Alumni Benefits

As alumni, you receive some great benefits!  Including:

Bookstore: 20% discount on regular – priced purchases made in the Bookstore, including clothing, gifts and office supplies. (Excludes: textbooks, software, electronics, class rings, and convenience items)
Dining Services: Receive faculty and staff discount privileges

Fine Arts at GV: Nielsen Concert Series, Julefest and Choir Tour performances are free.

Wellness Center: Annual individual memberships $200 or $300 for family.

Grand View Alumni Library Card: Check out books, use the public computer (two-hour limit) and in-house electronic database access.

Civic Center Discounts: Des Moines Performing Arts Discounts: Grand View alumni may now purchase discounted tickets to Des Moines Performing Arts productions through the website, Grand View set up an account allowing the GV community and alumni to utilize the group discount, which can range from 10% to 30%. Ticket purchases must be done online, using the passcode “GVC.” Purchases can be made once the tickets go on sale to the public. Find your desired performance then click on “Find Tickets.” Then enter the special offer code of “AMAZING.”
Note: Limited quantities are available. All sales are final. No refunds or exchanges. Prices subject to change without notice. Excludes Saturday evening performances. Email if you need technical assistance when order.

Adventureland Discounts: Receive up $10 off admission tickets to Adventureland, which includes both the amusement park and the waterpark. Simply create an account at Upon creating an account, an email confirmation with instructions to purchase tickets will be sent to you. You should see discounted ticket prices of $30 for single day tickets, $55 for two day tickets, and $110 season passes ($120 starting June 1st)., America's favorite online optical store, is proud to offer Grand View University Alumni 20% off any order of eyeglasses or sunglasses! Redeeming your discount is easy, just insert the coupon code GrandViewAlumni when prompted! Saving has never looked this good!  Have questions? Call 800-917-7083 or send an email to

Click the links below to find out more about these individual benefits.

For more information on how to receive your alumni benefits, contact Katie Ostrem or by phone at 515-263-2957.