The Office of Alumni Relations is proud to provide Grand Canyon University (GCU) graduates with a number of resources that help them stay connected to the GCU community and continue to pursue their purpose. Whether you are looking for career advice or ways to connect with other alumni in your area, we can help you get started.

Alumni Benefits

Alumni benefits include access to a variety of campus and GCU resources, including discounts at the Lope Shop and access to the GCU Golf Course and GCU Hotel. Plus, you can receive a special alumni discount on season tickets to the Lopes men's basketball home games and exclusive scholarship opportunities.

Stay in the Lope spirit even after you graduate by purchasing GCU merchandise from Lope Shop! You will find everything you need to showcase your alma mater, from clothing to drinkware and accessories. Explore official GCU merchandise online, or stop by our location on campus.

The new GCU Golf Course features newly renovated grounds, picturesque terrain and a brand new clubhouse, with a full restaurant and bar, pro shop with GCU merchandise and high-quality golf equipment and luxury event spaces. Book a tee time today to experience the new course for yourself!

GCU has partnered with a number of organizations to provide discounts on gifts, technology and more! As a GCU alumnus, you have access to exclusive benefits at an extensive number of retailers and service companies. New alumni benefits continue to be added, so continue to check back for additional offers!

Visiting us for homecoming, or checking out an upcoming event on campus? The GCU Hotel is the best place to stay if you are looking for comfortable accommodations close to the university! Book a room at the GCU Hotel, staffed by students in our hospitality management program.

The GCU Men's Basketball team is back for the 2019-20 season! Come join us and enjoy pregame festivities, then cheer the Lopes on to victory. To purchase your discounted season tickets, email the GCU ticketing office. We can’t wait to see you there!

GCU Zoom Backgrounds

Looking to cover up your real-life background and show off your purple pride during online meetings? Download our alumni-themed Zoom backgrounds and bring some excitement back into your virtual meetings.

Visit the Zoom Help Center for the most up-to-date information on how to enable virtual backgrounds! 

Alumni Scholarship Opportunities

GCU wants to help you continue your education by providing our alumni with unique scholarship opportunities. For more information about degree programs and scholarships, call us at 855-GCU-LOPE to speak with a university counselor or fill out this form to request more information.

Save on Course Materials for Master's Programs
If you are enrolling in a GCU master's program, GCU will award you a course materials credit in the amount of $95 that will be applied to each of your courses as you progress toward completion of your degree. Also, GCU will award a credit for the graduation fee on your previously completed program after you have begun courses.

Graduation Fee Scholarship for Doctoral Programs
If you are continuing your education in a doctoral degree program at GCU, you may be eligible for this scholarship. GCU will award a credit for the graduation fee on your previously completed program after you have begun courses in your upcoming doctoral degree program.

Alumni Resources

In addition to benefits, GCU offers a variety of resources for alumni, such as access to our extensive library and services from Career Services to help you launch your career. Stay in touch with our office to learn more about exclusive events around campus and across the country, and refer other future Lopes to GCU!

Alumni ID Card

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GCU Alumni now has new ID cards! Use your alumni card for access to exclusive alumni events, GCU Lope Shops, golf course discounts, nationwide retail and service company discounts and much more.

Request your ID to be mailed to you by clicking below.

Update My Profile

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The Office of Alumni Relations wants to hear from you! Updating your contact info is the best way to stay in touch with GCU. Fill out the form to let us know how you are doing. Whether it is sharing a life milestone, a career achievement or how you are using your degree to pursue your purpose!

Alumni Referral Program

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The Alumni Referral Program is your opportunity to help us reach out to friends or colleagues who may be interested in pursuing their education at GCU. If you know anyone who may be considering earning their degree, fill out the form and we will contact them with information about our programs.

Request a Transcript

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Thinking about going back to school? Looking for your next job? Whether you need them for graduate school or an employer, GCU offers multiple ways for you to request your transcripts. Visit the main GCU website for more information about requesting your official GCU transcripts.

Library Access

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The Office of Alumni Relations is pleased to offer GCU alumni free access to some of our library databases. Use your GCU username and password to log in and begin your research. Explore the extensive databases, and take advantage of the online educational resources at your fingertips.

Alumni Career Support

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When conducting career research, start with some of these websites to explore your options: the Occupational Outlook Handbook, O*NET OnLine and Career OneStop. If you have additional career questions, please email the Office of Alumni Relations.

Grand Canyon University Archives Collections Available for Alumni Access

Interested in learning more about the history of GCU? The archival materials in the new Grand Canyon University Historical Archives Collection detail the early years of GCU when it was known as Grand Canyon College from 1949 to 1984. The collection provides full, open and equal access to a wide variety of primary historical materials such as photos and films received from various sources including the Office of Alumni Relations.

This project is supported by the Arizona State Library, Archives & Public Records, a division of the Arizona Secretary of State, with federal funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services which has allowed the GCU Library to preserve and digitize a large portion of these materials to enable their wider dissemination through the Arizona Memory Project and the GCU Library Digital Collections.

Learn more about the project and find out how to access these collections here! Don’t forget to also check out the GCU Library Digital Collections to view GCU yearbooks, course catalogs of yesteryear and more.

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