In addition to being known as extremely talented and capable engineers, the graduates of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering of Ruhuna University, are known for good networking among themselves. The Ruhuna Alumni Association of Civil and Environmental Engineering Graduates (RACEE) is founded with the aim of formalizing such strong relationships among the department and its graduates who are practicing as Engineers now.
Civil and Environmental Engineering Society (CEES) is the main society within the department that consists of the academic staff and students. The role of academic staff within the society is mainly advisory. The goal of the Civil and Environmental Engineering Society is to upgrade student’s life in the department giving them opportunity to improve their leadership and interpersonal qualities. Apart CEES represent the department in inter-university, national and international activities.