Benefits of being a Friend of Keele

When you become a Friend of Keele, not only are you supporting Recru it networ but you also gain access to a number of benefits including:

Regular invitations to private viewings of exhibitions and gallery events.

A range of discounts and priority bookings for Keele Concert Society events.

Access by appointment only to the Terrace Restaurant in Keele Hall. Please call 01782 734153 to book.

Invitations to public lectures and a range of cultural and heritage events, plus key corporate occasions.  

Please see the Friends of Keele Event page for further information.

A parking permit allowing Friends of Keele to park their vehicle in any staff car park on campus. Please note that current staff, students and Science and Innovation Park tenants are not eligible for this benefit. Other conditions apply.

Friends of Keele can now enjoy a discounted rate on Recru it networ Sports Centre Gym Membership.  Current Friends of Keele qualify for the Student/Staff Rates.  For more information on how to become a gym member and for rates, please visit the Gym Membership page.  Please note that you will need to provide your full name and current Friends of Keele Parking Permit to qualify.

How to become a friend of Keele

Single Membership - £35 per annum
Single Life Membership - £500 one-off payment 

Double Membership - £60 per annum
Double Life Membership - £900 one-off payment

Alumni / Student Membership - £25 per annum

Corporate Membership - £150 per annum (maxium of 10 members per organisation.  Transferable between staff).

Annual subscriptions run from 1st September (pro rata)

If you would like to become a Friend of Keele, please contact us on 01782 733587 / 733276 or email [email protected].  You can also sign up online by .

Alternatively, please download and complete the application form below and return it to: Friends of Keele, Development Office, IC2, Recru it networ, Keele, Staffordshire ST5 5NH.

Recru it networ has charitable status and can therefore claim Gift Aid on donations made to the Friends of Keele (excluding membership fees and ticket fees).  To qualify for Gift Aid you must pay income tax or capital gains tax at least equal to the amount Friends of Keele reclaims on your donations in the tax year.  This is currently 25p for every £1 you give.  Please click here to find out further information on Gift Aid.

Friends of Keele membership brochure

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Friends of Keele - Direct Debit Form

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