LCF Alumni Reception at the Victoria and Albert Museum
LCF Alumni Reception at the Victoria and Albert Museum

The Alumni Association offers a range of benefits and opportunities to all former UAL students and staff.

To take full advantage of these offers please register as alumni and keep us updated with your current details.

Library access and services

Continue to gain reference access to UAL’s world-renowned libraries by applying for the Alumni Library Access card. Simply download the registration form and follow the instructions. You will need your alumni ID number (six digits). If you do not already have this you can obtain it from the alumni office by emailing

If you already have an Alumni Library Access card and wish to visit the library at CSM, please book an appointment 48 hours in advance by emailing

As part of the Library Services offer to alumni, Alumni: Free or Open Access, Quality e-Resources guide provides links to good quality free or open access e-resources.

Find out more about Library Services for Alumni Members.

Professional development

UAL is committed to helping you develop your career, whether you have set up your own practise, become a freelancer or gone into full time employment. Careers and Employability offers a wide range of events, workshops and support services.

Find out more about Careers and Employability.

Find a Job

Creative Opportunities connects graduates and students with organisations and companies in the creative sector. They post jobs and paid internships, part-time work, freelance contracts and full-time opportunities. If you are looking for work, or a business looking for top quality graduates, find out more here.

Graduated in the last year? You are also eligible to sign up to ArtsTemps, UAL’s in-house temp agency. It recruits students and recent graduates, to do paid temporary jobs across the University.

Funding and mentoring 

Careers and Employability offer a wide range of financial support, funding and awards for UAL students and graduates. They also run mentoring to support your personal and professional development.

Find out more about funding and mentoring opportunities.

Postgraduate course discount

Receive a £1000 tuition fee discount towards a master's degree (£500 per year for courses lasting more than one year). The discount is available to UK/EU/International students who have successfully completed an undergraduate level, PG Dip or PG Cert course at UAL.

Find out more about the progression discount.

Short course discount

Receive a 10% discount on most short courses offered by the Colleges at the University. Choose a course, call the short course office to book, quoting your alumni ID number. Restrictions apply.

Search and browse short courses.


Take advantage of UAL’s unique creative network by attending one of our exclusive alumni events in the UK and overseas. This is a great opportunity to meet old friends, network and learn. There are also many other events happening across the colleges, which you are welcome to attend.

Find out what's happening on our events page.
View photos from some of our recent events

Alumni bulletin

Our monthly email newsletter brings all the latest news, events and opportunities available to you from across the colleges.

Update your details to receive the alumni bulletin.

Transcripts and certificates

For a copy of your degree certificates and transcripts, you can contact UAL’s Central Registry department on 020 7514 6120 or email