(plural: alumnae; pronunciation: the letters ‘ae’ in the plural form rhyme with the letters ‘ee’ in “bee” — for the right pronunciation, please click here)
a female (woman) student who has completed her graduation course;
a former female (girl/woman) student of a school, college or university, i.e. a student who completed her education from a certain school, college or university some time ago,
An alumna of St. Mary’s College for Women has posted an invitation on her blog inviting all the alumnae of the college to send in their email ID’s and mobile numbers to her so that she can form a community and all the old friends can get in touch with one another.