Take advantage of the time you spent at Columbia College Chicago. As a member of the alumni community, you have access to several benefits.

College Services

Haven't received your diploma or need a copy? No problem. Call with or send an email with your name, graduation year, and current address to the following:

Undergraduate Degree Requests
The Office of Degree Evaluations | (312) 369-7923

Graduate Degree Requests
David Marts |

You can now order a copy of your transcripts online! Access detailed information on how to obtain a copy of your transcripts or stop by the Records Office at:

600 S. Michigan Ave., Suite 611
Chicago, IL 60605
Phone: (312) 369-7769 or (312) 369-7224
Fax: (312) 369-8073
Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Request Your Alumni Card Today

Fill out the online alumni card form to get access to benefits and services including: complimentary access to select campus resources listed below, local business discounts, and other special offers.

Open Computer Lab Access*

Some restrictions and usage limitations do apply. Access is restricted to only the following Open Computer Labs:

618 S. Michigan Ave., Lower Level
1104 S. Wabash Ave., 1st Floor Mezzanine
33 E. Congress Pkwy., Room 521


The only thing better than spending money is saving it. Right?! We thought you might agree, so we partnered with a few companies to help you out. Now, keeping that extra cash in your pocket... well, you're on your own with that one.

Local and Online Discounts
Show your alumni card at these local and online businesses to receive a discount on their services. Don't have an alumni card? No problem. Fill out the online alumni card form to request your card.

Home & Auto Insurance
Take advantage of our group partner discount on home and auto insurance with Liberty Mutual. Curious how much you can save? Obtain a free quote.

Medical Insurance
Between jobs or looking for that first job? Chances are you’re in need of temporary medical insurance until you become part of an employer’s plan. The Short-term Medical Plan provides comprehensive, temporary medical coverage at a reasonable price. You will have peace-of-mind knowing you won’t have to worry about the cost of health care. Select the coverage period that fits your situation and apply online today! Coverage is available to alumni, their spouses, and dependent children for one to six months, or up to 12 months with unlimited reapplication. Visit the Marsh website or call 1.888.560.ALUM (2586).

Travel Discounts
Hotel, car and travel discounts you can use on your next trip! View all travel discounts.


Alumni for Alumni Resources & Discounts

Below are alumni who are offering their services and/or discounts to fellow alumni! Have a discount of your own to share? Email


Have Questions About What To Do Next Financially? - Offered by Matt Martin (BA '11)
Matt Martin, (2011, Fiction Writing) works for McTigue Financial/Northwestern Mutual and can help advise you on some of the things you can do now that you are done with school to prepare yourself for financial security! Contact info for Matt: O/ 847-291-7619 C/ 773.793.1468 E/


Martial Arts in Chicago - Offered by Nikki Cecala (BA '08)
Tandang Garimot Martial Arts & Wellness is happy to provide Columbia College Chicago alumni, students, and faculty a 20% discount. Tandang has created a comprehensive training program for adults and children to improve health and build strength physically, mentally, and spiritually. Our goal is to provide affordable training in martial arts with a focus on teaching principles and foundations within each art offered. Check out for classes or drop in for our FREE one week trial for new members! Cannot be combined with other promotions.


Insurance for the Performing Arts - Offered by Brian Jacobs (BA '06)
At the Johnsonese Brokerage, we provide insurance to all aspects of the performing arts: Production Companies, Theatre Companies, Dance Companies, Concerts, DJs, Acting Schools, Musicians, Bands, Choirs, Ensembles, Orchestras, Light & Sounds Companies, Costume & Props Companies, Special Events, Set Designers, Piano Tuners, & Musical Instruments. For more information, please contact insurance agent, Brian Jacobs: Visit


* Code of Conduct – Alumni shall treat all Columbia staff, faculty, students, fellow alumni, and other visitors to the Open Computer Labs, Library, and/or any space on campus with respect, and shall refrain from engaging in disruptive or otherwise inappropriate behavior. Columbia College Chicago reserves the right to suspend or terminate the aforementioned privileges at any time.

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