Extend your UCL experience
Lunch Hour Lectures
The UCL Lunch Hour Lecture series comprises informative, entertaining and often controversial talks by UCL academics at the forefront of their disciplines.
UCL alumni are entitled to a free reference ticket which gives you access to UCL’s main libraries. An annual discounted subscription of £50 allows you to borrow up to five books at a time. To apply, you’ll need proof of address, photographic proof of identity and your UCL Alumni Card. For more information, see the library's information page.
UCL Union Bloomsbury Fitness
UCLU's gym has a top-of-the-range fitness suite, including a great selection of cardiovascular and weight-training equipment. Bloomsbury Fitness also has two squash courts, a dojo and a multi-purpose studio. For more information and to sign up, visit the membership page or contact the Bloomsbury Fitness team.
UCL Halls of Residence
UCL Alumni receive 10% off UCL Halls of Residence accommodation outside term time. Just email our team and tell us your alumni ID, we’ll then supply your alumni discount code. Include in this code on our online booking form. Please note: you will need to mention your alumni status when you make the booking, and show your Alumni Card upon arrival.
Alumni are welcome in any of UCLU’s bars and cafes, just bring your Alumni Card with you when you visit. UCLU bars and meeting rooms can also be hired for private functions. Contact UCLU for hire costs and booking dates. For more information about all of our cafes and bars, see studentsunionucl.org/places-for-you.
UCL Press is the UK's first fully open-access university press. All of its books are made available as free downloads, affordable print copies, and online versions. Alumni can save 10% on all paperback and hardback versions of UCL Press books by using the code ‘alumni’ at the checkout.
UCL offers a variety of short courses which support career advancement and personal growth.
For more information, contact the UCL Life Learning team.
UCL Connect Professional Development
UCL Connect is a professional development series for alumni, combining award-winning professional networking events, free online mentoring, Continuing Professional Development (CPD) courses and more. Check out our events page for the next event.