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As a member of the University of Chester alumni community, there are a number of exciting benefits and opportunities waiting for you! Simply sign up with us below to ensure you can access all that you are entitled to.

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If you completed your studies within the last two years, you may be eligible for our new graduate benefits. Take a look here.

Take a look below and explore the full list of exclusive benefits available to you…

Exclusive discounts on further study – you can currently receive 25% off a postgraduate taught Master’s course (full or part-time) with our Graduate Loyalty Discount.* This offer is available to returning Bachelor and PGCE alumni. International alumni are invited to apply for the International Alumni Scholarship.** The University also runs six-week Introduction to Language and Culture courses – alumni can receive a discount by emailing
Once you register your details with us, you will receive ACH1EVE, our free alumni magazine, straight to your inbox annually. We are always on the lookout for alumni to contribute articles - if you would like to get involved, please email
As a valued member of our alumni community, you are also warmly invited to attend various talks, lectures and research seminars  across the institution – please ensure your contact details and preferences are up-to-date here to receive information about these and follow us on social media. You can also access a wide range of University networking and volunteering opportunities, such as mentoring, guest lecturing, and speaking at events – this is a great way to share your skills and knowledge with those just beginning their Chester stories. 
As alumni, you are entitled to free lifetime library membership! This membership includes access to our on-site libraries and permission to borrow up to four items from the main library collections for three weeks at a time*** - please click here for more information. 
Alumni are welcome to purchase an exclusive guest membership to the University’s Fitness Suite and facilities, at the competitive price of £205 for 12 months. For more information, please click here.
You can still make use of your University email address ( for up to 18 months after you complete your studies. Please note that we are no longer able to extend this offer past 18 months due to cybersecurity requirements. Please click here for the FAQ.
If you are planning to arrange a reunion with your University friends or would like to visit our sites, please email us at to discuss the options available. Please note that COVID restrictions are still in place on-site.

In order to access these benefits and hear from us about the latest opportunities, please keep your contact details and preferences up-to-date with us here.

*Terms and conditions apply and can be found here.

**Terms and conditions apply, please email for more details.

***The main collections are the academic stock, excluding the short loan collection, children's books, school experience material, and audio-visual equipment and material. Journals are not available for loan to any borrower.