, you can now enjoy 50% discount on tickets at the UJ Art Centre for UJ theatre, dance and music performances. Visit to see upcoming performances.

UJ Island

As paying UJ Alumni Network member you can make use of the UJ Island facilities, situated at the Vaal Dam, at reduced rates. Click here to visit UJ's island.

Career Services

With your UJ qualification in your arsenal, your dream career is around the corner. Use your UJ Alumni Network membership to access career services and opportunities for career advancement. Click here to see how you can get a head start.

UJ School of Tourism and Hospitality (STH)

UJ's STH has a host of conferencing and dining facilities. With a 10% discount from STH, UJ Alumni Network members can get a taste of the good life. Click here  to see what STH has on the menu.

Invitations to Events

UJ's vision, as an international University of choice, anchored in Africa, is to dynamically shape our shared future. It is therefore fitting that we create a dedicated platform for our alumni members to engage in the pressing challenges facing our current and future leaders. As UJ Network Alumni member, we will invite you to attend curated alumni events and Faculty public lectures. Join us for interesting conversations, networking opportunities and the chance to mingle with alumni from various sectors.

PsyCaD Services

UJ's Centre for Psychological Services and Career Development (PsyCaD) is present on all UJ campuses and provide a variety of services that include counselling, career guidance and assessment. Your UJ Alumni Network membership entitles you to a 15% discount on these services. Click here to visit the PsyCaD website.

Get your Alumni card

Click here if you are a member and do not have a card.

The UJ Alumni Network Card will give you access to all UJ Campuses. It costs R20 and it is only obtainable upon the paying the annual membership fee of R200. As soon as your membership is paid, the access card is valid for 12 months.

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