Alumni can get discounts on computer supplies, books and framing, plus ongoing access to York’s libraries and gyms. And as a York grad, you naturally get discounted access to the grounds for photography, and we make it easy to get copies of your transcripts when you need them.
Get a York library card at the circulation desk at the Scott Library and get 75 per cent off the price by showing your plastic or digital York alumni card – only $25 per year!
As alumni, your York Libraries privileges include:
- borrowing from our stacks (exceptions include reserve collections, Maps, and Resource Sharing)
- up to 15 books checked out at one time
- a 14-day loan period
- up to two renewals on items checked out
Due to vendor licensing agreements, alumni borrowers do not have remote access to periodical databases and most electronic journals and ebooks.
As alumni, you get a 15 per cent discount on all York U-branded clothing, gift and stationery items and from the York University Bookstore website (this offer excludes books, course materials and gift cards). To receive the discount at the time of purchase, simply add the "YUAlumni15" coupon code at the bottom of the shopping cart; the coupon code will apply to all eligible items. Check out the bookstore's alumni catalogue to see what we’ve got!
Visit the York University Bookstore website for COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ).
Get exclusive fitness membership discounts at Keele and Glendon campuses.
Tait McKenzie Centre (Keele campus): Alumni, staff and faculty have access to the best prices for full-year basic, basic-plus and gold memberships to York's fitness and recreation centre. See Category A pricing and membership details or call 416-736-5184.
Glendon Athletic Club (Glendon campus): Alumni enjoy 20 per cent off a full-year membership to this large, full-use fitness facility. See membership details or contact the GAC at 416-736-2100 ext. 88338 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
York University has some gorgeous parkland around it, and people often want permission for professional photography in the spaces. Just imagine your engagement photo by picturesque Stong Pond or wedding photos on the lawn in front of Glendon Manor!
As alumni, you can get a 30 per cent discount off the regular photo-location fee. Visit the Conference Services website to learn more, and don't forget to submit a Class Note about your big event so we can share your news in The York University Magazine!