The Alumni Association strives to find a variety of programs that provide useful benefits in the form of discount privileges and member services. Additional benefits are added annually and you will be notified as they become available. Membership benefits are non-transferable and are subject to change. Have questions? Check our Membership FAQ page.
Stay Connected with CSUN
CSUN Alumni E-Mail Account
Members who graduated prior to Fall 2009 and wish to have a CSUN branded Gmail account may make this request through the Alumni Association. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with your full name, phone number and student ID number (if possible/applicable) with your request. The email address you will receive will be similar to: .
Beginning Fall 2009 and going forward, all student e-mail accounts will remain active indefinitely after students graduate and become alumni. This service is automatic and available to all graduates (after Fall 2009) regardless of membership in the Alumni Association. Please contact the CSUN IT department at 818-677-1400 for assistance with your email account.
Members will receive a subscription to the CSUN magazine issued twice a year. Keep up with current events, class notes and campus news. View the CSUN Magazine online or submit your news for consideration in the next magazine by emailing email@example.com.
Connect with your classmates on-line. Locate lost alums in our searchable alumni database.
Health & Home Savings
The CSUN Alumni Association has partnered with GEICO to save you even more on car insurance with a special alumni association member discount. GEICO offers low rates, exceptional 24-hour customer service and high-quality auto insurance to over 15.5 million policyholders in the United States.
In addition to car insurance, GEICO can help insure your motorcycle and the GEICO Insurance Agency can help you with homeowners, renters, condo, boat insurance, and more.
For your free rate quote visit geico.com, call 1-800-368-2734, or visit a local GEICO office to find out how much you could save today! Be sure to mention your Cal State Northridge Alumni Association affiliation to be eligible for the special discount on auto insurance.
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Mercer Health Insurance
Secure essential insurance protection by contacting Mercer Consumer, a service of Mercer Health & Benefits Administration LLC, on their website, or by calling 1-888-560-ALUM (2586).
Visit our Mercer information page of more information.
Pick My Solar
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On-Campus Privileges & Discounts
Student Recreation Center
Members receive a discount on membership to the Student Recreation Center, located in the University Student Union. Learn more about SRC benefits for Alumni Association members. Please be aware that everyone must pay to park on the CSUN campus. Learn more on the Parking & Transportation Services website.
Alumni Association members receive access to resume writing assistance, interview preparation, online job database and career fairs. Learn more about our Career Center benefits.
Support our Matadors! Members can purchase tickets to all general admission regularly ticketed home events* for only $5 each. (*Excludes men's basketball and post-season games.) Visit the athletic department website for schedule.
You must have your Alumni Association Membership card (maximum 2 tickets per card) to make your purchase. Tickets can be purchased through the A.S. Ticket Office located in the University Student Union. Hours: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Monday-Saturday Phone: (818) 677-2488
Alumni Association members are entitled to an array of research and library privileges at the Oviatt Library for no additional cost. See our Oviatt Library benefits page for details.
Members receive a 10% discount on all CSUN branded merchandise (clothing and gift items)* at the Campus Store when you show your membership card to the cashier or purchase online. Shop online today! Information on more alumni gear here.
*Discount is not applicable on textbooks, school supplies, computers or software.
Receive discounts on student performances at CSUN. To see a list of current performances visit the CSUN theater department's website.
Receive your discounted tickets by showing your Alumni Membership Card at the ticket office or by calling the AS Ticket Office at (818) 677-2488 and using the discount code: SFVSC.
Younes and Soraya Center for the Performing Arts
See world-class performances at the complex formerly known as the Valley Performing Arts Center. Visit the Ticket Office and show your Alumni Membership Card and receive a 10% discount on a pair of tickets for any presented performance. For more information visit their website or call the ticket office at (818) 677-3000.
Reservations & Event Services
CSUN Alumni Association members are eligible to receive a 25% discount off the room rental fee at the University Student Union. (Note that the 25% discount is not applicable toward equipment or personnel charges.) To book a space, visit the Reservations & Event Services page.
Travel & Gifts
Discount tickets to local and national museums, plays and shows, zoos and aquariums, theme parks, movie theaters, fairs, festivals, resorts and more!
Rental Car Discounts
15% to 25% savings available through Hertz, National, Avis, Budget, Alamo and AutoEurope car rentals. Savings vary by company.
Choice Hotels International
Members save up to 15% on hotel room rates with the various Choice Hotels International properties.
Play It Forward Golf
Play It Forward Golf is a great way to save up to 70% on greens fees. Over 350 golf courses in California, 4,000 across the United States, are available at a great discounted price to CSUN Alumni Association members. Simply go to Play It Forward Golf and select Cal State Northridge.
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