UCL Alumni


Connect for Success

Unlock the power of your global UCL alumni community with Connect for Success: exciting events and opportunities to build your personal and professional connections and expand your learning.

Connect for Success

Whether you’re new to the alumni community or graduated a long time ago, Connect for Success is here to help you make the most of your UCL alumni network. 

Join us for a series of free virtual events, including coffee networking sessions and global gatherings, where you can meet fellow alumni, share experiences and forge valuable connections – wherever you are in the world. Our UCL Connect professional development events will provide you with the tools and knowledge to excel in your career – whatever career path you are on.

Events start in October 2023. Keep checking this page and your alumni newsletters for more events and opportunities as they are added to the schedule. Sign up for individual events using the links below. 

Upcoming events

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UCL Connect: Thriving at work - balancing wellbeing and success in your career

Online event: 6 October 2023, 12:30pm–1:30pm BST

Join leadership and business coach and UCL alumna Nathalie Van Haaren (MSc Management 2014) to learn how to achieve a good work-life balance, recognise burnout and set healthy boundaries. Gain valuable insights for long-term career success while prioritising your wellbeing.

Book your place

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UCL Connect: Giving Good Feedback

In-person event: 29 November 2023, 6.30pm-8.45pm BST, UCL Bloomsbury Campus

Margaret Cheng will deliver an interactive workshop to explain how you can practise some simple techniques to make feedback a more routine and less emotionally charged part of your personal and professional communication.

Book your place

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UCL Coffee Connect

UCL Coffee Connect matches you at random with another alum or student to have a relaxed chat over virtual coffee, share knowledge, build networks and just get to know someone new.

Thousands of UCL alumni and students have taken part in previous rounds of UCL Coffee Connect. Read about their experiences

Sign up

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Global Gatherings 2023

Online event: 6 December 2023, 2pm-3.30pm or 6pm-7.30pm (GMT)

Join us online for a UCL Global Gathering - a unique opportunity to connect with graduates from across UCL’s vibrant international community.

We are running two sessions on Wednesday 6 December, hosted online via Zoom, from 2pm-3.30pm and 6pm-7.30pm (both GMT UK time).

UCL's alumni team will facilitate rounds of speed networking in breakout rooms, so you can meet different people and enjoy meaningful conversations.