Benefits & Services

Stay connected...Make UAlbany Stronger.

UAlbany Alumni Association is committed to providing all alumni with information, services and opportunities to connect with each other and their alma mater. As an alum of the University, you are automatically considered a member of the UAlbany Alumni Association. Whether you're near or far or graduated from “NYSCT,” “SUNYA” or “UAlbany,” you have opportunities to attend events, volunteer, become active in special interest groups and further your career and education. We encourage you to strengthen your ties with the University, to create new friendships and networking opportunities and to serve the students of today and future generations. To learn more about your Alumni Association, visit our About Us page. Here’s how we can help:

Stay Connected

UAlbany Magazine Magazine – published three times per year to provide you with and in-depth look at your alma mater.

News@UAlbany – monthly electronic newsletter keeps you up-to-date on the latest happenings.

Online Community – free alumni community includes an alumni directory, permanent email forwarding, yellow pages and a career center.

Constituent Groups – organizations of alumni who share a common bond.

Varsity Club – The club for Great Danes fans.

Reunion Activities and Homecoming/Family Weekend – All milestone (10, 25, 40 and 50 and 50+) reunions will be celebrated during Homecoming in October. Support also is available for special interest reunions.

Student Services – The Association offers a variety of ongoing student programs as well as special events throughout the year. Apply for a scholarship, paticipate in Dinner with a Dozen Danes, become a Purple & Gold Student Ambassador or take advantage of opportunities to network with alums here in Albany and around the world through AlumNet: UAlbany's Career Network. 

Alumni Services and Discounts

Alumni Awards – The UAlbany Alumni Association annually recognizes alumni and friends of the University for their outstanding achievements and service to the University and community.

Alumni House Conference Facilities – Our conference facilities are available to alumni for business meetings at a discounted rate.

Athletic Facilities - Fee Structure List and Campus Recreation Information.
Contact the Member Sales Office at (518) 437-3739 or for more details.

Capital Repertory Theatre and Proctors – Alumni can purchase 10% discounts off tickets to most Capital Repertory productions or Proctors shows. Please contact the Alumni Association or call 1-800-356-ALUM for promotional code information.

Career Services – Boost your job search with a variety of resources including MonsterTrak, CareerSearch, UAlbany job/resume posting service, career fairs and AlumNet: Career Network/Mentoring Program.

Discount Moving Supplies University at Albany alumni can now receive a 10% discount on all orders of moving boxes and moving supplies. Simply shop on-line at MovingDayBoxes.Com. After you have completed your order and received your order confirmation e-mail, simply claim your discount HERE. Enjoy free shipping on all orders.

Insurance – Liberty Mutual offers an auto, home and renters insurance program for SUNY Albany alumni. Please indicate: State University of New York at Albany (not UAlbany) when accessing the Liberty Mutual site. For more information, call 1-800-524-9400 or visit

Performing Arts Center – Save up to 20 percent off season and individual performance tickets. Contact the box office at (518) 442-3997 or for details. Note: alumni receive the same discount as seniors.

Perks Card – SUNY is pleased to offer the SUNY PerksCard Program to all SUNY employees, retirees, students, alumni, affiliated organizations, and their family members. The SUNY PerksCard program enables members of the SUNY family to save money on many of their everyday purchases, including: dining, retail, auto services, pet needs, home services, health & beauty, fitness, recreation, travel, entertainment and much more! REGISTER FOR THE SUNY PERKS CARD TODAY!

Scholarships - The Alumni Association offers six scholarships annually, targeting a variety of areas of study. The Alumni Association offers six scholarships annually, targeting a variety areas of study.

Test Preparation Courses – Take advantage of GRE, LAST and GMAT courses at great prices.

University Libraries – Take advantage of the many resources of the University Libraries, including book collections, journals, and media, as well as services including circulation of materials, reference service and instructional classes.

Working Advantage: Save on Entertainment, Travel and Shopping
The Alumni Association has a valuable relationship with Working Advantage, providing our alumni with discounts of up to 40 percent on movie theatres, theme parks, hotels, ski resorts, Broadway theatre, sporting events, family events, online shopping and more!

To start saving, create your free account today!

  1. Go to
  2. Click "Register" in the orange box at the top of the page.
  3. Click “Employees Click Here.”
  4. Enter Member ID Number (Please email the Alumni Association or contact us at 1-800-836-ALUM or (518) 442-3080 to obtain your Working Advantage Member ID Number. Then create your account with your email address and a password of your choice.
  5. Start shopping!

By registering online, you will automatically receive 100 bonus Advantage Points! Advantage Points are accrued in your personal account when you place orders online. Order online or by phone at 1-800-565-3712 Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. ET or Saturdays 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. ET. If you would like to view their current order form, click here. Visit their Web site for details.


Membership Cards
Membership cards are needed only for use of the Athletic Facilities
and the Performing Arts Center.
Contact the Alumni Association to request your card.


Volunteer Opportunities