Benefits & services
- The Students Union Shop on campus sells a range of LUMS and Lancaster University items which can be purchased online as well as in the shop.
Business and research information:
- Business Source Alumni Edition - LUMS graduates are offered free access to the alumni edition of the EBSCO Publishing business database; which includes publications in nearly every area of business and full text sources ranging from general periodicals to trade publications and top management journals.
- LUMS Working Papers Series - for alumni interested in the latest research in business and management.
Salary negotiation training - 75% alumni discount:
Paynegotiation.com provides an online video training course in the art of salary negotiation. The course features negotiation professors from INSEAD and London Business School, career coaches (like Daniel Porot) and business psychologists and employers.
The course is split into 10 x 10min segments, to allow last minute preparation as well as more structured self-training.
LUMS graduates can benefit from a special alumni rate which gets you unlimited access to the course for £12.50 for six months (instead of the normal £49.95). A no-questions-asked full refund is available at any time during your subscription.
To take up this offer, email LUMSalumni@lancaster.ac.uk for access details.
The Economist alumni offer:
If you subscribe to The Economist using our alumni link, and paying by direct debit, the cost will be only £12 for your first 12 issues (saving 75% on the cover price). Then just £30 per quarter (13 issues) for the remainder of the year, followed by the standard subscription rate of £35 per quarter (13 issues) thereafter.
The offer also includes unrestricted access to Economiost.com, free access to The Economist in audio, full access to The Economist on iPhone, iPad and Android... and a free pair of earphones!
Please note - the alumni subscription offer is available to UK residents only.
Boost your career with ILM membership:
The Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM) is offering membership to all LUMS alumni with no joining fee – a saving of £50. Being a member of ILM gives you a distinctive edge. You are entitled to use the prestigious ILM post-nominal letters on your correspondence, access to the specialist ILM jobs board with hundreds of management vacancies, free CV review service and invitation to local networking events.
To join, visit the ILM website and complete the online application form quoting ILMLUM to get the £50 saving, leaving only the annual subscription to pay.
Transcripts and certificates:
Duplicate degree certificates and/or transcripts can be requested via Lancaster University Student Registry.