All graduates of the University of Miami are given a free lifetime membership in UM Alumni Association. The Alumni Card is your official alumni ID, providing you with access to special discounts and offers. Before you access these benefits, request a UM Alumni Card online. Please allow 3-5 weeks for your personalized Alumni Card to be mailed.
For alumni who live locally, UM offers a separate Alumni ’Cane Card, which provides alumni with access to the Otto G. Richter Library and the Wellness Center on the Coral Gables campus. To secure an Alumni ’Cane Card, contact the Office of Alumni Relations at email@example.com or 305-284-2872. Alumni ’Cane Cards can be picked up at the UM Department of Parking and Transportation located in the McKnight Building at 5807 Ponce de Leon Boulevard, Suite 100. The first Alumni ’Cane Card is free; replacement cards cost $20.
University of Miami alumni get a discount ticket price for all movies at the Bill Cosford Cinema in the Memorial Building in the Coral Gables campus. Tickets are $6 for all University of Miami alumni with valid Alumni ’Cane Card (see above). For a complete listing of movies and screenings, visit com.miami.edu/cosford/.
Don't hide your pride! The UM Bookstore, located in the Whitten University Center in the heart of campus, is your headquarters for all kinds of UM clothing, gifts, and spirit gear. University of Miami alumni get a 10% discount on merchandise (excluding text books) when they show their Alumni ’Cane Card for in-store purchases.
Chartered in 1947, the University Credit Union is a full service, not for profit financial institution, offering top rate banking, lending, and investment services. Alumni of the University of Miami are eligible to open memberships in the University Credit Union.
Alumni who either present valid photo identification with a current address and a University of Miami Alumni Association card or their Alumni ’Cane Card have full room use access at the Otto G. Richter Library, and are eligible for borrowing privileges at the cost of $50 per year. In order to have computer use access, you must obtain a temporary CaneID after entering the library at the circulation desk In addition, alumni who have registered on ’Cane Connections can access the Alumni Library Portal, which gives access to a wide variety of electronic journals and research resources. For more information, please visit the libraries Alumni Informationpage.
The University of Miami Office of the Registrar provides a range of services for alumni, including providing transcripts, verification of enrollment/degree, and readmission to the university for continuing education or additional degree pursuit.
The Patti and Allan Herbert Wellness Center is the premier fitness, recreation, and wellness facility located on the Coral Gables campus. Since opening in January 1996, the Herbert Wellness Center staff has welcomed thousands of members and guests every day. All alumni are eligible for membership (copy of diploma or Alumni ’Cane Card required) and have access to the many facilities and programs offered. Programs and services available to alumni members include free group exercise classes, wellness programs like cooking classes and free meditation classes, and instructional classes in activities like aquatics and tennis. Alumni are eligible to join some club sport organizations, but are not eligible to participate in intramural sports.