Alumni Benefits

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We value our alumni and aim to provide them with valuable resources after graduation. USF’s alumni community enjoys exclusive access to a number of USF services, benefits and discounts, connections with USF graduates worldwide and much more! Below is a list of available benefits for alumni, and you can download a printable list of local alumni discounts here.

Alumni receive half-tuition for courses taken toward personal enrichment. Applications can be picked up in the Alumni & Family Relations Office. Discount does not apply to courses offered at a reduced rate.

For more information, or to apply, click here.

Scholarships are awarded to undergraduates who are relatives of alumni: son/daughter, brother/sister/husband/wife or grandchild. Applications can be printed online or picked up in the Alumni & Family Relations Office.

For more information, or to apply, click here.

Looking for a former classmate? The Alumni & Family Relations Office can help you do this FREE of charge!

Contact the Alumni & Family Relations Office for assistance.

Receive discounts at participating businesses across the country, print your alumni membership card and view your unofficial transcript! Log in at myusf.stfrancis.edu/stayconnected.

To keep in touch with the university and fellow alumni, you have a free subscription to the alumni Saints Connection e-newsletter and USF Magazine.

View the magazines here and the e-newsletters here.

Alumni receive FREE admission to all athletic games hosted by USF!

Learn more here.

Alumni receive 20% off USF merchandise at the Barnes & Noble bookstore on campus.

Alumni receive FREE assistance with their job search, interview skills, resumes, cover letters, career counseling as well as a free Handshake account through the Career Success Center. If you are an employer, you can post positions through this office as well. (Go to stfrancis.joinhandshake.com to search for jobs, or go to app.joinhandshake.com to post positions.)

Sometimes life can be difficult to handle. The Counseling Center offers alumni individual counseling sessions for those who do not have health insurance.  Sessions are $45 and payment is due at the day of the scheduled session. We also offer free referral services. Contact the Director of Counseling and Wellness for additional information.

Alumni can maintain a FREE USF email account for life and retain portal access including Google Drive and library services. Contact the Alumni & Family Relations Office for more information.

Join your fellow alumni and friends for exciting social, professional and networking events on- and off-campus! Learn more about these exciting opportunities here.

Alumni can use the Sullivan Recreation Center facilities (weight room included) FREE of charge. Learn more here.

Alumi receive discounted box seats– $2 off per ticket– to all Slammers games throughout the year. To purchase tickets, visit jolietslammers.com and use promo code USFALUM when ordering.

Alumni are always welcome to use the USF library including various technological resources including checking out books, access to the online catalog, reference librarian assistance, FREE Wi-Fi and free printing on campus (up to $10) per semester. You are also encouraged to view the Archives which display USF photos and memorabilia on the second floor.

Alumni receive the student discount for all fine arts performances! Alumni are always welcome to view our fine arts gallery displays from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday.  Learn about our Music at Moser series.

Alumni receive a 10% discount on Castle and Backroads Tour and the Six-Day Iconic Escorted Group Tour of Ireland, and a 5% discount on all other Escorted Group Tours. When booking, provide your USF Alumni Membership Card. Visit myirelandtour.com for more information.

Alumni can purchase Raging Waves Waterpark tickets online at $10 off on Any Day Over 42″ admission. This offer is available online only. To purchase tickets, tap or click here and use discount code USF21.

Alumni may celebrate their Catholic wedding inside the historically restored chapel in the Motherhouse as well as join us for daily mass. Additionally, you may submit a prayer intention or sign your school-aged children up for our “Pay It Forward” Summer Service Opportunity. Learn more about University Ministry

Alumni needing official USF transcripts can do so through the Registrar’s Office. Alumni receive an official copy with their diploma following graduation free of charge, each request thereafter is $5.50.

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