Alumni & Friends

Membership Benefits

As an active Viking for Life, you have access to a wide range of benefits and a whole calendar of alumni events. Update your contact information, request a free alumni card, and become a Viking for Life. With the alumni card, Cleveland State University graduates recieve a variety of benefits including:

University Privileges

Financial and Consumer Programs

  • Group discount on Life/Health Insurance through GradMed®, AlumniMed+®, ProtectorMed+® and AlumniTerm®
  • Group discount on Home Owner's and Auto Insurance through Liberty Mutual
  • Access to Cash Course, a service providing financial literacy for today's students and alumni.
  • Access to the Ohio Education Credit Union
  • Membership with Health Proponent, the consumer division of Health Advocate, Inc., the nation's leading independent healthcare advocacy and assistance company. The company helps millions of Americans navigate the healthcare maze to save time and money. Health Advocate is headquartered in suburban Philadelphia with sales offices nationwide.

Recreation, Travel and Entertainment

  • Discount on
    • Car rentals – Avis, Enterprise and Hertz
    • Long distance moving through Grabel. Alumni receive a 57 percent discount and numerous free extras (valuation, set-up of beds, unpacking of five cartons). Contact Cindy Gant from Graebel at 216.898.2876 or 800.461.6850 for an estimate.
    • Cedar Point tickets. Username: CSUAA; Password: csuaa2013
    • Residential and corporate moving services provided by Atlas Van Lines. Up to 65 percent discount.
    • Cleveland Play House tickets. Special Offer for CSU Alumni: go to, Subscribe Now, Subscribe, 4-Play Patron's Choice, Promo Code CSUALUM and take advantage of a discounted 4 play pick-your-own offer.
    • Playhouse Square tickets for select shows. Click here. Promo code: CLETIX
    • Discounted parking rates with Airport Fast Park
    • Discounted tickets to Kings Island ($29.99 for adults and $25.99 for junior/seniors). Click here to purchase tickets. Promo code: KINGSCSUAA.
    • Travel with Contiki vacations (for Young Alumni).
    • Hotel rates at Hampton Inn Cleveland-Downtown - $109/night +tax