The mission of Alumni Relations is to maintain a lifelong relationship with alumni through opportunities and benefits that promote interaction and engagement with Wits and facilitates their contribution to the advancement and success of the University.
To implement an alumni liaison programme that will encourage alumni to identify themselves with the University; to generate and sustain interest and participation in University affairs; to inspire alumni to contribute to the development of the University and the promotion of its good name and reputation, locally and internationally; to build and enhance relationships with alumni.
To provide a focal point of contact among alumni through the implementation of a programme of reunions, events and functions; through printed and electronic communications; and through the creation of networking opportunities for self- development.
To establish and maintain an alumni structure that facilitates and enhances the relationship between the University and its alumni. This includes establishing and servicing alumni associations/chapters/clubs and facilitating and arranging meetings.
To support an effective advancement programme through collaboration and cooperation with all entities in the Office of Advancement in the implementation of an alumni programme.
To strengthen ties between the university and alumni and encourage them to participate in the various cultural, social and scientific activities.
Tel: +27 (0)11 717 1000
1 Jan Smuts Avenue
Johannesburg, South Africa