Alumni Benefits

Arcadia University proudly offers a variety of benefits to its valued alumni in a commitment to provide lifelong education, social and cultural   opportunities. Please contact the Alumni Office at alumni@arcadia.edu if you have any questions.

Landman Library

Alumni are welcome to use Landman Library. There is access to the physical Library to check out books and assistance from their research librarians. There is no remote access to the Library's data bases. To take advantage of the Library benefits available, please bring your library card and a photo ID when you visit. To obtain a library card, please contact the Alumni Office, at 215-572-2160 or alumni@arcadia.edu. For more information, contact Landman Library at 215-572-2975 or landmanlibrary@arcadia.edu.

Space Rental

Alumni receive a discounted rate for weddings held in the Castle and can also rent the Castle for conferences or musical concerts. Other spaces on campus are also available for rental by alumni at a discounted rate based on availability. For further information, contact Conference Services at 215-572-2998 or conferenceservices@arcadia.edu.

Career Services

The Office of Career Education at Arcadia offers undergraduate and graduate alumni an array of services that can assist them in their career and job search, including resume writing, interview techniques and networking advice. For details, contact the Office of Career Education at 215-572-2939 or careerhelp@arcadia.edu.

The Alumni Online Community (OLC) Career Services section has several career service options for all alumni who are registered. First, in the Career Services section, alumni can post their resume or a job opening, and access resumes and job openings not only from Arcadia alumni, but also from alumni from 300 colleges and universities throughout the country. For more personal networking, alumni can become a career mentor or seek out a career mentor in a specified field by registering on the OLC and completing all the information. This person-to-person career networking is a growing service for alumni. Please contact Alumni Relations at alumni@arcadia.edu for more information.

Arcadia University Theatre

Alumni are invited to attend Arcadia University Theatre performances throughout the year and receive a discount for individual tickets. Season tickets are also available at a substantial discount. For further information, contact the Arcadia University Theatre Box Office at 215-572-2112 or www.arcadia.edu/arcadiatheatre.

Academic Benefits

Alumni who wish to audit undergraduate courses receive a 15 percent discount of the prevailing auditing fee and can audit most courses based upon space availability. To learn more, contact the Office of Undergraduate Studies at undergraduatestudiesoffice@arcadia.edu.

Alumni Travel Program

Every year, Arcadia alumni embark on an educational travel adventure led by the Alumni Director and often includes an Arcadia professor in a relevant field. The Alumni Association Travel Committee helps to select the annual destinations. These trips provide selective and custom travel at a reasonable cost. For more information, contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 215-572-2160 or alumni@arcadia.edu.

Tuition Assistance

Your family may be eligible for tuition assistance. The University offers several programs to assist alumni in sharing the gift of a quality Arcadia education.

Alumni Legacy Grant

To qualify for this $3,000-a-year award, students must meet the following criteria:

  • Be the child, grand child or great grand child of an Arcadia alumna/us
  • Meet standard admissions criteria and be accepted for admission to the University
  • Enroll as a full-time undergraduate
  • Be classified as “dependent” according to federal regulations
  • Notify the Financial Aid Office of intent to use the grant by January 1 for the next fall semester or by November 1 for the next spring semester.

Application Fee Waiver

The admissions application fee is waived for all promising students recommended by Arcadia University alumni.

For more information on tuition assistance, contact the Office of Enrollment Management at 1-877-ARCADIA (1-877-272-2342) or click here for more information.

The College of Global Studies

Tuition Reduction Alumni, their children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren (even if they do not attend Arcadia) can experience Arcadia’s international programs while earning undergraduate and graduate credit at a special lower rate.

The University’s internationally known College of Global Studies (formerly The Center for Education Abroad), with more than 100 programs in countries around the world, offers reduced tuition costs to those who qualify. The reduced rates are as follows:

  • Fifteen percent tuition reduction for full year, fall or spring enrollment, in the London Semester Program, London Internship Program, Sydney Internship Program, and Study in Greece
  • Ten percent tuition reduction for all other programs in Australia, Ireland, Italy, New Zealand, Spain, South Africa and the United Kingdom
  • Ten percent tuition reduction for any of the College’s summer programs

For further information, contact Arcadia's College of Global Studies at 1-866-927-2234 or educationabroad@arcadia.edu.

Alumni Involvement

Alumni involvement creates avenues for participation and networking. Through active roles on the Alumni Steering Committee and on Association committees, alumni help to create relevant programming and social opportunities. To learn more, contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 215-572-2160 or alumni@arcadia.edu.

Arcadia License PlateArcadia University License Plate and/or License Plate Frame

Arcadia University has a special License Plate ($20) and License Plate Frames ($15)  available to all those affiliated with Arcadia University. To order, please contact the Alumni Relations Office at 215-572-2160.

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