Unlock the power of your staff  community

Aluminate for Education is the world’s most customisable staff and HR engagement software platform.

We help you unlock the human resources opportunities within your staff community and deliver value for your institution.

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Aluminate Engagement  Software Platform

Aluminate delivers a private online space that encourages the formation of new meaningful inter-member relationships.

With its unique builder system, Aluminate is the most flexible alumni engagement software in the world. It also delivers a variety of sophisticated solutions catering for engagement needs across your institution whether they are mentoring, group management, data updates, or event marketing.

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The Advantages of Your Own Community Platform

Your essential guide to leveraging value from your alumni network with our alumni engagement software

Premium Engagement Modules

Enhance your platform with a range of relationship-driven, content-driven and administrative modules.

The Directory

Create your perfect user profile and then deliver dynamic discovery pages to enable your members to search and filter using full text search. Make available even those who haven’t yet registered with our unique ‘stub profile’ system. An alumni engagement software with bespoke features.

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Interactive Chat Messaging

Beautiful chat, but more. Aluminate includes a fluid and intuitive chat interface used not only for traditional messaging but also coordinates actions such as handling inter-member connection requests. Users can view the full history of your relationships on a single channel.

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Open Connection Networks

Deploy multiple targeted, self-organising, peer-to-peer mentoring programmes. Each network can service a different connection profile – for example student-alumni, alumni-alumni or even staff-staff. The user-managed request interaction scales globally with minimal staff resource. Aluminate eMentoring avoids the resource-intensive process of manually matching mentors with mentees but includes all the necessary functions to safeguard the user experience. An alumni engagement software you can rely on.

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Managed Connection Networks

All the flexibility of the Open Networks but for more serious connection programmes with a commitment of ‘high touch’ staff resource to maintain quality. Our alumni engagement software allows you to approve who has access to Managed Networks as well as quality check requests between members. This delivers the perfect ‘high tech, high touch’ solution and is great where your participants are VIPs or require extra support.

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Admissions Ambassadors

Inspire prospective students to come to your institution by connecting them with current students or alumni. The Ambassadors programme can be either an Open or Managed connection programme, targeted specifically at supporting your Admissions office increase conversion rates. Particularly effective at encouraging international placements as it allows foreign applications to find Ambassadors from their own country.

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Regional & Interest Groups

Deploy an unlimited number of groups, targeted at particular regions or interests, giving your users a collaborative space to exchange ideas via a shared chat board, publish events and upload and share resources.

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Digital library

An online archive allowing you to publish protected digital resources: upload photos, create articles, embed videos and more. All with full tracking statistics down to the per-user level. An alumni engagement software with unique features.

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Jobs & Opportunities

Share opportunities with your members, giving them exclusive access to internships, work experience and employment opportunities. Publish your own postings and allow your users to submit opportunities for review.

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Event Promotions

Our alumni engagement software makes sure your community stays aware of upcoming events. Including RSVP functionality and attendees lists, each event can link to the ticketing page appropriate for that event – be it your own institution’s event system, Eventbrite, Facebook or even a Doodle form.

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Social Media Centre

Embed an unlimited number of social media feeds from Facebook, Twitter and YouTube and any other social network which permits their content to be integrated. A typical alumni engagement software feature

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The Dashboard

A visually enticing and ever-changing landing page showcasing
all your portal has to offer.

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Administrative Functions

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You can customise the design, profile fields and every word within your tailored platform so that your members feel truly at home.

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Identity Validation

To create a safe and high-trust environment, all registrations are put through a rigorous but efficient identity verification process.

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Management Tools

Authorised staff have access to a powerful management area from which they can steward the community, run reports and manage data.

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Data Imports and Exports

Use your own data to ‘seed’ the profiles of users and then export fresh data that users have updated, all tied back to your own database ID.

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SSO & Integrations

Advanced installations of Aluminate can benefit from standard or bespoke single-sign-on and data integrations.

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Custom User Groups

Support all your communities! Aluminate allows you to customise the full experience per user group, be they alumni, students, staff, offer holders and more.


Stories of SUCCESSFUL Aluminate services

e-Mentoring scheme

The e-Mentoring scheme that has been set up at Lincoln College, Oxford, is now one of the College’s proudest achievements in my view, giving career advice to students that very few will have access to.


Arthur Wakeley, JCR President, Lincoln College, University of Oxford


Nothing beats seeing the product in action. An online demo is a good first step and can be viewed from the comfort of your own desk.


Aluminati’s products are great because we nurture deep partnerships with organisations within the sector.
Our partners share resource to improve our products and help innovate new cutting edge solutions. In return they receive a range of benefits.