Benefits and Services
As part of our alumni network you are entitled to a range of benefits and services.
Alumni Careers Portal and e-Mentoring Scheme
URCareerlink, our alumni careers portal, has everything you need to support any stage of your career, from interview techniques, an extensive job directory, free online skills courses and a CV builder. There is also information about drop-in sessions with Careers Advisors, for those who would like one-to-one guidance. You will need to email firstname.lastname@example.org to receive a password to enter this portal.
Roehampton Connect, our online networking and mentoring platform, is open to all Roehampton alumni. One of the best routes to career success is through mentoring. Sign up to search for a mentor in our directory of experienced professionals. Or, if you have some experience and wish to help others, sign up as a mentor. Your advice can make a real difference to their career progression. You can also use the system to search our directory of alumni, students, staff and friends of the university.
Tuition fee discounts
20% discount on campus based courses
All UK, EU and international alumni holding a full undergraduate degree or postgraduate qualification and those who studied here on an exchange/study abroad programme are entitled to 20% tuition fee discount for any higher programme of study. A
We can offer postgraduates outstanding teaching and research experience; world-class research is an established feature of every one of our ten departments.
The Government has also introduced postgraduate loans of up to £10,000 for UK/EU students starting a postgraduate taught or MPhil course from 2016/17 onwards.
Accommodation and on campus venue bookings
25% discount on short term campus accommodation
As you know London can be an expensive city to visit. As an alumnus of Roehampton, if you are in the city for a short trip you are entitled to a 25% discount on guest room accommodation. Rent a single en suite room for just £37 per night or pay just £42 and stay in a double. To take up this offer you need to contact the Conference Roehampton team on 0208 392 8100. Once they have verified that you are an alumnus the discount will be applied. For more information on what's on offer visit the Guest Room Information Page.
10% off venue hire for conferences and hospitality
Are you looking for a venue to stage a business meeting, seminar, conference, or special event? Conference Roehampton offers a range of event spaces at the University from historic rooms to modern lecture or seminar spaces and alumni get 10% discount on venue hire. For further information on facilities available at any of the Roehampton Colleges visit Conference Roehampton.
Book your reunion on campus
If you would like to organise your own alumni reunion you are entitled to free room hire for your event. Contact the Alumni Development Department on email@example.com for more information about organising your own reunion.
Alumni and members of the community are welcome to use the University library. Reference access is free of charge, but we also operate an external membership scheme which allows borrowing for an annual fee. Standard external membership cost £60 per year, for alumni this is reduced to £50. This allows access to our collections for reference purposes and also five loans from our main collection. Access to the IT network and online resources is not included and not currently a service we can offer. For more information download an application for external or alumni membership. Pay for external membership through our online store.
Discounted Gym Membership
Alumni are entitled to preferential rates at ROEactive. Membership gives you access to a fully equipped gym with the latest Technogym equipment and extensive weights area. On joining, you will receive a full induction and support from fitness professionals to help you reach your goals. This option also gives you unlimited access to all ROEactive exercise classes such as Zumba, Pilates, Yoga, and Aerobics, offering lots of variety to keep your training challenging!
ROEactive regularly runs promotional offers on membership so it is worth contacting them to see if there are further deals on offer.
Associate membership of Roehampton Students' Union (RSU)
Alumni are automatically awarded Associate membership of Roehampton Students' Union (RSU). Membership is free and alumni can benefit from the services and activities provided by the RSU. There is a regular evening events programme both on and off campus, although access for alumni is subject to availability. You can attend events and compare the experience to when you studied here. You must contact the Students' Union events team prior to the event with your request. Photographic ID is also required and you must adhere to the RSU events policy. Visit the RSU website for more information.
Benefits from our partner and third parties
Exclusive Mortgage Interest Rates from Santander
Roehampton is proud to be part of the Santander Universities Group. Santander provides funding for scholarships, mobility grants, awards and other activities. The Bank also has a branch on campus and offer exclusive mortgage rates to graduates, provided they present proof of graduation. For more information contact Branch Manager: Sahar HabibMohammadi on Sahar.Habibmohammadi@santander.co.uk or 05511482267.
10% off Sixt Rent a Car
Save 10% on your car or van hire with Sixt rent a car – worldwide! Sixt rent a car is one of the largest car hire companies worldwide, with over 150 locations in the United Kingdom and over 4,000 locations worldwide. They are offering a 10% discount to University of Roehampton alumni. Just click on this link to save money. Please note the discount is applied automatically in the link (there is no discount code).
10% off Driving Lessons with BookLearnPass
Save 10% off the cost of your driving lessons with BookLearnPass as a Roehampton alumni. Designed to help you learn to drive, study for your driving theory test and book driving lessons in your local area, BookLearnPass can create the right driving course for you. With fully qualified driving instructors operating throughout Surrey, they ensure you are fully trained and ready to pass your driving test in a short period of time. Use the discount code ROEHAMPTONALUMNI10 when signing up on their website www.booklearnpass.co.uk.
Up to 20% Off with Decking Hero
Negotiating exclusive discounts with over 20 partner brands including B&Q, Wickes and Homebase, Decking Hero are offering up to 20% off all your DIY and garden needs. To redeem this offer, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for the latest deals. Please note there is no discount code. For more information and further benefits, please visit www.deckinghero.com.
10% Off Trespass
Trespass are a leading outdoor clothing, equipment and footwear retailer with 200+ stores throughout the UK and abroad. They are offering Roehampton alumni 10% off their website www.trespass.com. Email email@example.com to obtain the discount code and enter at the checkout on their website. The code may be changed/withdrawn at any time in the event of misuse.
17.5% discount on HFE
HFE is one of the UK's leading providers of fitness industry qualifications, specialising in Yoga, Pilates and Personal Trainer Courses. All courses are delivered through blended learning, combining home-study with weekend attendance. Courses are available through the UK, including right here in Roehampton. Students and graduates of Roehampton University qualify for 17.5% discount on all courses delivered by HFE. For more information visit www.hfe.co.uk or email firstname.lastname@example.org.