The College of West Anglia

Are you a former student of CWA?

The College of West Anglia is proud to have provided education and training to thousands of students across Norfolk & Cambridgeshire, helping them achieving their dream careers. Our alumni association is a great way for former students to celebrate their achievements with the college, keep in touch with each other and build new connections, whilst inspiring current learners.

Alumni Benefits

By being part of the CWA Alumni network, you have access to a range of exclusive benefits and services. This includes discounts on some of our courses, activities and services, as well as free, personalised career advice to help develop your professional skills.

To take advantage of your benefits, simply quote your alumni discount code when you book a service. Your discount code can be found in the monthly alumni newsletter. Not receiving yours? Please sign up here.

20% discount on our Microsoft Office Specialist courses

Alumni are entitled to 20% off our Microsoft Office Specialist courses.

Career Advice

Come to talk to us about how to develop your career.

10% off dining

Alumni will receive a 10% discount on all meals in the Novus Restaurant, King's Lynn campus.

20% discount at The Salon

As an alumni member, you are entitled to receive a 20% discount on all hair & beauty salon services at both King's Lynn and Wisbech campuses.

Discounts on dog grooming

Receive 20% off all dog grooming services at our K9 Dog Grooming Salon, Cambridge campus.

20% off agricultural workshops

Experience agricultural workshops at Woodside Farm, Cambridge campus, with a 20% discount on non-accredited workshops and training in subjects such as tractor driving and lambing.

Alumni Wall

Want to know what other students have done since leaving CWA? Read their stories here and share your own experiences so we can show our current students what they can achieve.

Get involved

Whether you can give us a testimonial about your time at the College of West Anglia, speak to our students at an event, offer work experience or more, we’d love you to get involved with us. It’s a great way to get back to your roots.


Who will you inspire? We’re on the lookout for former students’ stories about the experiences they’ve had after their time with us. Whether you’ve stayed local or journeyed far, we want to know where CWA has taken you.

To share your story, please fill this form.


Apprentices are a fantastic resource to be able to add to your company. With 96% of employers that take on an apprentice reporting a benefit to their business, and the average apprenticeship increasing business productivity by £214 a week, what are you waiting for?

Want to find out more? Click here.


Hearing about the success of someone who was once in their exact position can really inspire students. There are various ways you can help; by coming to talk to a group of students about your area of expertise, giving masterclasses or taking part in a careers Q&A.

Register your interest here.


What better way for out students to understand working life than getting real, hands-on work experience placement? It’s not only invaluable for students, but business employees can gain management and supervisory experience. In addition, you could get a helping hand around the workplace for free!

Want to offer a placement to one of our students? Click here.


Develop Your Skills

If you’re thinking about returning to learning, or adding to your current skillset, we can help through a range of training opportunities, no matter what stage you are at in your career or education.

Be inspired

We publish regular articles and guides, which are designed to give you useful careers advice. They cover topics such as interviews, networking, workplace well-being and how to climb the career ladder.