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We hope our answers to some of your frequently asked questions help, but if you have any further queries, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Who can be part of the DMU alumni network?

How do I make sure I still hear from DMU after I graduate?

Can I get in touch with friends from my time at University?

How do I obtain a copy of my award certificate or transcript?

I’m an employer – how can I get a reference or confirmation of a student’s achievements?

I’d like to organise a reunion – can you help?

I'd like to share my news or personal memories of my time at the University. Would you be interested?

Who can be part of the DMU alumni network?

Anyone who's a former student of De Montfort University. This includes students of all the predecessor institutions that merged to make the University what it is today.

How do I make sure I still hear from DMU after I graduate?

All students are automatically become part of the University’s alumni community upon graduating or completing a course of study. Don’t forget to keep us informed of your current details so that we can keep you up-to-date with the latest news and developments and let you know about the benefits and services available to you.

How do I get in touch with friends from my time at University?

Go to the Find Your Friends page and provide us with as much information as possible. If we've got a current address for them, we'll let them know that you're trying to contact them. 

How do I obtain a copy of my award certificate or transcript?

Replacement certificates are issued by the academic awards team. Please visit http://www.dmu.ac.uk/dmu-students/the-student-gateway/academic-services/student-administrative-support/replacement-certificate.aspx for obtaining a replacement degree certificate. For further information on letters of confirmation of awards, certified copies of certificates and reference requests please visit http://www.dmu.ac.uk/studentrecords. Transcripts are produced by the faculty from which you graduated and are dependent on the relevant information still being available. 

I’m an employer – how can I get a reference or confirmation of a student’s achievements?

The University now subscribes to the Higher Education Degree Datacheck (HEDD) online verification service. All verification requests should be made using this service.

I’d like to organise a reunion – can you help?

If you've got an idea for a reunion let us know and we’ll try to help. Please contact us at alumni@dmu.ac.uk to discuss your plans. We would love to receive reports about any reunions you have organised to place on our past events section on the website.

I'd like to share my news or personal memories of my time at the University. Would you be interested?

Of course! We always love to hear from alumni, whether you’d like to share a recent achievement or fond memories with our wider audience. Please get in touch with us via email at alumni@dmu.ac.uk

 
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