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Alumni benefits

Are you making the most of your alumni benefits

As a Sheffield graduate, there are a range of benefits available to support you in your career and to help you stay connected with your university. We hope that many of our in-person benefits will reopen again soon in line with the latest government guidance. See sheffield.ac.uk/alumni/benefits for full details and current activity.

Continued study

Postgraduate discount

As a Sheffield graduate you can benefit from a discount on your tuition fees if you decide to study with us at postgraduate level. The level of discount depends on the grade you achieved in your undergraduate course and the level of study.

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Careers advice

You can continue to use the Careers Service and receive bespoke careers advice up to three years after graduation. Make an appointment to visit us on campus, or we can offer support remotely via web chat, phone or Google Meet.

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Reunions and events

We run a range of in-person and online events just for alumni. Visit the Events web page for our calendar of events and watch your inbox for exclusive invitations.

Discounted concert tickets for alumni

Graduates of the University are eligible for a 10 per cent discount off the ticket price for all University concerts. Tickets must be purchased online via TicketSource through the University of Sheffield Concerts website.

The Concerts programme includes scores of international and award-winning performers from across world, jazz, folk, contemporary and classical music. There’s also a series of concerts from our talented current students and an annual alumni concert.

Lifestyle and Leisure

Discount on sports facilities

Sport Sheffield offers a discounted membership rate for all Sheffield alumni. This membership provides access to the gym, swimming pool, steam and sauna rooms, and fitness classes all based at the Goodwin Sports Centre.

Alumni memberships

Discounted hotels

Halifax Hall

Halifax Hall is among the participating hotels.

You can receive a discount at several hotels in Sheffield. Perfect for a break in the city or Peak District.

Discounted hotels for Sheffield alumni

Inox Dine

Situated on Level 5 of the Students’ Union Building, Inox Dine is an independently run events venue and restaurant serving contemporary British food with an international twist, and you can receive a 10 per cent discount on the Inox lounge menu.

Alumni discount at Inox Dine

Wedding venue discount

Choose from three stunning wedding venues at the University of Sheffield, including Firth Court, and receive an alumni discount.

Sheffield wedding venues

Library services

Free for alumni members

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Take advantage of free membership to the University Library

You can apply for free membership of the University Library. As an alumni member you will receive a library card which enables you to borrow books from all library sites, plus on-site access to a large number of e-journal articles via the library walk-in access service. The card also allows you to access all library sites during staffed service hours, including Western Bank, the Information Commons, and the Health Sciences Libraries. All you need to do is provide proof of study or graduation.

Find out more, including how to apply for a Library card.

Alumni membership card

For some of these benefits, you may need to show your Alumni Membership Card. If you haven’t received your card yet or need a replacement, please request your alumni membership card here.

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