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Cambridge Alumni Memberships for Life

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Student Social

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Coffee and Newspapers

Starting Sunday 21st January
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Patrick Fabian

Sunday 25th February
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Volunteering your time, volunteering your political voice, even in your twenties, is a great thing.

– Bill Gates, at the Union 7th October, 2019

Are you a Cambridge Alumnus?

A lot has changed in our 200+ years history, but we are still a society shaped by our members, including our alumni. Explore what the Union can offer after you graduate below.

Speaker at the Cambridge Union addressing the house

Cambridge Alumni Membership Benefits

Life membership really is for life, you can still enjoy all our fantastic membership benefits after you graduate. Whether you want to come along to one of our events, grab dinner in The Orator or make the most of other local Cambridge discounts you can do it all with a Union Membership Card.

Its never too late to join Cambridge Union

Even if you didn’t buy membership when you were studying, you can still purchase life membership of the Union as it is available for all Alumni.

Complete with all the benefits of life membership you can experience our incredible events, debates and access our exclusive discounts.

Stephen Fry's Cambridge Union Society Membership Card

Join our famous Cambridge Alumni

You are among many notable alumni. From Robert Oppenheimer to Stephen Fry, Clare Balding to His Majesty King Charles III, the Union is part of history.

Follow the link below to read more about the history of the society, and if you are ever in Cambridge do head over to see some of our exhibits showcasing our history.

Keep up-to-date with life at Cambridge Union

Follow us on socials, to keep up to date with news and events at The Cambridge Union.

Frequently asked Questions

If you are a member, fill out the form below and we can add you to our newsletter. The newsletter will inform you of all our upcoming events for each term and information on our facilities. 

Absolutely! Life membership is for life and all members are welcome at our events. Be sure to bring your card to gain entry.

Yes! All life members are still able to receive discounts at The Orator and other local businesses. Check out the Membership Benefits page for all the details.

If you would like a new membership card head to Union reception and they will be able to print you a nice shiny new one.

We are planning on holding some annual alumni events starting in 2024. Stay in touch with us by filling out the form below and be added to our newsletter with all our upcoming events. 

Are you a Member and want to get back in touch?

To be added to our Alumni mailing lists and receive updates from the Union please fill out the form below.

Become a
member today.

Join Cambridge’s largest student society today for the opportunity to see world-class speakers and debaters as well as many other member benefits.

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Our Membership Portal is currently undergoing maintenance.

Existing Members – Please note the membership site is still under maintenance and having minor issues, to proceed log in here: Member’s Log In, alternatively check back soon.

Prospective Memberships – If you are looking to become a member, please try back again shortly, or alternatively email

*Memberships are also available to buy at reception.

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