Alumni are graduates of Divine Word University as well as graduates of Divine Word Institute (DWI) and Divine Word High School (DWHS), as it was in previous years.

DWU Alumni Association

This is an association formed by the alumni or former graduates of the Divine Word University. Their purpose is to meet and foster the participation of its members in the activities of the University, leading to mutually beneficial relations being formed between the Alumni and the members of the University. The Alumni helps to promote the interests of the University. The Alumni can positively contribute to the development of the University by expressing the opinion of its members or the University Community. The Alumni is also able to assist the University financially by raising funds from functions, raffles and other means.

The DWU Alumni Association (DWUAA) consists of a National Executive Committee and Provincial Chapters representing each province of Papua New Guinea . Currently there are three Chapters established: the Madang Chapter, East New Britain and Port Moresby Chapter. Alumni in other provinces are in the process of establishing their Chapters.

DWU has appointed an officer at the University to coordinate activities between the DWU Alumni Association and the university. This is the office of the Alumni Coordinator and the major objective of this office is to serve the Alumni by keeping them up to date on the developments of the University and to assist in fundraising for the University. (See Development and Self-Reliance)

If you are an alumni of DWU/DWI/DWHS and you would like the opportunity to contribute or continue your relation with the University by joining the Association, please complete the form below and send to the address as shown. You are welcome to contact the Alumni Office for more information or queries.

Some ways you can assist the University may be:

  • Providing opportunities for student work experience at your company.
  • Guest lecturing or assisting to find guest lecturers from your place of work.
  • Tell us your story….'. Provide information on how your education at DWU has affected your life.
  • Monetary donations for general use or project use.
  • Purchase or contribute toward the purchase of a book or books for the Friendship Library.

Update your details

This is for all graduates of DWU, DWI and DWHS. Please update your details to enable the Alumni Office to keep you in touch with the University and the Alumni Association.

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