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Alumni Benefits

As alumni, you receive some great benefits! 

Bookstore: 15% discount on regular – priced purchases made in the Bookstore, including clothing, gifts and office supplies. (Excludes textbooks, food and convenience items, software, computers, calculators, class rings, rental textbooks, digital textbooks, textbook access codes)
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.

Receive the GV Magazine mailed or emailed to you free of charge.

Access to the GV Career Center for job planning and placement services.

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

Civic Center/Des Moines Performing Arts Discounts: Grand View alumni may purchase discounted tickets to Des Moines Performing Arts productions through their website. Discounts range from 10 to 30%. Please follow these steps to order:

1. Click here: http://my.desmoinesperformingarts.org/single/eventlisting.aspx
2. Type 1617TIX into the Promo Code field in the upper right corner. Click Submit button.
3. Select event and click Purchase button to select preferred date and time.
4. Select seats and click Add to Cart.
5. Click Proceed to Checkout to complete transaction or Continue Shopping to add additional tickets and events.
6. Log in or create an account to complete ticket purchase.

*E-ticket presales and discounts are valid for select shows and performances only. Offers available for purchase online only; no phone orders and not available in-person at the Civic Center Ticket Office. All sales are final. No refunds or exchanges. Discounts not valid on previously purchased tickets. Prices, programs, dates, times, and artists are subject to change without notice. Contact Laine if you need assistance ordering. 
Adventureland Discounts: Receive up $10 off admission tickets to Adventureland, which includes both the amusement park and the waterpark. Simply create an account at www.adventurelandpark.com/grandview. Upon creating an account, an email confirmation with instructions to purchase tickets will be sent to you. You should see discounted ticket prices of $32 for single day tickets, $57 for two day tickets, and $125 season passes.

GlassesUSA.com, 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 service@glassesusa.com.

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

For more information on how to receive your alumni benefits, contact Laine Mendenhall-Buck at alumni@grandview.edu or 515-263-2957.