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Welcome to the Class of 2023

We're still here for you

We have made a promise we intend to keep – to ensure you have a life-changing journey, and your journey doesn’t stop here.You have now become an alumnus; someone who has graduated from the University of Sunderland.

Membership is free and automatic and gives you access to excellent benefits and support services. Get started now by registering at the button below.

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Celebrate our grads with free ice cream

Luxury Vending ice cream

It's time to celebrate our amazing Class of 2023 graduates! To make the occasion even more special, we're giving away free ice cream during the summer graduation ceremonies. 

We'll be rolling out the ice cream carts outside the main entrance of the Stadium of Light after the graduations ceremonies during the week 10th - 14th July from 11am-12:30pm and from 4pm-5:30pm. Just register on this website and show the ice cream staff the confirmation email for your free treat.


Alumni benefits

Female students in Murray Library


Competition time

Hoodies and amazon prize

To celebrate our Class of 2023, we are giving away six prizes to six lucky winners*. We have x3 £50 Amazon vouchers and x3 University of Sunderland hoodies. Just register on this website between 5th and 9th of July to enter our prize draw.

*For all Class of 2023 new graduates who register between the 5th of July and the 9th of July 2023.




Stage Clip - Capturing your special moment

Stage Clip

Stage Clip captures a video of the moment you cross the stage and receive your award. Your personalised video will feature your name, graduation date and degree award. You will receive an email after your ceremony containing a link to download your StageClip. Alternatively, click here to find your video.


Three years of free careers support

We’re ready to launch your graduate career. Are you? 

The Sunderland Futures team are here to support you with your career and next steps for up to 3 years after you've completed your course. 

With Graduate Launchpad, you will get a personalised plan to keep you on track and launch your graduate career, including advice on the options with your degree, CVs, application forms and LinkedIn profiles, searching and applying for jobs and postgraduate courses, and much more. 

You will also have unlimited access to our on-demand, digital tools and resources packed with great content; like Sunderland Futures online where you can search the latest graduate opportunities, join a range of live online webinars coming up in July for new graduates, and take interactive, short e-learning courses. 

Register as a graduate now

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