The Alumni Association of Xi’an University of Posts and Telecommunications was founded on May 6th, 2012 by the administration of the University. The incumbent President of the Association is Professor Lu Jianjun, who is also the President of the University. The Association provides a channel for communication between the alumni and the University and has three primary purposes: To contact and unite all alumni; to strengthen the bond between the Alma Mater and the alumni both at home and abroad; and to inherit and carry forward the respected traditions of academic excellence and innovative scientific research. The Association has more than 70,000 alumni worldwide with the majority enjoying successful careers in their chosen fields. Moreover, the Association has established twenty-two branches in China and one in North America, which is in the process of being organized. The Association strongly supports the Alma Mater by providing social practice, internships, and job opportunities to undergraduates and postgraduates and by initiating and coordinating scientific research projects in cooperation with other universities, domestic enterprises, and multinational corporations.