It pays to be a Penn Alumnus!
For deals on everything from
life insurance to laptops, discover the benefits of
being a Penn alumnus.
Penn Alumni is proud to offer valuable services
and discounts to all alumni through a number of partnerships. Many of
the programs generate revenue that supports alumni programming.
Shop Penn Alumni
Penn Alumni Relations has launched an online store designed specifically for alumni!
The site features polo shirts, tees, sweatshirts,
jackets and hats in Men's, Wome
n's and children's sizes all imprinted
with the Penn Alumni logo. There is also a wide array of gift items to
choose from including tote bags, golf items and photo frames as well as a
special sustainability section to help support the University's climate
Visit the shop
regularly to view new items or take advantage of special promotions!
You can also set up an account for easy access to all your order
Alumni Insurance Program
Penn Alumni sponsors an Alumni Insurance
Program as a service to alumni. The program offers a variety of
attractively-priced insurance products, most of which are available to
alumni, students, faculty, and staff, as well as their spouses,
domestic partners, children, parents, and siblings:
- Auto, Home & Renters Insurance Special rates are available to alumni and family members living in the same household.
- Health Insurance
For those with a temporary or permanent need for coverage, such
as the unemployed, self-employed, and recent graduates.
- Life Insurance Long-term protection with great rates and fantastic features. Coverage is available to $50 million.
- Long Term Care Insurance
Intended to protect assets from serious erosion, while allowing
access to quality care in the most appropriate and desirable
- Travel Insurance Travel medical or trip protection insurance options are available for individuals or groups traveling abroad.
An ideal tax-deferred vehicle for conservative investors who want
guaranteed fixed interest rates for extended periods.
- Special Event Liability coverage up to $2 million is available for events lasting from a few hours to as much as 10 days.
- Pet Insurance Simple, customizable dog and cat insurance plans are available.
- Advisory Services A licensed insurance professional is available, at no charge, to answer questions and provide customized guidance.
For more information visit www.meyerandassoc.com/ma/pennalumni
or contact the program administrator at 800-635-7801.
You protect against risks like a car accident or house fire, but are
you protected against the greatest risk in retirement? The expense of
long term care could devastate your savings. Now is the perfect time to
find out what protection costs. You may even qualify for discounts
through the Alumni Association. Don't wait — at younger ages, you can
lock in significant savings. Click
to learn more.
Do You Have Enough Life Insurance?
The Collegiate Alumni Life Calculator (CALC) provides an
accurate "needs estimate" using basic financial data and your answers to
simple questions about your family's future plans.
Please visit www.AlumniLife.org/calc
to obtain your personalized needs estimate. If you conclude that you
need more insurance, you can obtain a quote and download an application
directly from the program website.
Penn Bookstore Loyalty Program
Ride with Pride with the new Penn Alumni license plate.
Penn Alumni specialty license plates are now available for alumni who
reside in Pennsylvania.
Plates are available for a one-time fee of $35, made payable to the Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania.
Personalized specialty plates will cost an additional $100 fee for processing.
1. Print out the application form (PDF). If you do not have access to a printer, please email your contact information including your full name and mailing address to firstname.lastname@example.org and an application will be mailed to you.
2. Complete the application, retain a copy for your records, and mail the original, including your check, to:
Penn Alumni Relations
c/o Penn Alumni License Plate Program
E. Craig Sweeten Alumni House
3533 Locust Walk
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6226
Q. How much does the license plate cost?
A. The cost, determined by PENNDot, is a one-time fee of $35.
Q. How long will it take to receive my plate once my application and check are mailed?
A. Penn Alumni Relations will submit batches of applications on a monthly to bi-monthly basis (depending on the amount of requests). Once PennDOT receives the batch of applications from our office for processing, it may be approximately 10-12 weeks before you receive your plate. PennDot will mail the license plate directly to the applicant.
Q. Who do I contact should I not receive my plate within the above specified timeframe?
A. If you do not receive your plate within approximately 10-12 weeks, please email email@example.com.
Q. Can I transfer my current license plate number to my new plate?
A. No, numbers from previous plates are non-transferable.
Q. Can I request a particular number?
A. Unfortunately, we cannot accommodate specific number requests.
Q. I have a customized license plate (i.e. vanity plate). Is there a way to have both the Penn plate and my vanity plates if I am a PA resident?
A. No. Pennsylvania State Law allows only one license plate per vehicle.
Q: Why aren't the license plates offered in Penn's school colors?
A: All Pennsylvania license plates (even specialty plates) are manufactured in the standardized blue, white and yellow color scheme.
Q: If I lease my vehicle, am I eligible for the University of Pennsylvania plate?
A: Yes, but you must download form MV-1L (PDF) and have your leasing company fill it out and return it to you. Applications received without this form will be held until the form is filled out.
Q: I currently have license plates that indicate that I am disabled. Will my new plates reflect this?
A: Unfortunately, specialty plates cannot indicate disability. You must order a Person with Disability Parking Placard using form MV-145A(PDF).
Q: Will I receive new registration stickers with my plate?
A: Yes. You will receive new registration stickers and a registration card when your plates are delivered.
Q: Can I order a PERSONALIZED specialty plate from Penn?
A: Yes. The cost is an additional $100 fee for processing. Please use the same application, but complete the bottom section as well for personalization.
The Penn Passport portfolio of services is designed for
individuals and corporations who expect the most sophisticated,
comprehensive and private medical care. Members have immediate access
to personalized, coordinated health care services and amenities – any
time of any day, from anywhere.
Member benefits include:
- Immediate access to Personal Health Records (PHR) and images
- 24/7 access to an acclaimed network of physicians and hospitals worldwide
- Five days in The Pavilion (transferrable)
- Personal health care coordination services and advocacy
- A complimentary, personalized health assessment
- Travel medicine services
- International aeromedical evacuation
- Access to world-renowned Penn Veterinary Medicine services for domestic pets
For more information or to become a member, visit PennMedicine.org/passport
The University of Pennsylvania has partnered with Zip Car to provide
discounted short term car rentals for students, faculty, and alumni.
Simply go to the Zip Car universities page and search for "University of Pennslvania" for a discounted membership.
Enterprise Car Rental
Penn alumni enjoy preferred status at Enterprise
Rent-A-Car entitling you to special rates and
benefits. With more than 5,000 locations in the
U.S., Canada, Germany, the United Kingdom, and
Ireland, Enterprise is bound to be there when
you travel. You will need to provide the codes NA17112 and UNI when making your reservation.
Get up to $20,000 annual accident and illness protection
for your cats and dogs from Petplan, America’s #1 rated pet insurance
provider. 15% discount available for Penn alumni.
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their educational and career goals. It features lectures that cover a
huge range of topics and have all been hand picked and carefully
designed by experienced instructors throughout the world who are
dedicated to helping you take the next step toward meeting your career
goals. These are available to anybody, completely free of charge.
Although you can’t transfer courses for credit, lecture courses are
valid and vital learning tools, and may be one of the best methods of
learning available. A prepared lecture from an interesting, thoughtful
expert is one of the classic methods of teaching, and if that expert
knows her business, you won't be bored for a moment.
Kaplan Test Prep Discount
For nearly 70 years, Kaplan, the world leader in test
preparation, has helped more than 4 million students achieve their
educational and career goals. Their unparalleled test preparation
courses provide students with expert teachers, proven score-raising
strategies, and realistic practice materials. Click on the link to find
a discount for Penn alumni.
PENN Alumni receive a $10 discount off the single ticket
price of any ticket, any performance. Call the box office at
215.985.0420 or on-line http://www.philadelphiatheatrecompany.org,
use promo code pennefits. Know 7 people? GROUPS of 8 or more save
additional, call 215.985.1400 x 304 to reach the GROUPS Manager.
For more details visit the PTC website or click here.
Penn Branded TAG Heuer Watches
The prestige of TAG Heuer comes to the University of Pennsylvania. These exquisite
timepieces capture the style and essence distinctive of Penn Alumni.
Thanks to a new partnership between Penn and IBM, Penn
alumni are now entitled to a substantial discount on an array of
personal computer products from Lenovo, the manufacturer and distributor
of IBM's ThinkPad and ThinkCentre products. A portion of your purchase
price will be contributed to undergraduate grants, providing financial
support to Penn students. To learn more about the partnership, visit the Lenovo online store
for Penn Alumni.
Framed Penn Photos
Some of the best photographs from the University Archives —
including College Hall, Ivy Stones and more — now available to you!
The Office of the University Secretary
and the University Registrar
provide diplomas, transcripts, verification of dates a student attended
Penn and degrees awarded by the University. For more information, click here
As a symbol of Penn tradition, the Official Ring of
the University of Pennsylvania is instantly recognizable
and will serve as a tangible connection for all Penn
alumni- past, present, and future.
Alumni Address Labels
Penn Alumni Podcasts
Create your own personalized, self-adhesive return
address labels-complete with the Penn Alumni logo.
Alumni can now take advantage of Penn's full banquet of
intellectual options — prominent guest speakers, faculty lectures,
symposiums, sports, celebrations, and more — and enjoy their selection
Visit the Penn Alumni Podcasts website
for more information.
cover reproduction is
a great way to commemorate a graduation, reunion, or other special Penn
your life or that of a loved one ... record how the
century's major events have marked the campus ... or just preserve an
unforgettable photograph or favorite piece of artwork from
the magazine to enhance your home or office.
Alumni Discount at the Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts
Come back to Penn and enjoy the amazing performances at the
Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts! The Annenberg Center presents
an array of world music, dance, jazz and theatre performances featuring
world-class artists and companies.
Penn alumni receive a 10% discount on tickets with the promo
code "Pennalum". To order visit, www.annenbergcenter.org
, call 215.898.3900 or stop by the Annenberg Center Box Office.
ICA Alumni Discount
Although better-known to members of the Penn community as a
venue for exhibitions of cutting-edge contemporary art, the Institute of
Contemporary Art (ICA) also publishes scholarly books on contemporary
art, architecture and design. Since its founding in 1963, ICA has
published more than 200 exhibition catalogs. ICA offers Penn alumni a
10% discount on all titles. For a complete list go to ICA's online shop
where you can also find out more about the benefits of membership or call 212.573.0217.
Wharton School Publishing
All Penn alumni may purchase books from Wharton School Publishing and receive a 30% discount and free shipping
when you become a registered member!
Penn Press Alumni Discount
The University of Pennsylvania Press offers alumni a 30%
discount on their titles. To take advantage, simply call 800-537-5487 to
order and inform your Penn Press Customer Service staff member of your
Penn Press is having its annual inventory sale! Visit www.upenn.edu/pennpress
for discounts of
20% to 90% on all titles. Move fast - quantities are limited!
The Penn Club
Connect with real movers and Quakers - follow the Penn
tradition of becoming a member of the Penn Club. The Club offers Penn
alumni continued connection to fellow alumni and the vast Ivy League
network, especially in the New York metro area. Request a membership
application online today
Penn Alumni Card
The PennCard has added a whole host of new benefits. Take
advantage of special discounts across campus at the Penn bookstore, the
Morris Arboretum, the ICA, Penne restaurant, athletic events, and much,
much more. Go to the Penncard website
to view full benefits and info.
The College of Liberal and Professional Studies
As a Penn alum, you have immediate access to our academic programs and courses that will advance your personal and professional goals. We invite you to consider one of our many innovative professional master’s degrees or work directly with an advisor to design your own career-enhancing post-bacc program. Our classes are available during the day and evening, and in spring, summer and fall semesters, offering flexibility to fit your schedule and course variety to fulfill your evolving academic needs. Plus, there is no application fee for Penn Alumni. We look forward to seeing you back on campus!
To learn more, visit www.upenn.edu/LPSforAlumni
Other Alumni Services and Resources
Penn Alumni Travel Program
The Center for Community Partnerships
Graduate Student Center