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Being a Franklin Pierce graduate means more than just having a diploma from a vibrant and growing liberal arts university. You are part of a network of more than 19,000 alumni around the U.S. and the world. The benefits of being a Franklin Pierce alumna/us begins on the day you graduate and last for a lifetime. As an alumnus you are afforded a wide range of services and benefits and we encourage you to take advantage of all of these great opportunities. A growing number of retailers are offering special limited time discounts on products that alumni buy often.
Some of the benefits are offered through by third-party vendors in partnership with the alumni association. These affinity partnerships offer discounts to alumni and in some cases their families and the alumni association receives royalties on your purchases which go to fund the alumni scholarship program which awards over $24,000 to deserving students at the College at Rindge and the College of Graduate and Professional Studies. You get great discounts on services and products you use and your support of these partners helps ensure the future of the Alumni Scholarship program at Franklin Pierce.
ALUMNI OPPORTUNITIES CARD
An Alumni Opportunities card is your personal passport to many of the benefits and services available for graduates, including access to the Library resources, 10 percent off at the Franklin Pierce Bookstore and more. To receive your opportunities card, please visit Alumni Relations or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
ATHLETIC AND CULTURAL EVENTS
Alumni may receive reduced admission to on campus athletic and cultural events. Please present your member opportunities card for reduced rates where applicable and allowed by the regulations governing NCAA and other sporting events.
ALUMNI AND UNIVERSITY PUBLICATIONS
Stay up to date on university and alumni news! To receive the Pierce Radius Alumni magazine, published twice per year (once printed, once online) or our monthly e-Newsletter, update your mail and email information here or send your mailing address to email@example.com. To subscribe to the monthly electronic newsletter, text FPALUM to 22828.
Alumni receive a 10 percent discount on university insignia apparel at the Franklin Pierce Bookstore, located in the Emily Flint Campus Center on the Rindge campus. Stop in and check out the latest in Franklin Pierce apparel, memorabilia and more. Make sure you pick up your Alumni Opportunities Card at Alumni Relations first! OR make your purchase on-line and indicate your alumni status in the notes section on the online order form.
Looking for strategies to advance in your current field or change careers? Search no further than the Lloyd and Helen (Ament) Astmann '69 Career Services Office at Franklin Pierce for opportunities such as resume and cover letter review, job search support, networking advice, and help with graduate school applications. Join the FPU Alumni and Student Career Network on LinkedIn and offer career advice, internship opportunities and job postings for students and alumni.
The Career Services staff is fully trained to assist our alumni. You also may want to consider hiring current Franklin Pierce students for internships or full and part-time employment.
Franklin Pierce alumni are living and working throughout the U.S. and the world. Many of the regions represented by Franklin Pierce alumni enjoy social and professional networking opportunities through chapters. If you're interested in starting a chapter or hosting an event in your region please contact firstname.lastname@example.org .
Use of computer labs at the College at Rindge and College of Graduate & Professional Studies centers is available to alumni during normal operating hours. For availability on the campuses, please contact: College at Rindge at 603.899.4279, Concord Center at 603.228.1155, Lebanon Center at 603.298.5549, Manchester Center at 603.626.4972, Portsmouth Center at 603.433.2000
A world of information is close at hand the DiPietro Library Resource Center. Alumni are welcome to stop in and browse the stacks of more than 137,000 volume collections including books, microforms, CDs, DVDs, software, audio and videocassettes, as well as subscriptions to over 37,518 full-text electronic and print periodical titles. Online resources are not available off-site.
LOCATE A CLASSMATE
Alumni relations office will forward letters and/or e-mails to fellow classmates and friends you would like to contact. We respect the privacy of our alumni and do not release demographic information without express written consent of the individual member of the alumni association. To inquire about a classmate email mailto:email@example.com or call 877-372-2586.
NORTHFIELDS ACTIVITY CENTER (THE BUBBLE)
At the NorthFields Activity Center alumni can receive discounted memberships to access the facility. Call 603.899.4382 for more information.
PERSONAL ENRICHMENT COURSES
Discounted tuition for enrichment courses (not for academic credit) at the College at Rindge and one of the College of Graduate and Professional Studies centers on a space-available basis when approved by the center director (if offered on a satellite center ) or instructor (if offered at the College at Rindge) and the alumni relations director. All online courses are excluded from this opportunity. Please contact alumni relations for details and an application.
Is this your reunion year? Check out the Alumni and Reunion Weekend pages to learn about the upcoming reunion weekend and how to become more involved with your class reunion.
Stay connected with fellow alumni on Franklin Pierce’s social network. Get LinkedIn by joining the Franklin Pierce Alumni Group, reconnect with a classmate on the The Official Franklin Pierce Alumni Association Group, and follow the latest Franklin Pierce news on Twitter @FPAlumni.
SUMMER ROOM RENTALS/CONFERENCES
Alumni qualify for reduced rates for weekly/monthly townhouse rentals during the summer months only. Call 603.899.4243 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
TRANSCRIPTS AND DIPLOMAS
To obtain a copy of your transcripts or diploma please visit the Registrar's Office.
Many of the affinity benefit partnerships the we maintain offer discounts to alumni and in some cases their families and the alumni association receives royalties on your purchases which goes to help fund the alumni scholarship program which awards over $24,000 to deserving students at the College at Rindge and the College of Graduate and Professional Studies. You get great discounts on services and products you use and your support of these partners helps ensure the future of the Alumni Scholarship program at Franklin Pierce.
Onecupconnection.com offers a 10% discount to Franklin Pierce University Alumni on K-Cups, Keurig Brewers and more! Use the discount code “FPU12 ” at checkout. No limit on number of uses per customer. Expires December, 2012. Discounts cannot be combined with other offers. 10% discount can be used on every item in the store (including brewers and clearance items). One Cup Connection is an authorized Keurig distributor, specializing in K-Cups and brewers. We are family-owned and operated and have over 50 years of experience in the coffee industry.
Franklin Pierce University is proud to offer this alumni insurance program through Meyer and Associates. 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, parents, children, and siblings.
What better way to demonstrate pride in your degree than purchasing an elegant diploma frame for display from On Campus Marketing. The partnership with OCM has provided many alumni the ability to hang their diploma in style. Check out the On Campus Marketing website for further details on ordering a frame or call Alumni Relations at 877-372-2586 for details.
CLASS RINGS ~ WEAR YOURS WITH PRIDE
A school ring is a wonderful way to show your Alumni PRIDE and have a keepsake of your college memories for a lifetime. It is your story and your style.
Design your ring online with Josten's or call 800-854-7464 today!
Franklin Pierce University Alumni Association
Celebrating Alumni PRIDE