CAW Connect

Your personal Alumni Community

After you complete your studies with The College of Animal Welfare, you are invited to become a member of our alumni community, CAW Connect.

CAW Connect is an innovative social networking website and education hub. Use your account to access special alumni discounts and CPD offers, benefit from exclusive resources and careers advice, discuss the latest industry news and keep up-to-date with college fundraising!

To login to your CAW Connect account, use the personal login details provided to you in your course certification letter. If you would like to request your login details please email

Get involved at The College of Animal Welfare

If you're a member of our alumni, there are many ways you can stay connected to The College of Animal Welfare!

Become a guest speaker

Do you have knowledge and expertise to share? We are always on the lookout for alumni who are willing to join us as guest lecturers and speakers on our short courses and industry congresses.

Contact us to register your interest

Support the CAW Hardship Fund

The College of Animal Welfare has a hardship fund, which was set up to support students who are suffering financial distress and, for whatever reason, are unable to access any other kind of help. Help a fellow student to succeed!

Make a donation via CAW Connect

Become an ambassador

If you’re a natural talker and happy speaking to prospective students about your experiences studying at the College, why not come along to our open days and annual Careers With Animals Day, to help us spread the word about what we do? 

Contact us to register your interest

Train a student veterinary nurse

If you’re looking to help the next generation of veterinary nurses, why not take on one of our students on work placement? Not only will you learn new skills, but you will be helping a future member of the profession to learn the tricks of the trade!

Help the next generation of veterinary nurses

Share your story

Are you a former student with an inspirational story to tell? We are always on the lookout for alumni who are willing to inspire our current students, by talking about what they’ve achieved since leaving the College as part of a written case study.

Get in touch and tell us your story

Fundraise with us

Join the hundreds of our current and former students alike, who have raised thousands of pounds for good causes over the years: including cancer research, wildlife conservation and animal welfare organisations across the UK.

Find out more about fundraising