Alumnus is used to refer to a male graduate or former student. Alumni is the plural of alumnus but can also be used to refer to a group of men and woman graduates/former students. Alumna is used to refer to a woman graduate or former student. Alumnae is the plural of alumna.Is alum singular or plural?
"Alum" is the singular, gender-neutral term for someone who has graduated from an educational institution. It is used more commonly than alumna or alumnus. Alumni is the plural form. "Flight attendant" is the appropriate gender-neutral term.Is alumni plural?
Alumni is the plural noun for a group of male graduates or male and female graduates. An alumnus is one male graduate. An alumna is one female graduate. And for a group of female graduates, you can use the plural alumnae.