Alumni Association, University of Technology, Jamaica

Mission Statement

The Alumni Association, University of Technology, Jamaica, through collective effort is dedicated to integrating the goals and aspirations of its members for the University by:

  • Fostering camaraderie and professional networking
  • Commanding human, physical and financial resources for the advancement of the University

Benefits

Networking

Over, 55,000 students in various disciplines have graduated from CAST and UTech. These graduates can be found in positions at all levels in management and the professions all over Jamaica and the rest of the world. Membership in the Alumni Assocation will provide excellent opportunities for camaraderie and networking among this group.

Real affinity is usually felt when one meets a graduate in a social setting or in the world of work. A sense of kinship comes from experiences shared at UTech.

Staying in Touch It is so easy to lose touch with classmates with whom you spent trying times and joyful occasions. The many events organized by the Association throughout the year will allow you to maintain contact, and to compare notes as the years unfold.

Big Savings on Purchases Members will receive a Corporate Discount Card which entitles them to substantial discounts on purchases of a wide range of goods and services.

Use of UTech Facilities Members will have access to the Library and select Sporting Facilities on campus.

Personal & Professional Development The Alumni Association has five (5) committees i.e Budget & Finance, Membership, Fundraising & Social Activities, Campus Link & Administration, Public Relations, and Constitution & Ethics. Members are encouraged to serve on these committees. This is an excellent opportunity for you to serve your alma mater and to further broaden your personal and professional skills.

Newsletter Members will receive the Alumni/UTech Newsletter which will provide updates on the happenings on campus, tips and news about alumni based locally and overseas.

Help Improve Our University During your period of study at UTech you may have noted areas for improvement. The Alumni Association has a representative on the University Council. This provides the opportunity for the Alumni Community to influence meaningful changes in the University's policies. These improvement can benefit future students and add value to the certification of Alumni.

Activities

  • Socials
  • Educational Opportunities
  • Fundraisers
  • Awards Banquet

How to Join

Download Brochure & Application Form


On Papine Campus

  • Complete the Alumni Association, UTech Application Form
  • Take the completed Application Form & *Annual Fee JAD$2000 / US$30 to the Accounts Receivables Dept (Cashier's) on the Papine Campus. The Cashier will issue a receipt and stamp and sign the Application Form
  • Drop off the stamped Application Form at the front desk in the Main Administration Building or at the Alumni Relations Office, 3rd Floor of the Administration Building


*ATTENTION NEW GRADUATES

You are entitled to a 50% discount on our JAD$2000 / US$30 Annual Fee if you join us within the same calendar year of your graduation.


Off Campus

  • Complete the Alumni Association, UTech Application Form
  • Make payment of the JAD$2000 / US $30 Annual Fee at any NCB Branch. On the bank deposit slip note the following:
  • NCB Matilda's Corner A/C 371277358
  • Account Name - UTech
  • Paid in By - [Print Your Name, then add For Alumni Assn Membership Fee] e.g. "John Doe for Alumni Assn Membership Fee"
  • Ensure the Cashier Stamps the front of the deposit slip leaving your name visible
  • Submit a copy of 1) the completed application form and 2) the stamped deposit slip to the Alumni Relations Office at the Papine Campus
  • By Scanned Copy or PDF to utech.alumni@utech.edu.jm
  • By Fax to 876-970-2225

Contact Us

Alumni Association, UTech
c/o Alumni Relations Office
University of Technology, Jamaica
237 Old Hope Road, Kingston 6;
Email: Website: http://utechalumni.com/
Ph: 876-970-5468

ALUMNI ASSOCIATION EXECUTIVE AS AT MAY 2015

President (2nd Term)  – Ronnie Sutherland

V.P. Marketing & Public Relations (2nd Term) – Sharon Smith

V.P. Membership – Jacqueline Daley

V.P Finance & Administration – Egnon Christie

Elected Executive Members (No Portfolio)

  • Julian Patrick
  • George Davis
  • Joan Latty

Co-opted Members

  • Gregory Linton
  • Shanika Morgan


Alumni Association, UTech Contacts:

President, Mr. Ronnie Sutherland c. 876-815-2425
VP Marketing, Mrs. Sharon Smith c: 876-361-4686
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