As a Concordia alum, you have access to a wide range of benefits.  You can take advantage of these special offers and services: 
Bookstore Discount
With your Alumni Association Membership Card, you get 15% off clothes and giftware at the Concordia Bookstore. Your card also allows you to receive one free ticket with the purchase of another for any athletic and fine arts events (excludes Homecoming and the Concordia Christmas Concert).

To receive your free Concordia Alumni Association Membership card, contact Rhonda (Behm, '88) Palmersheim at palmersheim@csp.edu or at (651) 641-8894.
Business Discounts

SpareFoot Storage Finder

SpareFoot is the largest online marketplace for self-storage. With 10,000 storage facilities nationwide, we make it easy to find storage units in Minnesota. Alumni receive 15% off upon move-in of any storage unit booked through SpareFoot.com

Best Western Plus Dakota Ridge

The Best Western Plus Dakota Ridge has extended Concordia St. Paul alumni a discounted rate of $83 plus tax for standard accommodations of either a single King or double Queen sleeping room.  Weekday rates for 2015 are starting at $129.99 for comparison purposes.  This negotiated rate is LRA (Last Room Avialable) and there are no black out dates for 2015.  Rooms may be cancelled up to 4 p.m. day of arrival. The rates that we have extended to you are available through December 31st, 2015

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:

  • June - September: 20% off Sunday - Thursday
  • June - September: 10% off Fridays & Saturdays
  • October - May: 35% off Sunday - Thursday
  • October - May: 25% off Holidays & School Breaks (Sunday - Thursday)
  • October - May: 15% off Fridays & Saturdays
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. You can also get the discount when booking online by using the promo code ALUMNI16. Discounts valid through Dec. 30, 2016.

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

2400 London Road, Duluth, MN

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.
Career Development
Concordia's Office of Career Development serves all students and alumni for life, at no charge. Trained and experienced career coaches are ready to work with you on any career-related issues, including: job search, career change or advancement, personal branding, networking, resume-updating, interviewing and more. You can connect with them for individual phone or in-person appointments or attend one of their hosted events throughout the year. Call 651-603-6245, email careerdevelopment@csp.edu or visit cspcareer.csp.edu.
Continuing Education
Concordia alumni have access to a number of continuing education opportunities, which you can see at ave.csp.edu/continuingeducation. That being said, we are currently working to increase these offerings. If you have suggestions for potential programming that CSP can offer, please email us at alumni@csp.edu.
CSP Archives
Concordia's Library Technology Center (LTC) has Concordia's Library Technology Center (LTC) has now digitalized all issues of Concordia’s yearbook, the Scribe.  Click here to access the digital archives and click "Access All Concordia Archives."  Once there, go to the "Filter by" drop-down menu and select "The Scribe (Yearbooks)."  

The LTC also has a number of print copies for alumni to have for free.  There is at least one copy available to give away from the following years: 1927, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1968, 1968, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1994, 1995

For those who have misplaced their graduation copy, are doing research on CSP in the 50s, 60s, or 70s, or are just CSP history buffs—this is a deal!
CSP Event Discounts
Concordia alumni receive one free ticket with the purchase of another for any athletic and fine arts events (excludes Homecoming and the Concordia Christmas Concert). All you need to do is present your Alumni Association Membership Card.

To receive your free Concordia Alumni Association Membership card, contact Rhonda (Behm, '88) Palmersheim at palmersheim@csp.edu or at (651) 641-8894.
Employment Opportunities
Consider extending your time at CSP by joining faculty or staff. To see available positions, visit http://info.csp.edu/employment
Library Access
You have access to many of the library services offered to Concordia's students. With an Alumni Guest Pass given by Concordia's library, alumni are able to check out materials for up to six weeks at a time.

To get an Alumni Guest Pass, just stop by the Circulation Desk at the library.

For information about the Concordia's library, including operating hours and contact information, visit http://concordia.csp.edu/Library or email reference@csp.edu.
Request A Transcript
Transcripts and new diplomas are available through the Registrar. To access transcript ordering instructions, please visit http://info.csp.edu/Academic-Resources/Registrar/Transcript-Requests/
Show Your CSP Support with a CSP License Plate
Show Your CSP Support with a CSP License Plate
Show your support for Concordia wherever you go by special ordering a Minnesota license plate decorated with the Concordia shield.

To order your Concordia license plate, click here.
Weddings in Graebner Chapel
Whether you met while attending CSP or elsewhere, the Graebner Memorial Chapel is a beautiful place to join together in marriage. Discover how Concordia University, St. Paul can be the place that can truly be a place to make your wedding dreams come true at http://www.csp.edu/visit-concordia/conferences-and-facility-rental/weddings-and-receptions/
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