Events and reunions

Our events and reunions offer you the opportunity to re-connect with your University friends and make new connections. 

Whether you live locally or overseas, you can keep in touch with developments at Plymouth by coming along to an alumni event. 

The University also runs hundreds of events each year which alumni are welcome to attend, from showcasing our world-leading research to a wide-ranging public arts programme. 

To view a full list of events at the University, please visit the University events calendar

Have a question about our events? Email us at

London Alumni Network Spring event

Date: Thursday 28 February 2019, 18:30–23:00

Venue: Senate House, University of London, Malet Street, London, WC1E 7HU

Join your fellow graduates to hear University of Plymouth Research Fellow Imogen Napper talk about her work on the sources and fate of microplastic pollution within the marine environment. 

This exciting talk entitled Plastic Pollution; investigating the not So obvious is a rare opportunity to hear from Imogen who has spent her PhD working with Professor Richard Thompson in the University’s International Marine Litter Research Unit examining the sources and fate of microplastic pollution within the marine environment.

This relaxed and informal evening will be a great opportunity to catch up with your old university friends and make new connections.

The dress code for this event is smart casual.

Tickets cost £5 per person. The ticket price includes canapés and three drinks, all proceeds raised from the ticket sales for this event will be donated to support student scholarships and bursaries at the University.

Spaces for this event are limited so please do book your place now.

London Alumni Network Summer Social event

Date: Thursday 25 July 2019, 18:30–23:00

Venue: De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms, 61–65 Great Queen Street, London, WC2B 5DA

Don’t miss the popular London Alumni Network Summer Social event, a rooftop BBQ at the exclusive De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms in Covent Garden.

Relax and enjoy a BBQ on the rooftop terrace of the Penthouse Suite. With stunning views and comfortable seating, it’s the perfect location to catch up with your old university friends and make new connections.

Tickets cost £5 per person and include BBQ food and three drinks.

Last year the tickets for the summer social sold out very quickly and so early booking is recommended.


Keep in touch

As a Plymouth graduate, you're part of our University family and we're keen to stay in touch with you. If you'd like to hear about forthcoming events and opportunities, please email and share your full name, programme of study, email address and current location.

Perhaps you know other University alumni? We'd love to hear from them. Please share this page with your fellow graduates and ask them to contact us to update their details.

Thinking about arranging your own reunion event?

If you're thinking about organising a reunion, we'll be more than happy to discuss your ideas and support the planning and promotion of the event. Find out more on our planning a reunion page.

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If you wish to attend this event but do not wish to use SurveyMonkey to book your place, please contact

Recent alumni events

Thank you to everyone who attended our recent alumni events, we hope that you enjoyed meeting your old University friends and making some new contacts. Here are some photos of our recent alumni events for you to enjoy, we look forward to seeing you again.

Recent alumni events