Alumni Benefits

When you received your diploma on graduation day, you also received a free lifetime membership into the Nazareth College Alumni Association. As a graduate of Nazareth, you are entitled to the benefits and services described below.

Arts Center

Alumni receive a 20% discount on all Arts Center sponsored events, including the subscription series and children shows. Limit of two tickets per alum, per performance. Already discounted value seating is not included and other restrictions may apply.
Learn more: 585-389-2170

Athletic Facilities

Alumni may purchase a Recreation Club membership to the College's fitness centers, racquetball courts, pool, sauna, and locker rooms.
Forms: Rec Club Membership Form
Learn more: or 585-389-2324

Auditing Courses

Since the 2012-2013 academic year, Nazareth offers a special alumni rate of $100 per undergraduate course (plus a $25 registration fee) to audit select classes. Certain rules and restrictions apply with regard to class selection, availability, and course enrollment, as students taking courses for credit are always given priority. No credit is earned and no grade is given when auditing and courses may not be used to augment or add to past or future degree programs.
Forms: Audit Approval Form
Learn more: 585-389-2800 or

Center for Spirituality

Nazareth College has long recognized the importance of spiritual growth in the development of the whole person. The Nazareth community is committed to to fostering an environment in which individuals are encouraged to explore their own spirituality, dialogue with others and engage the world around them. As an alum, you may continue to share in worship services with students, faculty, and staff. You may also utilize the Linehan Chapel in the Golisano Academic Center for a wedding ceremony.
Learn more: 585-389-2303

Computer Labs

As an alum, you may use the 24-Hour lab in Smyth Hall. A special card is required for entrance to the lab, which the Campus Safety Department will issue to you upon request. To obtain a card, you must visit Campus Safety.
Learn more: 585-389-2850 or

Heritage Grant

The Heritage Grant is awarded to first-time incoming freshmen only who are children or grandchildren of alumni who received their bachelor's or master's degree from Nazareth College. Heritage Grant candidates must indicate their interest for the award on the application for admission. Award is renewable for eight consecutive full-time, undergraduate semesters, provided a 2.0 cumulative GPA is maintained. Available to new freshmen only. The Heritage Grant is a needs-based award.
Learn more: 585-389-2310 or


You may continue to use the Lorette Wilmot Library and many of its services. The official Nazareth College Alumni ID card is required for proof of alumni status in the library.
Learn more: 585-389-2472 or

SALT Financial Literacy Program

Nazareth has teamed up with SALT, a financial literacy program, to help our students and alumni manage their money and student loans. SALT offers financial education, debt management, ongoing resources - and Nazareth is providing all of its services to you free of charge.
Learn more: SALT Program Info Page or 585-389-2310