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Alumni Association

Join a group of passionate, loyal and committed members that work together to grow the John Jay College Alumni Association and act as alumni ambassadors for the College we love.

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Alumni ID Card

All John Jay degree holders are automatically eligible for membership in the Alumni Association and may order alumni ID cards (with photos and swipe technology) online. Alumni photo ID cards now certify lifetime membership, do not expire. Get Card


Mini Diploma

All graduates holding John Jay degrees are automatically members of the Alumni Association and may order mini–diploma alumni cards by mail. Get Mini Diploma

John Jay Library
Lloyd George Sealy Library

Members of the Alumni Association are eligible for reading privileges throughout the year and have on-site access to more than 300,000 books and periodicals as well as a growing array of audio, video, and multimedia materials.

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Graduate Studies Application Fee

The Office of Graduate Admissions waives their application fee for degree applicants, who are John Jay alumni
The office of Continuing and Professional Studies offers offer a 10% discount to alumni for any Continuing & Professional Studies non-credit courses with proof of their alumni card.


The Center for Career and Professional Development

The Center for Career and Professional Development has made a number of programs and services it offers available to alumni. Take advantage of professional career counseling, participate in graduate and professional days, and career and internship fairs. Some fees may apply.

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John Jay Alumni can save 10% OFF select hotels at  Click here for offer details and discount code.



Car Rental Discounts

John Jay Alumni can enjoy car rental discounts at ALL major providers including:  Avis, Budget, Hertz, Enterprise, Alamo, National, Thrifty, Dollar, Advantage, Sixt, Europcar and more.  Register here 

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Entertainment Tickets

Alumni Association members are entitled to receive discounts on Broadway and Off Broadway shows, the “NY Pass” Program, theme parks, travel, shopping and more. Please register at with our ID # 453960325 or call 1-800-565-3712. Hours of operation are 8:30 AM – 2:00 AM, 7 days per week.


Special Events

Alumni receive invitations to College receptions, seminars, John Jay on the Road, John Jay & the Arts and Alumni Association events. The annual Alumni Reunion in the spring is your opportunity to reconnect with former classmates, faculty, staff and alumni scholarship recipients winners. See John Jay News for details. Call 212-237-8547 or 212-237-8964 for more information.




Fitness Center

The Fitness Center is under renovation and expected to reopen in the fall of 2022. As per the Mayors Executive Order 255, all persons using athletic facilities on campus must be fully vaccinated. If you are interested in the fitness facilities, you must contact for further information.