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Alumni Benefits

As an LIU Brooklyn graduate you have exclusive access to a wide variety of alumni benefits including privileges to the campus library, discounts and services. 

As a member of the Alumni Association you are also invited to alumni events where there are opportunities for networking, professional development and fun. 

Stay connected to your alma mater by becoming an alumni volunteer!  As a volunteer you can:

  • participate in an a discussion panel
  • post a job or internship via the Office of Career Services
  • attend a student networking night
  • become a student mentor
  • conduct a guest lecture
  • call an admitted student
  • join an Alumni Society committee
  • share your LIU experience with a prospective student

For more information e-mail alumni@brooklyn.liu.edu.

LIU Brooklyn Alumni Benefits include (partial listing):  

Your LIU Brooklyn Alumni Card* entitles you to:

  • Access to the Library, Library Learning Center and computer labs
    As a center of intellectual life for the LIU Brooklyn, the library offers students, alumni and faculty a welcoming environment for scholarship, utilizing advances in information technology and services appropriate to the University's programs.
  • A 10% Discount at the Long Island University Bookstore
  • Access to the Wellness Recreation and Athletics Center
    The W.R.A.C. features a 2,500-seat arena, top-notch cardio and fitness equipment, free weights, a yoga studio, an NCAA-regulation swimming pool, and a rooftop running track and tennis courts. Alumni can becomem members of the W.R.A.C. for $350/year. 
  • Discounts at the Tilles Center and Kumble Theater for select performances

    The Tilles Center
    for the Performing Arts is located at LIU Post and is Long Island's premier concert hall. It hosts more than 100 performances by world-renowned artists in music, theater and dance each season including: Yo-Yo Ma, Bill Cosby, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, James Taylor, the New York Philharmonic and Chris Botti. Present your Alumni ID card at time of purchase for your $3 discount on each full-priced ticket you buy.  Discount is subject to availability and limited to two tickets per person.

    The Kumble Theater for the Performing Arts at LIU Brooklyn is a dynamic, state-of-the art performance venue serving one of the most diverse campuses and communities in the country. It is designed to nourish artistic exploration and development by students and other emerging artists while providing the entire community greater access to an exciting range of Broadway-quality, classical and cutting-edge professional performances. Inquire about special alumni discounts.

 

 

  • A 10% Discount for Long Island University Children’s Academy

    LIU Brooklyn's Children’s Academy hosts a summer camp for students ages 3 through 12. Campers enjoy academic enrichment in the morning and activities such as arts and crafts, music, dance and swimming in the afternoon.

*Visit the Alumni Relations Office in room HS114 to obtain your alumni card.

Alumni Career Services:
The Brooklyn Campus Office of Career Services offers an array of career planning services. From assistance with résumé and cover letter development, to networking nights, career fairs and internship/job referral services, the Campus’ Office of Career Services help alumni to explore their career options and make the professional connections they need to launch their careers.

  • Distance Career Counseling
    Cathy Rimsky has joined LIU as our part-time, distance career counselor to work with alumni. Cathy is a seasoned professional with experience as a human resources executive and career coach in outplacement firms and private practice. Cathy will work with graduate students and alumni remotely via e-mail and telephone. Her services include: resume critique, cover letter development and job search planning.

    To connect with Cathy:
    1. Register for MyCareerKey.
    2. Send an e-mail to Cathy.Rimsky@liu.edu to schedule an appointment. You will receive a response within 48-72 hours.
      An average of three hours of service will be offered. All services are provided free-of-charge.
  • All alumni are encouraged to review both the on-campus and off-campus Career Events listed in MyCareerKey. Alumni are welcome to all on-campus career events.

    If you have any questions about services, please contact our office at: 718.488.1042.
  • MyCareerKey, is an essential resource for LIU Brooklyn alumni. Through the system, users can search for and apply to job opportunities, learn about and register for on- and off -campus career-related events and research and connect with employers.  Please click here to access MyCareerKey.

Auto/Home Insurance Discounts:
LIU alumni are eligible to receive exclusive savings through GEICO; every quote helps support the LIU Alumni Association's programs and events. Visit www.geico.com/alum/liu.

Continuing Education:

Graduate Admissions Preparedness Program - Up to 12 undergraduate credits for free! GAPP permits alumni who have held their degrees for two years or longer to register for a lifetime maximum of 12 credits in credit-bearing undergraduate courses at the Brooklyn Campus for which prerequisites have been completed. A $200 registration fee is required per semester, but tuition is waived.  

LIU Alumni Incentive Program -  Students who have recently graduated from LIU with a minimum 3.0 G.P.A. are given scholarships ranging from $2,500-$6,000 when they enroll in a graduate program  

LIU Distinguished Alumni Award - Scholarships for students with a minimum 3.5 G.P.A. who, because of their academic achievement as LIU undergraduates, are given awards ranging from $ 3,500-$7,000 annually

Graduate Excellence Award -  For full-time (12 credit) enrollment in graduate phase of a B.S./M.S. or Pharm D. with 3.5 G.P.A., $2,000 annually.

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Working Advantage - Exclusive access to the Working Advantage discount network, which allows you to save up to 60% on ticketed events, car rentals and online shopping.  Please contact the Office of Alumni Relations for the discount code at 718-488-1016.

For more information about alumni benefits, please contact the
Office of Development and Alumni Relations
1 University Plaza, Room HS 114
Brooklyn, New York 11201
(718) 488-1016
alumni@brooklyn.liu.edu
Facebook: LIU BROOKLYN ALUMNI
Twitter: @liubklynalumni

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