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Alumni Benefits

Supporting Our Alumni

Alumni Benefits & Services

Enjoy the benefit of alumni loyalty with discounts on further study, RGU SPORT membership and physiotherapy.

Many of RGU’s benefits and services are only available to alumni with a valid RGU Alumni Network Card. To get your card, contact the RGU Alumni team with your name, date of birth and current address. They’re also on hand to answer any questions about the services.


Course fees discount

Robert Gordon University welcomes its alumni back with a loyalty discount on course fees for previous graduates.

Your course application form will ask if you have completed a qualification from RGU before. Once checked and confirmed, your discount will be applied automatically.

If you have any queries about the Alumni Loyalty Discount Scheme, please email admissions@rgu.ac.uk / phone +44 (0)1224 262132 or studentfinance@rgu.ac.uk / phone +44 (0)1224 262664.


RGU SPORT

Get discounted membership to RGU SPORT's world class facilities, including a swimming pool, climbing wall and three gyms. RGU SPORT offers a range of classes for people of all fitness levels.

Email rgusportenquiries@rgu.ac.uk or phone +44 (0)1224 263666 for more information about the discount.

This benefit is only available to RGU alumni with a valid RGU Alumni Network Card. To receive your card email service@alumni.rgu.ac.uk with your name, date of birth and current address.


Alumni email service

The Alumni Email service allows students to retain their email address after they graduate, for as long as they need it. As a condition of service please be aware that if an email account is not logged into within a six-month period or is only used for the purpose of forwarding email, it will be classed as inactive and will be permanently closed. You will be contacted prior to any potential closure and given the option to retain your account.

You can access your email account via the web client at Outlook: 

If you have any questions, please email service@alumni.rgu.ac.uk


Library membership

Graduates can get free library membership under the External Membership Scheme. This gives you access to the impressive Library Tower on campus and a borrowing entitlement of five books.

This service is only available with a valid RGU Alumni Network Card. You will need to show your card and a photographic ID to join the library.


Career support and professional development

We want to be a partner in your lifelong learning by helping you to develop throughout your career. The Employability Hub is here to support both alumni and students and has a range of free resources to help you succeed at every stage of your career journey.


Physiotherapy @ RGU:Wellness

RGU's physiotherapy clinic and podiatry services offer a comprehensive range of treatments to help you to get back on track after an illness or injury. All RGU alumni are entitled to a 15% discount off treatments with a valid Alumni Network Card.

Please contact rguwellness@rgu.ac.uk or phone +44 (0)1224 263666 for more information.

This benefit is only available to RGU alumni with a valid RGU Alumni Network Card. To receive your card email service@alumni.rgu.ac.uk with your name, date of birth and current address.


RGU Student Union membership

For alumni that want to maintain their link with the Students’ Union, there is the opportunity to become an associate Member. Membership costs £50 and allows alumni to maintain access to all of the union’s bars and facilities.

This benefit is only available with a valid RGU Alumni Network Card.


Retail discounts

Alumni members can get discounts with various retailers including:

  • Spruce Homeware - 10% discount via their website
  • Knit It - 20% discount via their website
  • House of Elrick Gin - 15% discount via their website
  • Fierce Beer - 10% discount at their Aberdeen bar
  • Nutrition with Jo - 20% discount on services
  • Highland Moss - 10% discount via their website
  • Killean Farmhouse and Cottages - 10% discount via their website
  • Mercure Aberdeen Caledonian hotel - 10% on their best rates

More information

Find out more about our benefits and how to access them:

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