UBC’s Department of Political Science alumni have a longstanding history of individual achievements and collective success. Our alumni have made a mark for themselves internationally and in a vast diversity of careers.

As part of the University’s start an evolution campaign, the Department of Political Science invites alumni and friends to support thinking that can change the world. At UBC, we generate ideas that improve and inspire. You can help start an evolution through involvement and investment. This can be as simple as volunteering your time or as generous as making a donation. You can have a lasting impact on generations of students and scholars. To learn about different ways to give or how you can get involved, please contact the Faculty of Arts Development Office.


1. Are there perks for UBC alumni?

Yes! Check out the list of UBC Alumni’s benefits and services including career resources and discounts on travel, events, products and attractions.

These offers not only save you money and keep you connected, but part of the proceeds goes to support alumni and student programs.

2. How do I find out more about department events?

Visit our Events Listing Page.

To learn about UBC-wide events, check out the alumni UBC listing.

3. How can I add my name to the department newsletter mailing list?

Subscribe to our newsletter here.

4. How do I remove my name from an email or publication mailing list?

To update your UBC subscriber listings, please email UBC Alumni Records at Within the body of your email, please state your first and last name, degree and what subscription you would like removed from your alumni profile.

5. I’ve heard that alumni have access to a free UBC e-mail forwarding service. Where do I sign up?

You can sign up for our free email forwarding service here.

6. What is an Alumni A-Card?

The Alumni A-Card, which is free for all UBC alumni, gives you access to discounts on a host of attractions, services, events and much more. Sign up for your Alumni A-Card today!

Don’t see your question here? Visit the UBC Alumni Affairs website for more FAQs.