Benefits and services

Business and research information 

  • Business Source Alumni Edition - LUMS graduates are offered free access to the alumni edition of the EBSCO Publishing business database; which includes publications in nearly every area of business and full text sources ranging from general periodicals to trade publications and top management journals.
  • Lancaster University library – Lancaster graduates can join the library as alumni members, for a discounted annual fee. Membership includes access to printed materials and walk-in access to some electronic resources. alumni offer

To help negotiate job offers as effectively as possible, up to 50 alumni can get free access to this online salary negotiation training course, taught by negotiation professors from London Business School and INSEAD and career coaches like Daniel Porot.

The core course lasts one hour and is being used to teach salary negotiation skills to MBA students at business schools in the UK, Europe and Asia.

To register for one of the limited number of places, email

The Economist alumni offer

‌If you subscribe to The Economist using our alumni link, and paying by direct debit, the cost will be only £12 for your first 12 issues (saving 90% on the cover price). Then just £38 per quarter (13 issues) for the remainder of the year, followed by the standard subscription rate of £46 per quarter (13 issues) thereafter.

The offer also includes full access to and The Economist in audio, as well as The Economist apps for iPad, iPhone, Android, Windows 8, Chrome, BlackBerry and Kindle Fire.... and a free 4GB memory stick.

Please note - the alumni subscription offer is available to UK residents only.

Transcripts and certificates

Duplicate degree certificates and/or transcripts can be requested via Lancaster University Student Registry.