Lancaster University Alumni

As alumni you are part of a global community of over 148,000 graduates in more than 180 countries.

Keep in Touch

As alumni you have access to Lancaster Online, where you can check and update your details, connect with old university friends and access free online resources.

Alumni Events

Find out about events, including reunions, fundraisers and public lectures.

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Benefits and Services

As soon as you graduate from Lancaster you have access to a range of benefits and services.

  • Certificates & Transcripts

    To order degree certificates, transcripts, High Education Achievement Records (HEAR) and Confirmation of Award letters, please visit our Alumni document ordering pages. 

    Degree Certificate

  • Careers Service

    As alumni you have access to lifetime support from your careers service.

    You can log in to TARGETconnect to access online support from our careers team. This provides a number of resources, including:

    • Booking an appointment with a career advisor
    • Getting free access to psychometric tests
    • Searching for jobs in our job listings
    • Asking a careers advisor a question anytime using 'My Queries'

    As alumni, our Knowledge Bank is also available to you to support you in career planning. This contains careers information and resources, as well as graduate recruitment and labour market insights.

    If you are starting-up a business or are a new entrepreneur, you can also visit Lancaster University Enterprise Centre to access alumni support.



  • Memorabilia

    Fancy a souvenir to commemorate your time at Lancaster? You can visit our online shop which offers an assortment of products; from LU hoodies to our own Lancaster University Graduate Bear!

    You can also choose from our range of Lancaster University memorabilia:


  • Library and Free Online Journal Access

    Discounted library access - visit our Alumni Library pages for further information.

    Free access to:

    Back issues of thousands of academic journals in a wide variety of disciplines.

    The SAGE portfolio includes more than 900 journals spanning the Humanities, Social Sciences, Science, Technology, and Medicine, and more than 400 are published on behalf of learned societies and institutions.

    Project MUSE
    The leading provider of digital humanities and social science content for the scholarly community around the world. 

    JSTOR, SAGE and Project MUSE are all available through the Alumni Library pages (login required).

    Business Source
    Provides access to more than 1,200 business magazines and journals, including top management journals such as Fortune magazine, New Statesman, Time magazine and Bloomberg Businessweek.

    Email for Business Source access details.


    Books and a laptop

  • Discounts

    Alumni can receive discounts on University programmes, as well as retaining access to a number of facilities on campus for a discounted rate.

    Want to expand your skills and enhance your career through postgraduate study at Lancaster? We offer an Alumni Loyalty Scholarshipa reduction in tuition fees to all taught Master's programmes for eligible applicants. 

    As alumni you can also receive a discount on your Lancaster University Sports Centre membership.

    Book to stay in one of Lancaster's top hotels, Lancaster House Hotel, and enjoy a reduced alumni rate.

    Enjoy your special day or host an event with Lancaster Conferences, and receive some fantastic benefits:

    • Book your wedding now to receive a free drink for each guest on arrival
    • Or why not try Forrest Hills for your business? Just a few minutes’ drive away from Lancaster University, our award winning venue offers you an idyllic, peaceful setting to escape the office for away days, team building activities and workshops. Day delegate rate from £28pp. Further details available here

    To check availability and book your event please contact the Lancaster Conferences team on 01524 592444 or email and simply mention the 'Alumni Offer' when making your booking.


    Funding bursaries scholarships money

  • Visit Campus

    We welcome our alumni to come back and visit our campus. Whether you're here for an event, to use the sports facilities, or to attend an award-winning performance, Lancaster University campus is open to you. 

    You can also stay at our guest rooms on campus.


  • Associate Alumni

    If you hold a Lancaster University awarded qualification from one of our partner, or previous partnered, institutions, you are eligible to join the Lancaster University Alumni Community.  Please email to request your free alumni membership and we’ll sign you up! View the full list of institutions.


Steps Alumni Magazine

Steps 2018 edition


Steps is the official Lancaster University alumni magazine. You can catch up with the latest alumni news, features, events, exclusive interviews and more.

As a Lancaster graduate you can receive a free copy of Steps Alumni Magazine. The magazine is produced annually and is mailed to your preferred address. In order to keep receiving your copy, remember to keep your contact details up-to-date.

Download the most recent editions of Steps:

Do you have a story that will make a good feature in the next issue? Let us know by emailing

Steps Features

Donate to Lancaster University

Support us

Since 2001, through the support of over 3,800 alumni and friends of Lancaster University, over 250 projects across campus have been funded.

Some examples include:

  • Ground-breaking research, such as our Defying Dementia research
  • Student scholarships
  • Support for at-risk academics - the Lancaster Sanctuary Fellowship

Would you like to support the work we do? Visit our Giving pages.

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