In the 1920s, Peking University alumni organizations extended from the United States and Europe to Shanghai, Beijing, Nanjing, etc. During this period, Peking University alumni activities were quite active, but they were in a state of spontaneous fragmentation, unsound organization, small scale and strength. Decentralized, limited ability to serve alumni. After the founding of the People's Republic of China, more than 30 years before and after the reform and opening up, the alumni association was in a quiet period for a long time.
On May 4, 1984, the Beijing University Alumni Association was established as an official national independent association. In 1992, the Beijing University Alumni Association officially registered with the Ministry of Civil Affairs and became an independent corporate legal person. After the 100th anniversary of Peking University in 1999, the Alumni Association established a permanent secretarial institution and established an alumni work department under the Peking University Education Foundation. Since the 21st century, the school has placed alumni work in a more prominent position, making full use of school resources, and constantly adding