Category Archives: Membership Benefits

Membership Has Its Privileges

UI Alumni Association members receive a wide array of exclusive benefits and services. From hotel and rental car savings to special discounts at numerous local businesses, UIAA membership certainly has its privileges. Take a look at our newest members-only perks:

Cool off with some ice cream—enjoy 10% off at Aspen Leaf, Whitey’s, and Yotopia;
Keep your car in tip-top shape—receive a 10%…

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An Excursion to America’s Last Frontier


Just a couple weeks ago, the University of Iowa Alumni Association’s Iowa Voyagers boarded Oceania Cruises’ flagship vessel the Regatta for a 10-day cruise from Seattle to Alaska’s picturesque Inside Passage. Highlights of the trip included enjoying fresh Dungeness crab in Ketchikan, a tour of downtown Juneau, a sail alongside the famous Hubbard Glacier, visits to the Alaskan ports of…

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Keeping You Connected

Every year, alumni tell us the most important service we can provide is to keep them well informed about the latest news and events from the University of Iowa and UI Alumni Association. Alumni want to know about the university’s achievements and the UIAA’s upcoming events, and also want to connect with fellow graduates from around the world.

At the UIAA,…

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See the Wide World of Sports with the UIAA

The UI Alumni Association proudly offers our members the chance to attend some of the most sought-after sporting events in the country. Whether you fancy bowl games, basketball tournaments, or “bucket list” professional competitions, you can rest assured that our programs department and Hawkeye Sports Travel, our athletic tour provider, will deliver an outstanding travel experience. Take a look at…

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One Weekend, One Spirit, Countless Hawkeyes

Each fall, the University of Iowa and UI Alumni Association proudly host a special weekend for alumni. Homecoming is about celebrating your time on campus and reflecting back on some of the best years of your lives. Many of you met your best friends here in Iowa City. Maybe you even met your spouse in the shadow of the Old…

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Put the Work in Network

In today’s job market, you can never spend too much time building up your professional network. Whether it’s someone you had a chance conversation with in line for coffee or a new contact you made on LinkedIn, every professional connection can turn into a future job interview or recommendation.

On Wednesday, June 5, the UI Alumni Association will host “Make Your…

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Congratulations, Class of 2013!

Dear May Graduates,

Congratulations on completing your final semester! The days of late-night study sessions in the library, finishing papers after the sunrise, and walking to class in the rain and snow are a thing of the past—it’s time to celebrate! While your days of cramming for a test may be behind you, your relationship with the university continues on. Stay…

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Put Your Best Face Forward with Facebook

Businesses no longer hire solely based off of your resume, written recommendations, and interview skills. Today, your online profile can play a major role in a recruiter’s final decision. Social media has changed the way we communicate with our friends and family, and it has changed the way businesses look at potential employees.

On Wednesday, May 1, the UIAA will feature…

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Get Away With The UIAA

April showers bring May flowers (and flooded basements). May flowers bring sunshine (hopefully) and vacation plans. As the summer season approaches many of us can’t help but dream about that weekend in a lakeside cabin or that dream golf getaway. Here at the UIAA, we’re happy to offer our members travel benefits that help make their trips just a little…

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Going for the Green

St. Patrick’s Day is a celebration of Irish heritage—a time for good luck, a time to eat corned beef and hash. While many of you may be getting your green gear ready for this Sunday’s festivities, others are excited for another shade of green altogether: the golf variety.

Want to keep more green (the dollar variety) in your pocket? UIAA members…

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