Alumni Benefits

As a SFU grad, you can enjoy some of the same privileges that you enjoyed as students. In addition, the SFU Alumni Association works with our partners to offer special group rates and exclusive products and services designed to enhance your life. We encourage you to participate in these opportunities to enjoy all the benefits that your alumni membership can offer.

Alumni Benefits From Our Partners

Manulife Financial

  • Life, health and travel insurance

Enjoy affordable rates on a wide range of insurance plans from Manulife. These plans include:

  • Term Life Insurance
  • Health & Dental Insurance
  • Income Protection
  • Critical Illness Insurance
  • Health & Dental Insurance
  • Travel Insurance

If you’re thinking about getting insurance, or looking to supplement any coverage you may already have, be sure to check out your alumni benefits first.

You may also contact your SFU Alumni Association Insurance Broker, Nelson F. Deslippe, CFP, CLU, CH.F.C., of Integral Financial Services at (604) 542-3660 or e-mail sfualumni@integral-financial.com if you have questions about your insurance coverage.

Traveling?

Visit Alumni Getaways to book all your travel needs in once convenient place – with competitive rates and price matching!

 

TD Insurance

  • Home and auto insurance

As a graduate of SFU you have privileged access to the TD Insurance Meloche Monnex program, which provides savings through lower preferred insurance rates. Plus, by choosing TD Insurance you also give back. Our program contributes to Alumni Association of SFU every year, so while you benefit from savings, you will also be supporting your alma mater.

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*Due to provincial legislation, our auto insurance program is not offered in British Columbia, Manitoba or Saskatchewan.


 
 
 

BMO MasterCard

  • Get up-to- $75 in CashBack rewards

Get the BMO SFU Alumni Association MasterCard. Reward yourself with AIR MILES reward miles or CashBack rewards and pay no annual fee. Apply Now: Alumni or Student.

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SFU Bookstore

  • Custom Degree Frames

Display your well-earned SFU degree/diploma/certificate with pride! Check out the fantastic frames the SFU Bookstore has to offer. You can purchase online or during Convocation.

 

Our partnerships offer alumni competitively-priced, high quality products and services. In return, our partners contribute financially to the SFU Alumni Association, which enables us to fund scholarships and bursaries, special events, services, programming and more.

By participating in these programs, you are supporting SFU and the Alumni Association, and we thank you!

 

SFU Privileges/Benefits

Recent grads ** can access on-line job postings, career development information, work search seminars, career conferences, job fairs and more through the SFU Career Centre. Subscribe to the Career Services Weekly Insider, a weekly e-zine full of great career tips and events. If you're a grad looking to hire, find skilled and educated students and graduates to work for your organization through on-campus recruiting. Find it all HERE.

** note: this benefit applies to alumni who graduated from SFU in the last year who took credit-based courses.

Services available to Beedie School of Business alumni include one-on-one advising, workshops, group meetings, and lifetime access to Beedie Community, where alumni can access job postings and a variety of career-related resources, RSVP to events, and subscribe to newsletters and bulletins. Visit the Beedie Alumni website for more information.

Enjoy 15% discount for Alumni on Continuing Studies Career Assessment Services  Develop a comprehensive vocational profile, have it interpreted by a professional, and receive counselling and career planning based on the results.

 

Alumni are eligible for some borrowing privileges at the SFU libraries including the WAC Bennett Library at SFU Burnaby, the Belzberg Library at SFU Harbour Centre, and the SFU Surrey library. To obtain a valid library card with photo identification, visit or call the Academic Resource Office at the Burnaby Campus (778.782.4356) or the Registrar’s Desk at SFU Harbour Centre (778.782.5000). For more information about specific alumni library privileges, please visit the website.

Access wireless service (SFUNET) on all SFU campuses using your SFU Computing ID. You can also access wireless service at other post secondary institutions that participate in the Eduroam network. Learn more here: http://www.sfu.ca/benefits/itservices.html

Configure your @sfu.ca and @alumni.sfu.ca email addresses to stay connected and ensure that your contacts can keep in touch with you. Learn more at www.sfu.ca/alumni/emailforwarding

Don't let the fact that you're no longer a student stop you from enjoying SFU’s extensive recreational facilities at discounted alumni rates that are cheaper than most other public recreation facilities. These privileges can also be arranged for partners and dependants. For more information, contact 778.782.3675 or visit their webpage.

Find instructions and downloadable forms for official transcripts, parchment replacement and re-applying to SFU. Visit the website

SFU has an excellent Co-op Program which provides you with high-calibre, focused, student employees while you help students broaden their hands-on work experience. Find out more or place a job posting at www.sfu.ca/coop.

Formerly the Diamond University Centre, the newly renovated and renamed Diamond Alumni Centre is pleased to announce a new benefit for alumni. You can now book rooms at discounted rates for your business meetings, special events, and celebrations - including weddings. To inquire, call 778.782.4796 or visit www.sfu.ca/alumni/benefits/dac

Alumni qualify for discounts on tickets to select performances offered by the SFU Woodward’s Cultural Unit at SFU’s Goldcorp Centre for the Arts. The latest discounted features are listed in the monthly SFU Alumni e-Newsletters and are often posted in our LinkedIn and Facebook groups. sfuwoodwards.ca/index.php/events

Elevate your experience with special alumni rates at the Simon Hotel, perched atop Burnaby Mountain at SFU Burnaby. At the Simon Hotel, guests will experience comfortable, affordable, and convenient accommodations. Rooms are available year round; stay in either a one queen bed (Queen Room) or one queen bed plus a double sofabed (Queen with Sofa Room).

Quote SIMONALUMNI when making your reservation to receive the alumni rate. Reserve or inquire at: 778.782.4503, stayhere@sfu.ca, or visit www.sfu.ca/stayhere.

If you have feedback, comments or questions about our current offering of alumni benefits, or ideas to share for possible new alumni benefits, we invite you to contact us.