Alumni Perks

As a Stony Brook alum, you’re a “Seawolf for life” and are eligible for some exclusive alumni perks. Take advantage of discounts on campus events and facilities, hotels, insurance and home energy, as well as great offers on entertainment and dining. Alumni Career Services offers a variety of lifetime career services, tools and resources for Stony Brook grads.

Take a look at some of what's available to you as a Stony Brook Alum:


Alumni Association Card

Your Alumni Association card enables you to use and check out books from the Melville Library at Stony Brook University, access hotel and travel discounts, purchase discounted tickets to special events (when available) and more.

If you haven’t received yours or lost the one you had, contact us and we will send you a new one!

Sample Alumni member card

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Alumni Email for Life

The Stony Brook University Alumni Association offers free and private email accounts exclusively for our alumni. Stay connected with classmates and friends when you create an Email for Life account!

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  • Use your alumni email address as a web-based email account and access your email from anywhere in the world via an Internet connection using Gmail.
  • Set your address to forward to another account.
  • Stop worrying about sending friends and colleagues a new address every time you change Internet Service Providers — give them one address that follows you wherever you go!
Frequently Asked Questions:

At what point are accounts deactivated? accounts are deactivated after 200 days.

How can I transfer my current files?

Learn how to keep your current documents here.

How long will it take to receive my account?

We are experiencing delays in account creation of six weeks or more.  We apologize for any inconvenience.   

Career Services

Welcome, SBU alumni!

Alumni Career Services is pleased to offer you a variety of lifetime career services, tools, and resources. Whether you have recently graduated, are looking to enhance your skills and training, or are ready to make a career change, we hope you will find this information helpful!

SBU alumni may use most Career Center services at no cost: programs and events, employer information sessions, job fairs, career coaching and counseling appointments, career assessments, and Handshake, the SBU job/internship database. On-Campus Recruiting (OCR) is typically limited to current students, but at employers’ discretion, may be open to new graduates up until one year after graduation.

Explore Career Services

Spirit and Pride

The spirit of Stony Brook University stays with you long after graduation. Show that you are a proud Stony Brook alumnus with your class ring, custom Stony Brook license plate or by coming back to the Brook to cheer your Seawolves on to victory.


Lifelong Learning

Discover opportunities in continuing education, online courses and special invitations to lectures and programs through Lifelong Learning.


Legacy Way

Be one of the first to mark your place in campus history through the new brick paver program, Legacy Way.

By adding your name to Legacy Way, you are celebrating your lifelong connection to Stony Brook and paving the way for current and future students.


For more information about Legacy Way, contact Stony Brook’s Donor Relations & Stewardship team at (631) 632-4063 or


Get the Latest News

Don't forget! You can learn all about school news, alumni highlights, upcoming events, new perks and more on Stony Brook Matters, our news site for alumni and friends!

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