Benefits and discounts

Find out more about benefits, discounts and support available to UWE Bristol alumni.

Postgraduate discounts and scholarships

We're delighted to offer UWE Bristol alumni a tuition fee discount of 20% for 2024 entry on a number of our full-time and part-time taught postgraduate courses. 

If you graduated from an undergraduate course last year or are due to graduate this year, you may be eligible to apply for a Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship, which provides a 50% discount on selected full-time and part-time postgraduate courses.

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Professional development

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Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Our expert staff and diverse professional training courses offer you the opportunity to acquire new skills and enhance your existing experience. Many of our short and professional courses offer discounted prices to UWE Bristol alumni.

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Trailblazer programme

Offered exclusively to UWE Bristol alumni, our Trailblazer Programme focuses on maximising personal impact, boosting effectiveness and leaderships skills.

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Careers and business support

Whether you’re a recent UWE Bristol graduate or a long-standing member of our alumni community, we can support you to find a new job, progress in your role, change career, or launch a new business. We can also help you to recruit UWE Bristol student and graduate talent for your organisation.

Alumni Connect networking and mentoring

Join a community of more than 6,000 UWE Bristol alumni and students from around the world. You will find industry experts, professional contacts, local connections and old friends. You can offer to be a mentor or browse for a mentor yourself.

Find out more about Alumni Connect
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Support for new graduates

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Access to UWE Bristol systems

If you have recently graduated, or are soon to leave UWE Bristol, please look at the information for final year students, which clarifies how long you have access to systems such as Blackboard and MYUWE.

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LinkedIn Learning

With free access to LinkedIn Learning for up to a year after you complete your course, explore a vast library of over 16,000 expert-led online courses and video tutorials. 

Library membership

UWE Bristol alumni are able to join the library as members for free. Alumni are entitled to borrow up to five books at a time free of charge. Please note that, due to the University's licensing agreements, you are unable to borrow audio-visual materials and short-loan items.

To take advantage of the Library borrowing entitlement, simply complete the online application to join the Library.

Join the Library
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Reunions and finding old friends


If you’re interested in arranging a reunion event, our reunion web pages explain how we can help.

Find your friends

We can also help you connect with old University friends, either through our Alumni Connect site or find your friends service.

Other discounts and services

UWE Bristol Centre for Sport

Alumni receive discounts on membership packages, facility hire and sports services such as physiotherapy.

There is also the opportunity to get involved in events, such as the Bristol 10K where you run as part of the Varsity team. Keep an eye on the UWE Bristol Sport website for news.

To join, you’ll need to provide proof of your alumni status at the Centre for Sport. You can request proof by emailing the Alumni Team at

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