Benefits & Services

Alumni Events

Bellarmine alumni are invited to over 70 events per year hosted by the Bellarmine University Alumni Association. There is something for everyone - social, family, educational, service, networking, and spiritual events. For a complete list of upcoming events, click here

Access to the Booster Room During Bellarmine Basketball Games

All alumni can visit the Booster Room in Knights Hall during home basketball games. The Booster Room is open at halftime and in between games. There are soft drinks and beer available to purchase.

Online Networking

Each Alumni Association member will receive access to our online alumni directory. This requires online registration to our secure site and enables you to keep in touch with classmates, search the alumni directory, update your personal and professional information and post class notes.

“Knight to Knight” Networking

“Knight to Knight” networking events are a great opportunity for you to meet and mingle with Bellarmine alumni from the Louisville area and to hear from guest speakers.

Fitness Center Membership

Bellarmine Alumni only pay $150 per year for a membership to the SuRF (Sport, Recreation and Fitness) Center, that’s only $12.50 a month! Plus, new locker rooms and a new heating and air conditioning system have recently been installed. For more information and to join the SuRF call 502-272-8326.

Continuing Education Discount

The School of Continuing and Professional Studies serves adult learners by providing quality, convenient and affordable educational programs by offering a wide-range of classes from purely recreational, to self-improvement, to serious business education and professional certificate programs. Alumni receive a 15% discount on most non-credit courses. For information on course offerings, please call 502.272.8166 or click here

Facility Rental Discount

Have you recently gotten engaged and need a place to host your reception? Or, are you getting ready to celebrate your 50th Wedding Anniversary in style? If so, we would love to host your event on campus! As a member of the Alumni Association, each alumnus/a will receive a discount on facility rentals. For information, please click here or contact the Office of Special Events at 502.272.8100.

BU Library Access

All alumni have access to the beautiful W.L. Lyons Brown Library. If you are in graduate school and you have a big paper or exam coming up, this is the perfect place to get away from it all and get some real work done. Or, perhaps you are a Bellarmine graduate just looking to check out a book, do research, or find a quiet place to read. Visit the Bellarmine Library or read the alumni library handout for information on alumni access to the library.

Career Development Center

The Career Center offers Bellarmine alumni access to all of the services and resources available to currently enrolled students including information about resume building, applying to graduate school, exploring options for career changes and job seeking skills. In addition, we encourage all alumni employers to post any vacant jobs and/or internships on our career development website.

Access to the Optimal Resume Program

The Bellarmine Alumni Association and the Career Center have partnered together to offer all alumni access to a wonderful online resume building program called “Optimal Resume.” For more information and to access the program click here. 

Bellarmine Alumni Travel

Click here to learn about upcoming Alumni Travel trips, which provide discounted group travel rates to members of our Alumni Association.

Bellarmine Magazine Subscription

All Bellarmine alumni will receive our quarterly magazine which celebrates the remarkable achievements and stories of those in our Bellarmine community.

Alumni Discount Days at the Bellarmine Bookstore

Check your alumni e-newsletter and the alumni website for updates on our next alumni discount day. Come to the bookstore for 10% discounts on your favorite BU apparel. Go Knights!

BU License Plate

The Bellarmine license plate is a great way to advertise your allegiance to Bellarmine while supporting current students. $10 from the sale of each plate goes directly to the school’s general scholarship fund. The initial cost of this plate is only $44 and $31.00 for a renewal plate. So, when you go to renew your tags at the county clerk’s office just ask for a Bellarmine University license plate.