Benefits and Discounts

As BCU Alumni, you can access a wide range of benefits and services, including further study discounts, sports centre memberships and library access.

Further study discounts

The Graduate Scholarship is a 20% fee reduction available to all BCU graduates (BA, BSc, LLB, MA, MSc, LLM, PGCE) enrolling onto an eligible Master’s or PhD qualification, whether you’re continuing your studies or returning to BCU. It is aimed at encouraging you to fulfil your postgraduate potential by continuing your academic career at BCU.

More about the scholarship

Careers+ support

Ongoing careers advice and support for three years after you graduate, including opportunities to attend career events, facilitating your career development.

Recent graduates can also apply for BCU roles as part of the Grow Your Own graduate programme.

Sign up for careers support

Library Access

Our libraries provide access to around 62 million resources including books, online journals and much more. Alumni are welcome to register as library users after graduation for a fee of just £35 a year. External library membership still gives you access to the library to study where you can also borrow up to four items, free WiFi on campus and access to the BCU Open Access Repository.

BCU Library

University Systems

BCU Alumni can continue to access services on the University system for 24 months after the completion of their course. Systems include iCity, mySRS, OneDrive, Moodle, Mahara and Office 365.

University Systems

University Email

As a BCU graduate, you can still use your BCU email account for 24 months after you graduate under the University Student Password policy. You can access your BCU email online using the Outlook app or by using the ‘Student Email’ link at the bottom of our website.

University Email

Sports Centre

The Doug Ellis Sports Centre boasts an 80-station fitness suite, an eight-court sports hall and an all-weather pitch, as well as workout and spinning studios. Visitors can take advantage of a selection of classes and choose a personalised fitness programme. As BCU Alumni, you can have discounted membership to the sports centre, so that even after you graduate, you can still get your fitness fix. Monthly membership starts from £10 per month and flexible payment schemes are available, as well as the option to pay per visit.

Doug Ellis Sports Centre

Keeping up to date

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