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UC Denver Downtown Campus Alumni Relations

Alumni Benefits

Whether a graduate today or a graduate 10 years ago, stay connected to the University of Colorado Denver through these free or low-cost benefits provided by your Alumni Association.
Benefit Description Contact Info
CU Ambassadors
Colorado needs healthy research universities that produce a highly educated workforce, grow our economy, attract business and industry, and engage in research that generates jobs, creates companies and improves lives. With your help we can keep CU - and Colorado - strong. Colorado needs healthy research universities that produce a highly educated workforce, grow our economy, attract business and industry, and engage in research that generates jobs, creates companies and improves lives. With your help we can keep CU - and Colorado - strong.
303-860-5622 or
​Email For Life

​CU Denver alumni have Email For Life!
As a CU Denver alum you may continue to use your email account. Claiming your email address will ensure that you are up-to-date on all happenings at CU Denver, and that your CU Denver friends, colleagues, faculty, and staff will be able to communicate with you. Additionally, your account can be forwarded to another email address.

To claim your account or reset you password CLICK ​HERE

If you do not know your Student ID, email or call 303-315-2333.
If you are having trouble with the form, please contact CU Denver IT Services Help Desk at 303-724-4357.
CU South Denver
Alumni Events Discount

​CU Alumni enjoy 20% off all events hosted by CU South Denver - book online, over the phone, or at the welcome desk using code CUALUMNI​. Events include Family Fun Day, Movie & Martinis, and EDUTALKS. Check out more CU South Denver events on their calendar. ​​10035 S. Peoria Street
Parker, CO 80134
Campus Recreation at Auraria
Enhance your level of fitness at the Campus Recreation Center for $75 per semester.
Memberships can be purchased in person at the recreation center administrative office located in room 108 at the center. In order to verify your eligibility as an alum, the center asks that you present a copy of your CU diploma or a copy of your transcripts showing the date of graduation at the time of membership purchase. If you need assistance obtaining a copy of your transcripts, please contact the Office of the Registrat at ​ or call 303-315-2600.
Information regarding membership can be found on the campus rec center website.
Auraria Library
Credit Union
  • The Auraria Library is pleased to offer CU Denver alumni access to SAGE Publications
  • Includes more than 645 scholarly and professional journals
  • Access is available online, on an any time, any place basis
  • Sign up for an alumni library account
Career Services
The CU Denver Career Center is offering access to Handshake - a new CU Denver alumni and student job portal! Whether looking to hire CU Denver students and alumni or looking for your own job opportunities, Handshke is the place to be!
Benefits of registering for this free service and more!
  • viewing all available job announcements
  • access to the on-campus interviewing program
  • notification of all Career Center events,
  • access to our resour​ce library and most of our state of the art technology, including Focus2, GoinGlobal, Career Briefs, and CareerSpots Videos
  • two free résumé reviews are also included through 15-minute Quick Tip Appointments (hours are limited, call for available times)
Alumni needing more extensive and individual assistance are welcome to schedule an appointment with a career counselor by calling our front desk at 303-556-2250. There is a $45 hourly charge for career counseling appointments.
Assessments including StrengthQuest, Myers Briggs, and the Strong Interest Inventory as also available for purchase and interpretation.
Credit Union
  • Checking, money market accounts, CDs and IRAs
  • Auto and mortgage loans and home equity lines-of-credit
  • Home banking and bill pay
  • Small business services
  • Branches throughout the metro area
CU Alumni License Plates
  • Cost includes a mandatory $50 donation to the Alumni Scholarship Fund
  • CU plates may be purchased upon completion of this online form
  • There is a one-time $50 county clerk fee in addition to your standard vehicle registration
  • Personalized Plates: Complete DMV form DR 2810​ and submit with the approval certificate to the Colorado Department of Revenue. Approval and manufacture of personalized plates can take up to three months. Ralphie will not appear on personalized plates.
  • A scholarship donation must be made for each vehicle getting the plates. For example, if a husband and wife wanted plates on both of their cars, they would owe $50 each
  • Please email or call 303-315-2333 for assistance or if you are unable to complete the online form.

Auto/Home/Renters Insurance 
Alumni may enjoy savings on auto, home, and renter’s insurance through Liberty Mutual, including roadside assistance.
Health Insurance
  • Short-term health insurance program for graduates that bridges the gap between student health insurance and employer coverage; also for alumni with short-term needs
  • Comprehensive, renewable major medical coverage or supplemental major medical insurance for catastrophic medical expenses
  • Long-term care
  • Medicare supplement
  • Long term disability insurance
  • AD&D group accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • Travel insurance for health, trip cancellation and emergency travel assistance
  • ID Recovery service for identity theft victims
  • Pet insurance provides protection for cats and dogs in case of accidents or illnesses
weekdays, 8 am - 6 pm EST

As a CU Denver alum you can register for a free membership (a $29.99 value) to UsingMiles, the new service that helps save time and money...and all your miles and points! Easily TRACK all your loyalty programs in one place: from United Airlines to Groupon to REI. Find ways to get FREE TRAVEL and more with your miles, points, or credits. Earn more points with access to thousands of BONUS DEALS in all of your favorite loyalty programs. Join now!
Audit a Class
 Audit a class through the Senior Citizens' Program. You're never too old to learn something new! The Senior Audit Program, also knowns as the Senior Citizens' Program, promotes lifelong learning for CU Denver Alumni and the greater Denver cmmunity. Find out how area residents sixty years of age and older can take classes for FREE.

Alumni Relations

1380 Lawrence Street, Suite 1325
Denver, Colorado 80204

Phone: 303-315-2333


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