Member Benefits

Membership Benefits | KU Alumni Association


These members-only deals save you time and money!

KU Merchandise

• 10–20 percent discount on catalog, online or in-store items at the KU Bookstore (Kansas Union, Burge Union and Edwards Campus; excludes textbooks)
• 10–20 percent discount on KU Alumni Association Store merchandise


• First opportunity to register for popular events like Rock Chalk Ball, Jayhawk Roundup, Hawktoberfest and more
• Use of the Adams Alumni Center to rent for meetings and special events

National Discounts

• KU Alumni Association members can enjoy discounts at favorite restaurants, retailers, theme parks, travel vendors and more, with the new KU Alumni Association Discount Program.

KU Campus Discounts

Ambler Student Recreation Fitness Center
• Member access for $7 per day or $25 per month
• Buy an annual membership for $300 (limited number available)
• Spouses and domestic partners of members are eligible for the same rates
• Access to Outdoor Pursuits Program, which includes ability to check out bikes, tents, canoes and camping equipment.

Lied Center of Kansas
• 10 percent discount on tickets for “Lied Center Presents” performances
• Discount is available in person at the ticket office or by phone
• Have your Alumni Association membership card available when you buy tickets

Lawrence-area Discounts

Lawrence Country Club Dining
• Members may dine at LCC on the day before, day of and day after KU football and basketball games (excluding Mondays and Fridays)
• Benefit is available for Life Members and Presidents Club members only
• Reservations are required: call 785.843.2866, ext. 6
• Lawrence Country Club membership is not required

University Press of Kansas

• 20 percent off books published by University Press of Kansas

Osher Institute

The Osher Institute is a part of KU Continuing Education that is committed to creating accessible and innovative learning environments throughout Kansas and Greater Kansas City, with a special focus on participants age 50 and older.
• Members are eligible for a $10 discount on the first course fee of $45.


• 10 percent off all Kaplan graduate and college prep courses with code. (Not valid with any other discounts and offers.)

North American Van Lines

• 60 percent off your next move with North American Van Lines.
• Plus, you’ll receive FREE replacement cost insurance for your move!
• For more information, call Gordon Taylor at 800-987-3608 and identify yourself as a member of the KU Alumni Association.


Your KU Alumni Association has partnered with select insurance companies to provide alumni with cost-effective group rates and discounts.

Auto, Home, Renters, Power Sports and Pet Care

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Life, Health, Dental, Vision, Long-term Care and Travel


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All of our affinity partners are required to keep personal information confidential.


Looking for ways to grow your social and professional networks? Do you need a Jayhawk-friendly spot to watch the big game? From the Sunflower State to the Seattle shoreline, the Association gathers the faithful through nearly 100 networks and events.

KU Alumni Mentor Network

The KU Alumni Mentor Network offers alumni and students the opportunity to connect with fellow Jayhawks and share experiences, gain knowledge and build a professional network. Members can log in to the directory and search for a mentor.

Monthly Online Networking Events

Join fellow members for an online networking event on the third Thursday of every month at noon CT! Check our online calendar for more information.

Game Watch Sites
Career Center
Academic Programs
Kansas Honor Scholars Program
Jayhawks for Higher Education

Stay Informed

Get the inside track on what’s happening on the Hill and what alumni across the country are up to with our exclusive members-only communications.

Member e-newsletter

• Monthly e-newsletter with the latest campus, alumni and student news, delivered to your inbox
• Special editions of the member e-newsletter for Homecoming

Kansas Alumni magazine

• Six issues of Kansas Alumni magazine keep alumni, parents, and friends up-to-date on the latest University news.
• Calendar with beautiful campus scenes included in the November issue

And More!

The Association works hard to provide rare opportunities and unique experiences for members.

• Member appreciation gifts at various events
• Personalized Jayhawk mailing labels each year of active membership
Williams Education Fund priority points
Flying Jayhawks travel program with more than 20 exotic trips each year
• Special appearances from University representatives, including the Chancellor, distinguished faculty, coaches, pro sports players and notable alumni
Game watch parties for football and basketball games
Reunions and Homecoming activities
Jayhawk Visa—carry KU in your wallet or purse and support Association programming

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