Business Discounts

Gold Star Mortgage Financial Group

You worked hard for your degree – you shouldn’t have to do the same to get a mortgage for your purchase, construction or refinance needs. As Concordia Alumni, you can now access a great program to help you. 

Tim Severeid ('91), Senior Loan Officer at Gold Star Financial, is pleased to offer you a $500 discount off processing fees simply for being a Concordia University graduate.  In addition, Gold Star Financial has made the decision to eliminate its $1495 origination charge which covered underwriting, processing, and more.  Overall, Concordia graduates are eligible for a $2000 discount

For more information about this fantastic offer exclusively for alumniclick here.

For general information and useful mortgage tools, click here.
*Offer valid for MN, WI, MI, IL, OH, CA, NJ, CO, FL, NC, TX properties and must be originated through Minneapolis Branch of Gold Star Financial

Holiday Inn St. Paul - Downtown

No matter what the reason you are visiting St. Paul, consider staying at the Holiday Inn St. Paul - Downtown.  

As a member of the Concordia St. Paul Alumni Association, you are eligible for the following rate:
  • $127/night 
For more information on the Holiday Inn St Paul - Downtown, please visit their website.

Edgewater Hotel & Waterpark

Planning a visit to Duluth?  Consider staying at the Edgewater Hotel.

As a member of the Concordia St. Paul Alumni Association, you are eligible for the following discounts:

  • Apr. 8 - May 24: 50% off Sunday-Thursday
  • May 27 - Sept. 2: 20% off Sunday-Thursday
  • Sept. 3 - Dec 25: 50% off Sunday-Thursday
  • Dec. 26-31: 25% off Sunday-Thursday
  • Year-round 15% off Friday-Saturday
These discounts are applicable to room rates, which include passes to the Waterpark.  In order to receive the discount, just mention that you are an alum of Concordia University when making reservations.

For more information on the Edgewater Hotel and Waterpark, visit their website.

Crowne Plaza St. Paul - Riverfront

Whether you are in the Twin Cities area to visit the Mall of America, watch a hockey game or take the family to the Minnesota Zoo, consider staying at the Crowne Plaza St. Paul - Riverfront.

As a member of the Concordia St. Paul Alumni Association, you are eligible for the following rates:
  • $89/night for the weekend
  • $129/night during the week
For more information on the Crowne Plaza St. Paul - Riverfront, visit their website.


The Concordia University, St. Paul Alumni Association provides these discount programs as a service to our alumni; their inclusion should not be considered an endorsement of the products and services provided by these vendors. The vendors supplying the benefits herein are solely responsible for: (a) providing and administering the products and services comprising the benefits; (b) all of the information, statements and representations with respect to the benefits. The Alumni Association disavows all responsibility and liability whatsoever for any information, statements, representations, services or products provided to you with respect to the benefits. Any action you take with respect to the benefits will be at your own risk without any recourse or liability whatsoever to Concordia University, St. Paul or the Alumni Association.