What's in it for me?

As an alumnus of the University of Cumbria you benefit from a range of discounts and services to help support you.

Further study

  • 20% postgraduate discount - For graduates who completed relevant undergraduate courses within the last 5 years. Click link for full criteria.
  • Continue to use the Library - Access to alumni is during staffed hours only (please click link and refer to your chosen library for their opening hours). Alternatively if alumni choose to become library members, a card will be issued allowing swipe access during unstaffed hours.

Developing your career

Alumni services

  • Aluminate - keep up to date with the university and fellow alumni in our newsletter.
  • Contact service – want to get back in touch with your friends? We can help, drop us an email alumni@cumbria.ac.uk
  • Reunions – Thinking of organising your reunion? We offer a wide range of support. 
  • Archives – We hold prospectuses, photos and other memorabilia going back to the legacy institutions of our campuses. We welcome visits to view the archives.
  • Claim your FREE 'class of' pin badge. For any graduate 2009 onwards we have a pin badge for you. Whether you didn't attend graduation, or lost it since, drop us an email alumni@cumbria.ac.uk with your postal adress and year of graduation to claim.

Campus benefits

  • Sports discounts – alumni get a discount on sports memberships in Carlisle and Lancaster.
  • Conference and events discount - alumni get 10% off when booking your meeting, event or conference on campus.
  • Keep your details up to date for news of further campus benefits.
  • Become a Friend of the Stanwix Theatre and save money on ticket prices for student productions.

    For an annual discounted membership fee of only £5.00 you will be entitled to receive the following benefits:

    • Advance copy of e-brochure
    • Priority booking
    • Quarterly newsletter
    • 50% reduction on the full ticket price for all student productions

    To become a Friend of the Stanwix Theatre please email: boxoffice@stanwixtheatre.co.uk