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Alumni benefits

As a Cardiff University alum, you have access to a range of exclusive services and benefits that are designed to enrich your life after graduation and support you throughout your career.

To ensure you don't miss out, please keep your contact details updated.

Careers support for three years

As an alum, you’re entitled to tailored careers support from Student Futures for up to three years after your course ends. Register to access personalised careers advice, CV and cover letter guidance, coaching sessions and mock interviews.

Discount on postgraduate study

If you’re considering further study, you could benefit from the alumni postgraduate discount scheme. As a Cardiff alum, you’re eligible for a 20% reduction in tuition fees on eligible on-campus full-time and part-time master’s programmes.

Cardiff’s global alumni community at your fingertips

Cardiff Connected is the networking platform for our alumni community. There are thousands of alumni offering support, ready to help. Connect with alumni from your industry, reach out for introductions, share opportunities, or find a mentor. Join Cardiff Connected and make the connections that will get you on your way.

Event invitations

As a Cardiff University alum, you’ll receive exclusive invitations to Cardiff University networking and launch events, talks and lectures. To make sure you hear about events, please sign up to alumni emails.

Discounts on Cardiff University merchandise

The Cardiff Students’ Union shop sells official Cardiff University clothing and merchandise including stationery and gifts. To receive regular alumni discounts and offers, make sure you’re signed up to receive the monthly Cardiff Connect e-newsletter.

Library services

As an alum you have access to the University’s libraries and can borrow up to 6 items at a time, not including short loan items. Membership is free for the first year, and costs just £10 a year thereafter. You can also access certain electronic resources by using the Walk-In Access to our Electronic Resources service.

Please visit the Library page for more information.

Sports facilities

Cardiff University Alumni can access the full range of our sports and fitness facilities on a pay-per-play basis or by purchasing a discounted membership, which includes unlimited use of gyms, strength and conditioning rooms and fitness classes.

For further information or to sign up please visit our facility receptions at Fitness & Conditioning Centre (Senghennydd Road) or Sports Training Village (Talybont) with proof of your Alumni Membership Number. Once registered you can start using our sports facilities immediately and make bookings online through our Cardiff University Sport app.