Benefits

Benefits

Due to the COVID-19 coronavirus, restrictions may apply to the alumni benefits and services programme.

The University provides a number of benefits and services to alumni and former postdocs.

Journals and online resources page on a laptop

Explore your free access to a number of online academic resources wherever you live around the world.

Pile of colourful books

Join fellow Cambridge alumni in stimulating discussions about our bi-monthly book selection. Discussions will be moderated by a dedicated group leader who will share additional content and ask questions to prompt debate.

Institute of Continuing Education

You might have finished your studies, but there are still plenty of opportunities to continue your learning with the University of Cambridge. Read more about our continuing education opportunities below.

Books on a shelf

Explore a selection of publications by alumni and academics, and books with a link to the University or Cambridge.

Alumni Group event
Alumni are eligible to join any of more than 430 volunteer-led Alumni Groups around the world. It's a remarkable network of friendly and engaged alumni sharing a passion and commitment to Cambridge.
Cambridge skyline

Explore a wealth of online resources from the Colleges of Cambridge. From virtual tours and choir performances to online exhibitions and even College pets! There's something for everyone.

UL books on shelves by Sir Cam

All alumni are able to access the main University Library for free.

@ symbol as used in email addresses

A free email service for University of Cambridge graduates and former postdocs.

The CAMCard - bicycle design - issued from June 2015

The CAMCard is your official alumni card and is free to all alumni who have matriculated and studied on an approved course at Cambridge.

Director of the Careers Service, Jenny Blakesley

As a Cambridge graduate, you can continue to use the University's Careers Service to help you build your career. Alternatively, sign up to share your experience with current students.

Table set for three

If you are travelling to an unfamiliar area and would like advice or assistance from someone with local knowledge, why not contact the nearest alumni group?

University Centre exterior

The University Centre is a unique social space open to everyone affiliated with the University of Cambridge and their guests.

Sports Centre exterior in summer

Alumni are eligible for a special discount on membership fees at the University Sports Centre.

University Social Club exterior

Keep in touch with your Cambridge friends, colleagues, and community.

The University Social Club (USC) is centrally located in Mill Lane and offers a lively social hub for dance and affiliated clubs together with great food and a bar.

Special offers notice in window

Special offers and benefits are often available to alumni.