Benefits

Belonging to the George Fox University Alumni Association is FREE and fosters loyalty to your university, gives you a voice in alumni affairs, provides leadership opportunities, promotes continued excellence in education, and allows us to serve you with the benefits listed on this page.

Access to Information

Campus Library:
Limited access to the University Libraries and free alumni library card. More...
Newberg Campus Library Hours   |   Portland Campus Library Hours

Email Forwarding:
Permanent George Fox ("@georgefox.edu") Email Forwarding. Alumni can now keep their George Fox email address after graduating. Alumni whose accounts have been deactivated or those without a previous George Fox account may also take advantage of this benefit. More...

Locate a Friend:
Use the MyGFU Online Alumni Directory to find a classmate that you may have lost contact with over the years.  If you need assistance to access MyGFU, contact the Service Desk. Visit the myGFU FAQ page for additional information. 

Transcripts:
Alumni can access their unofficial transcripts at mygfu.georgefox.edu.  For official transcripts please order online or call the registrars office to order at 503-554-2218. If you need assistance to access MyGFU, contact the Service Desk.

University News and Updates:
Subscription to our alumni e-newsletters, for alumni with updated, valid e-mail addresses. Go to the eNewsletter page
Subscription to George Fox University Alumni Magazine, George Fox JournalGeorge Fox Journal Online 
If you are not receiving these we may not have your updated contact information. Click here to send us an update.

Discounts on Services

Audit a Class:
Discounted Course Auditing. Graduated alumni of George Fox may audit undergraduate or graduate courses for only $50 per credit. More...

Baby Announcement in Journal and a Baby T-Shirt:
We want to help you celebrate your new baby!  Baby bruin T-shirts are mailed to newborns of alumni who are announced in the George Fox Journal.  Submit your news and update your information for the George Fox Journal here. Visit the Children of Alumni page to read about more ways your child can be involved with George Fox. 

BlueZone Store:
Alumni receive a 10% discount in the Newberg campus Blue Zone Store. (Discount is not available on some items and cannot be combined with any other offer.) BlueZone Store

Catering Services:
Receive a 10% discount on catering services ordered from Bon Appétit. Bon Appétit website

Discount Program - Connect Your Home:
We’ve partnered with Connect Your Home to provide our alumni with special discounted rates on services through Dish Network, DirectTV, ADT, TimeWarner Cable, and other providers. More...

Discount Program - Home & Car Insurance:
We’ve partnered with Liberty Mutual to provide our alumni with a special discounted rate on Auto Insurance and Home Insurance. More...

Estate Planning:
Free estate planning consultation services. Planned Giving website

Gym Membership:
Membership to the Wheeler Sports Center at a low rate of $125 per year per person or $250 for a family membership (additional ID card fees may apply). Purchase a Membership or Purchase a Replacement Card

Print Services:
Access to University Print Room duplicating services. Printing Services website

Theatre Productions:
Discounted tickets to George Fox University theatre productions. Theatre website

Waive the Fee for Student Applications:
Recruit a Bruin. Know a high school senior who might be interested in GFU? Request a fee-waived admissions application from the admissions office and encourage them to apply. It saves them $40 and gives you a chance to share your George Fox story. Request a Fee-waived Admissions Application

Opportunities

Get Connected:
Local and regional alumni activities and events.

Alumni Awards:
Opportunity to nominate or be nominated for alumni awards.  You can nominate someone today by filling out the Nomination Form. For more information contact us at 503-554-2134.

Alumni Board:
Leadership opportunities on the Alumni Board.

Volunteer:
Remember how tidy our campus was kept or how many people helped out at sporting events while you were a student?  Volunteer opportunities are available on campus.  This is just one way you can give back to the campus you loved as a student.  If you would like to get involved and give back by volunteering please let us know by filing out this form or calling 503-554-2134.

Travel:
Join us on one of our Alumni Adventures abroad or see if we will be in your area for one of our regional events.  Check out our Alumni events page to see upcoming trips.


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