FAQ Vlerick Alumni

Frequently Asked Questions: Vlerick Alumni
 
Click on a question below to discover the answer.
 
Q. What is a Vlerick alumnus?
 
MYVLERICKPROFILE & WEBSITE
 
Q. How can I log in on the website?
Q. How can I recover my password?
Q. How can I change my login?
Q. How can I update my profile?
Q. How can I update my profile picture?
Q. Which info will be shared?
Q. How can I search through the database?
 
EVENTS
 
Q. How can I subscribe myself to an event?
Q. How can I unsubscribe to an event?
Q. Can I subscribe someone else for an event?
Q. Where can I see the event pictures?
Q. Where can I ask for an invoice for an event?
 
MEMBERSHIP

 
Q. What can a paying member visit on the website?
Q. What can a non-paying member visit on the website?
Q. How can I become a paying member of Vlerick Alumni?
Q. Where can I ask an invoice for my membership?
 
MEMBER ADVANTAGES
 
Q. Where can I find an overview of the member advantages?
Q. How can I book a meeting room?
 
CAREER SERVICES
 
Q. How can I upload a vacancy?
Q. How can I find a vacancy?
Q. How can I post my CV or “a call for job”?
 
PARTNERSHIP
 
Q. How can I become a corporate partner of Vlerick Alumni?
 
MENTORSHIP
 
Q. How can I become a mentor of an MBA student?
 
SOCIAL MEDIA
 
Q. Where can I find Vlerick Alumni on social media?

 


If your question is not listed in this FAQ, do not hesitate to contact us on:
 
T +32 9 210 98 18
E alumni@vlerick.com


 
Q. What is a Vlerick alumnus?
 
A student who obtained a diploma or certificate for one of the long-term management programmes of Vlerick Business School.

Take a look at the overview of the long-term management programmes at Vlerick Business School. Only if you have followed one of those, you are a Vlerick alumnus.


 
MYVLERICKPROFILE & WEBSITE                                                                      ↑ BACK TO TOP
 
Q. How can I log on to the website?                                                                     ↑ BACK TO TOP

Choose one of the options below:
  • C. You are NOT an alumnus and have never signed in to this website:
    • Create a new MyVlerick profile by clicking on "Sign In" in the left upper corner login-screen

    •  Click on "Click here to create a new one" under the tab "No profile yet?":  
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    • Fill out the form and click on "Create User"
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Q. How can I recover my password?                                                                     ↑ BACK TO TOP

  1. Sign in via the button in the upper left-hand corner of your screen:

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  2. Click on "Forgot/change your password":

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  3. Fill out your e-mail address :

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  4. You will receive a recovery link via e-mail within minutes which allows you to reset your password
     

Can't remember which e-mailadres is linked to your account? Please send an email to alumni@vlerick.com


Q. How can I change my login?                                                                     ↑ BACK TO TOP

  • Your MyVlerick login is linked to your e-mail address

  • If this e-mail address is no longer valid or if you want to change your login (e-mail address), please fill in the following webform. You will receive an activation link within 24 hours.

Q. How can I update my profile?                                                                     ↑ BACK TO TOP

  1. Sign in via the button in upper left-hand corner of your screen:

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  2. Go to your MyVlerick profile via the button in the upper left-hand corner of your screen:

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  3. Edit your personal information by clicking on the tab "Personal Information".
        Don't forget to save your changes!

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  4. Edit your professional information by clicking on the tab "Professional Life":

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    • Select your Main function:

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    • Edit your professional roles (don't forget to save your changes!):

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    • Add a new professional role or delete one:

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  5. Decide which contact details you want to share with (or hide from) your fellow alumni:

    • Click on the tab "Alumni Information":

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    • Select which contact details you want to share with (or hide from) your fellow alumni:

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  6. Take a look at your Public Profile, in order to see which information you are sharing with your fellow alumni.In order to do so, you need to be signed in. You can access your public profile by clicking on:

    • "Public Profile" in the upper left-hand corner of your screen
    • Or the tab "View my public alumni profile" in your MyVlerick profile

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Q. How can I update my profile picture?                                                                     ↑ BACK TO TOP

 
1.    Send a professional picture as a jpg-file with a minimum resolution of 78 kb to alumni@vlerick.com
 
2.    We will upload this picture asap on your profile (pictures are uploaded monthly ).


Q. How can I search through the database?
 
Only paying members of Vlerick Alumni have access to - among other things - the database search tool.
 
1.    Go to our Alumni Database Search
 
2.    If you're not logged in, fill in your login and password
 
3.    Fill out or change your search criteria.
 


 
EVENTS                                                                     ↑ BACK TO TOP
 
Q. How can I subscribe myself to an event?

Always check your contact details in your profile and adjust if necessary before subscribing for an event.

  1. Click on the tab ‘Events' in the left-hand upper corner

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  2. Choose 'Alumni Events' as Category and click on the button  'Filter Events >'

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  3. Scroll through the events list and click on the event(s) of your choice
  4. You need to be signed in, aftwards click on "Enroll" (in right-hand column)
  5.  Select your pricing option for the event
  6. Fill out your e-mail address to which the confirmation e-mail will be sent
  7.  Select your jobtitle for the event
  8. Fill out your invoice details
  9. Tick off the event cancellation policy box
  10. Click on ‘Submit’ and you will receive a confirmation for your registration within minutes. If not, please contact us on alumni@vlerick.com 
     

 


 

Q. How can I unsubscribe to an event?

  1. Send an email to alumni@vlerick.com
     
    2. Clearly indicate you want to cancel your registration for a specific event
     
    3. We will confirm your cancellation

 

 


 

Q. Can I subscribe someone else for an event?
 
Some of our events are also accessible for third parties

  • Third parties (= non-Vlerick alumni) can register themselves after creating a "MyVlerick" account and following the same steps as alumni described here.

  • If you want to register someone else in their stead for an event, please follow the steps below:
     
    1.    Send an email to alumni@vlerick.com
     
    2.    Indicate the following information of the participant:
    • Name and date of the event
    • Last name
    • First name
    • Company
    • Function
    • E-mail address
    • Company address

 
Q. Where can I see the event pictures ?
 
Choose one of the following options:

In case the event pictures you are looking for are not listed, it means there are no photos available.


 
Q. Where can I ask for an invoice for an event?
 
Send an email to alumni@vlerick.com with the following information:

  • Event name and date
  • Participant details: last name, first name, company name and function, email address
  • Invoice details: company name, company address, invoice email address
     

 
MEMBERSHIP                                                                      ↑ BACK TO TOP
 
Q. What can a paying member visit on the website?
 
Paying members have full access to our website.
 


 
Q. What can a non-paying member visit on the website?

  • View the event pages, in order to subscribe for events
  • Update personal contact details.

Q. How can I become a paying member of Vlerick Alumni?
 
Check the membership pages for more information on all the benefits and subscription details.
 


 
Q. Where can I request an invoice for my membership?

 
Request an invoice for your membership  Please also note that your membership fee is VAT exempted.


 
MEMBER ADVANTAGES                                                    ↑ BACK TO TOP
 
Q. Where can I find an overview of the member advantages?
 
Take a look at our member advantages


 
Q. How can I book a meeting room?
 
Gold and Platinum members of Vlerick Alumni can book a meeting room for meetings, brainstorming sessions, workshops, seminars and other events at the Ghent and Leuven campus. Our meeting spaces are equipped with every possible facility (flip chart, wireless internet, beamer, etc.) and catering can be ordered separately.

  1. Send an e-mail to alumni@vlerick.com or contact us on +32 9 210 98 18.
     
    2. Mention date, hours and the number of people.
     
    3. To confirm your booking, a confirmation e-mail will be sent with a catering form.
    (Your booking is only valid after confirmation)

The rooms can be booked from 8 am till 11 pm on week days (except bank holidays or closing periods of Vlerick Business School).

Take a look at our meeting rooms


 
CAREER SERVICES                                                            ↑ BACK TO TOP
 
Q. How can I upload a vacancy?
 
Vlerick alumni can post vacancies via the Vlerick Career Platform. Third parties can also post vacancies via the Vlerick Career Platform, but need to register first. Please use the following link to find all necessary information.

Upload your vacancy 
 


 
Q. How can I find a vacancy?
 
Go to our Career Platform 
 


 
Q. How can I post my CV or “a call for job”?
 
Go to our Career Platform


 
PARTNERSHIP                                                                     ↑ BACK TO TOP
 
Q. How can I become a corporate partner of Vlerick Alumni?
 
Please contact our General Manager, Mr. Geert Fiers.

T +32 9 210 98 17 or E geert.fiers@vlerick.com

Join us as a Corporate Partner
 


MENTORSHIP                                                                      ↑ BACK TO TOP
 
Q. How can I become a mentor of an MBA student?
 
Please contact our General Manager, Mr. Geert Fiers.  
 
T + 32 9 210 98 17 or E geert.fiers@vlerick.com

Join us as a mentor


SOCIAL MEDIA                                                                      ↑ BACK TO TOP
 
Q. Where can I find Vlerick Alumni on social media?
 

Follow us on:     LinkedIN Facebook Twitter

or contact us via Skype: Skype vlerick.alumni

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Activate your account here.

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