Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is the VUSC Alumni Association?

A. In November 2010 the Victoria University Secondary College Past Students and Staff Association was formally incorporated to bring together students and staff who attended the St. Albans Technical School, Jamieson Park College, Brimbank College and the Victorian University Secondary College, which is now the VUSC, incorporating the Brimbank campus, the Kealba and Deer Park Secondary College campuses.

Q. When does the Alumni Association meet?

A. Meetings are held bimonthly at the Brimbank VUSC campus, and your participation would be welcome. Please contact the Secretary at vuscassociation@hotmail.com for dates and times.

Q. What are the purposes of an Alumni Association?

A. The Association was established to:

-  Help former students and staff to maintain social and networking contact through reunions, emails, web Blogs and celebrating major events.

-  Further the educational, social and professional needs of past and current students and staff.

-  Contribute to the welfare of the College.

Q. What are the benefits of joining an Alumni Association?

A. There are countless opportunities. In addition to gaining friendships, they include networking with leaders in all professions who attended one of the schools; direct business and professional opportunities; serving on the Alumni Association committee and organizing events.

Q. What are the fees and costs involved with membership in an Alumni Association?

A. There is a once-off joining fee of $10, and an annual membership fee of $20. For Year 12 students, all fees are waived for the first year of membership. If you wish to provide a donation, that will be welcomed. Donate $100 or more and become a Foundation member.

Q. How do I make a payment?

A. All types of payments can be made to:

The Secretary

Past Students and Staff Association

PO Box 83, St. Albans, Vic. 3021

PayPal, payable to:   vuscassociation@hotmail.com

Cheque payable to:  ‘Past Students and Staff Association, Inc.’

Or direct deposit to our Westpac account: BSB 033-080 A/C 515901. Include your Surname, Initial and reference.

Q. Are members of the Alumni Association required to contribute to the association?

A. Members are not required to make ongoing contributions. However, to assist with sponsorship programs, contributions of any amount are always encouraged, welcomed - and appreciated!

Q. How do I become a member?

A. Click on the Download a membership form and send to the Association Secretary.

NOTE: By completing this form, you agree to receive automatic issues of the Association Newsletter to your email address. If you do not wish to receive the Newsletter, register as a member on the Alumni website, log in, go to ‘Edit my Profile’ and select ‘Edit my personal details, qualifications & privacy settings’ and click on the box ‘I do not wish to receive VUSC Alumni Association news’.

Q: How can I get more information?

A. The Association website provides the most comprehensive information about the Association, activities, planned events, and notices.

Contact the Secretary by letter at:

Past Students and Staff Association

PO Box 83, St. Albans, Vic. 3021

Or email VUSCassociation@hotmail.com

Q. Does the Association have a Twitter and Facebook accounts?

A. No.