Whether you have questions about resources available to you, or you're interested in the benefits ASU Alumni offers, we’ve put together a list of our most-asked questions, along with our answers! If you can’t find what you are looking for, please email us at alumni@asu.edu or give us a call at 480-965-2586.
 

What does being an ASU alum mean?

  • It means you are an innovator, an entrepreneur, a master learner, someone well-prepared to successfully meet the challenges of life ahead. ASU alumni are graduates of Arizona State University. The ASU Alumni team helps alumni stay connected to ASU  its news and achievements; faculty, students and staff; educational programs and events; world-class resources and development opportunities; the who, what, when and where of our Sun Devil varsity sports teams; and much, much more. 

What resources does ASU Alumni offer after I graduate?

  • As an ASU alum, you have lifetime access to career resources. From help finding a new job to reviewing your resume and offering valuable classes and workshops to advance you personally and professionally, the Office of Career and Professional Development Services is your go-to source of support and advocacy. 
  • If you are interested in building your network, ASU Alumni chapters are a perfect fit! With more than 170 chapters worldwide, you can grow your network of well-connected Sun Devils. 
  • We are continually updating and expanding our robust offering of events and programs, whether virtual or in-person. 
  • Over the course of a post-college career, working professionals are expected to learn new skills and remain sharp in their area of expertise. Visit ASU’s Continuing and Professional Education site for more information. 

How can I order my transcripts?

Are there any benefits for my child enrolling in ASU because I am an alum?

  • Yes! If you are a Sparky, Maroon or Gold contributing member of ASU Alumni and you graduated from ASU, your family members have an opportunity to apply for the Legacy Scholarship program, which is a $1,000 scholarship ($500 per semester).

Do I get to keep my ASU library privileges after graduation?

Can I get a membership to the Sun Devil Fitness Center after graduation?

  • Yes, with special pricing! Fitness center memberships are available for ASU alumni. View pricing plans for alumni access.  

Can I keep my ASU email after graduation?

  • Yes, if you'd like. When you graduate from ASU you have the option to continue using your ASU email account. Should you cease using it for an extended period of time it may become inactive. If you would like to reactivate it, please contact the ASU Computer Accounts office at 480-965-6500.

Where do I update my information and submit a class note?

  • You can update your information and submit an optional class note noting a special milestone or achievement here.

How can I support ASU's mission and vision?

  • We have many ways alumni, friends and fans of ASU can help support ASU.
  • You can help volunteer in your community with other Sun Devils. 
  • You can purchase an ASU Pitchfork license plate and ride with Sun Devil pride! ASU license plates are available in Arizona, Maryland, Texas and Pennsylvania. 
  • You can help future and current ASU students by giving back to a student scholarship program
  • You can become a contributing member with ASU Alumni. 

 

Is my ASU Alumni membership tax deductible?

  • Becoming a Sparky, Maroon or Gold member is a gift to ASU Alumni. This gift may be tax deductible; please consult with your tax adviser regarding this matter. 

What are the differences between membership levels?

  • General ASU Alumni members: We consider all graduates of ASU to be members of ASU Alumni! As an ASU grad, you have access to a variety of benefits, resources and offers. You can also upgrade your membership to become a Sparky, Maroon or Gold member for special experiences and to help support ASU Alumni. 
  • Sparky members: Sparky members make a one-time donation of either $50 ($30 if you are a new grad or faculty/staff member). Through a robust benefits program, Sparky members enjoy a great opportunity to experience more of what ASU has to offer.
  • Maroon members: Maroon members make a one-time donation of $600 ($400 if you are a new grad or a faculty/staff member). The contribution helps provide support for our many programs and services for students and alumni. Additional benefits are featured in a Maroon membership! Your one-time donation can be paid over a 10-month period.
  • Gold members: Gold members make a one-time donation at our most prestigious membership level of $950 ($750 if you are a new grad or faculty/staff member). The contribution helps provide support for our many programs and services for students and alumni. As a Gold member of ASU Alumni, you enjoy our most robust benefits package. Your one-time donation can be paid over a 10-month period.   

As a contributing member do I receive a membership card?

  • Members no longer receive membership cards. Instead of using funds for purchasing, printing and mailing cards, we have made use of membership donations for our alumni events, programs and resources. 

What is Sun Devil Generations?

  • Sun Devil Generations is a program designed specially for children from birth to eighth grade. Any Sparky, Maroon or Gold Alumni member may enroll a child in the program. Members who sponsor children in the program do not need to be related to the participants. Throughout the year, Sun Devil Generations hosts events and programs for children ranging from “Storytime with Sparky” to exploring ASU’s School of Earth and Space Exploration. Gold ASU Alumni members enjoy free enrollment in the program for the children in their life. 

What is the Sun Devil Rewards app?

  • Sun Devil Rewards is ASU’s free loyalty and rewards app. By simply downloading the app, you will earn Pitchforks (Sun Devil Rewards currency!) that are redeemable for a wide range of ASU VIP experiences and behind-the-scenes tours, first-class event tickets and hospitality passes, cool Sun Devil merchandise and more. The app allows you to stay up to date on ASU news and events and participate in a number of interactive games and contests, and puts you first in line for outrageous sweepstakes opportunities! The app is free at the Apple App Store or Google Play. We call it "Gratitude for your Sun Devil attitude." Download today!