Welcome to UEL Connect

UEL Connect allows you to re-connect with classmates and expand your professional network by making the most of the University of East London’s secure new platform. Our networking platform has been designed to cultivate a culture of staying in touch and helping each other out. It’s easy to sign up quickly by importing your LinkedIn or Facebook profile. Below you will find some answers to common questions which you may find useful. 


How do I access UEL Connect

You can sign up to UEL Connect using your existing social media account or using your email address. UEL Connect can be accessed on your desktop, tablet or mobile using all major internet service providers.

How secure is UEL Connect

The platform is a closed network only accessible by individuals that we have approved. You can control the amount of information others see about you through your profile settings.

What can I do on UEL Connect

UEL Connect has been designed as a one-stop-shop to keep you up to date with the happenings at UEL. You can update and control your profile yourself, adding or changing information as and when you need to. With the Directory function you can find old friends and make new connections, which could help you advance your own career. You can share your knowledge with others, and help both current students and other graduates. You can also let UEL know how you would like to be involved with us in the future. You are also able to both look for and share jobs on the platform.  We also share information on the latest events taking place at UEL and how you can attend, similar to the jobs section if you have an event you would like to share with other UEL Graduates you are able to do so. You can use UEL Connect to create groups based on interests or countries and message others directly based on the information they share. There is so much you can use UEL Connect for, so why not give it a try! 

Who will I find on UEL Connect

You will find other like-minded final year undergraduate students, postgraduate students and UEL Graduates. 

Is UEL Connect just another social media channel?

No, we still want to interact with you on our social media channels. UEL Connect allows you to interact with other graduates in a way you haven't been able to do before. 

Who I contact if I have issues signing up?

Please contact the alumni office on alumni@uel.ac.uk and someone will be back in contact with you within 3 working days.

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