Alumni Benefits & Services

The following services and opportunities are available to Johns Hopkins alumni:

Online Services

Hopkins KnowledgeNET® - The Online Alumni Library
Hopkins KnowledgeNET®, the online alumni library, provides alumni around the world with unrestricted access to information that may be prohibited in their countries (including news, academic resources, reference materials, licensed databases, and links to other collections of online material).

Alumni Email Account
Take advantage of an alumni email account to continue to receive e-mails once your account is deactivated after graduation. This account includes full email capability including a new address and fully functional inbox.

Alumni Directory and Career Networking
Now there's an even smarter way to network. There are more than 205,000 alumni out there and GoHopOnline is bringing everyone together. With GoHopOnline, it's easier to advance your career, set up social events and help Johns Hopkins students and fellow alumni. Start networking today at

Alumni Publications

Johns Hopkins Magazine
Published four times a year, Johns Hopkins Magazine was conceived in 1950 to give readers intellectual nourishment, and over the years has featured thought-provoking and sometimes controversial articles on topics ranging from particle physics to student unrest.

To subscribe, send an email to

Not receiving JHUpdate, the monthly e-newsletter featuring news about the university and Alumni Association? Stay connected and sign up today.

Missed an issue? View past issues of JHUpdate.

The Johns Hopkins News-Letter
Published weekly during the academic school year, the News-Letter is one of the nation's oldest continuously published, student-run college newspapers. Since 1896, the News-Letter has been bringing student news, event information, athletics stats and academic updates to the Homewood undergrads. Now the News-Letter can do the same for you with 26 issues shipped to your address for only $100.

To subscribe, send an email to

Financial Services

Membership to the Johns Hopkins Federal Credit Union (JHFCU)
All Johns Hopkins alumni have the opportunity to join the Johns Hopkins Federal Credit Union. Serving the Johns Hopkins community since 1971, the JHFCU offers a variety of convenient services, including savings and checking accounts, consumer and mortgage loans, and insurance options. Best of all, once you’re a member of the JHFCU, you’re a member for life.

To find out how you can join, visit

Johns Hopkins Alumni Association BankAmericard Cash Rewards Visa Signature® credit card
Bank of America offers the BankAmericard Cash Rewards Visa Signature® credit card for the Johns Hopkins Alumni Association. Through this program, Bank of America helps support the Johns Hopkins Alumni Association at no additional cost to you! Members may review information about the rates, fees, other costs and benefits associated with the use of this card, and may apply online. This credit card program is issued and administered by Bank of America, N.A.

This offer is being made available to Johns Hopkins University alumni. The Johns Hopkins Alumni Association receives financial support for allowing Bank of America to offer this credit card program.  A copy of the University’s contract with Bank of America is available upon request. Please email to make a request.

Auto, Homeowners Insurance from Liberty Mutual
As a member of the Johns Hopkins Alumni Association you could receive exclusive savings on Liberty Mutual Auto and Home Insurance.1 Liberty Mutual offers personalized coverage, multi-car and multi-policy discounts, 24-hour claims assistance and more. Liberty Mutual is trusted countrywide for quality coverage and exceptional service. Click for a free quote.

The Johns Hopkins Alumni Association receives financial support for allowing Liberty Mutual to offer this auto and home insurance program.

1Discounts and savings are available where state laws and regulations allow, and may vary by state. Certain discounts apply to specific coverages only. To the extent permitted by law, applicants are individually underwritten; not all applicants may qualify. Please consult a Liberty Mutual sales representative for additional information.

Library Services

JHU Library Services
With nearly three million books across four different campuses, the Johns Hopkins libraries and staff are poised to help you in your research or reading journey.  Johns Hopkins Alumni can access various parts of the Johns Hopkins libraries.  View our Library Services page for more information about each library.

30% Discount at the JHU Press
The oldest university press in America, the Johns Hopkins University Press publishes 60 scholarly periodicals and more than 200 new books each year. All Johns Hopkins alumni receive a 30% discount on JHU Press orders.

Hopkins KnowledgeNET®
Valuable online resources such as Hopkins KnowledgeNET® provide alumni around the world with unrestricted access to information that may be prohibited in their countries (including news, academic resources, reference materials, licensed databases, and links to other collections of online material).

Resources and Memberships

Johns Hopkins Admissions Services
Attend the annual "Admissions 101" held during Alumni Weekend.

The Johns Hopkins Club
Access to membership at the Johns Hopkins Club, a Hopkins tradition, offers an elegant and private place for dining, and access to over 100 reciprocal university clubs around the world, many with lodging.

Ralph S. O’Connor Recreation Center
Purchase alumni memberships at the recreation center on the Homewood campus and enjoy the indoor track, climbing wall, air-conditioned workout rooms, pool and more.

Education and Travel

Odyssey Program
25% discount on evening and weekend courses in everything from Italian architecture to creative writing through the Odyssey Program.

Alumni Journeys Program
Travel to exceptional destinations, guided by faculty experts and local field guides, with fellow alumni and friends of Johns Hopkins—like-minded individuals who want adventure, education, and discussion.

Alumni Colleges
Continue the learning experience through Alumni Colleges across the globe.

Get an insider's view of Johns Hopkins professors, researchers and alumni at work.


Peabody Concerts
Discounted tickets on concerts at Peabody.

Hopkins Technology Store
Visit the new Johns Hopkins Technology Store for special deals on Apple computers, iPads, iPods, Dell computing products and more. Alumni Card required for in person shopping only. Located in 160 Krieger Hall, Homewood Campus. 410-516-0448

Historic Houses of Johns Hopkins
Discounts on admission fees at Evergreen and Homewood.

JHU Theater
Discounted ticket prices on performances in the Merrick Barn and the Mattin Center.

Maryland seafood delivered right to your door
Get a taste of the Chesapeake Bay from Linton's Seafood on Maryland's Eastern Shore. Whether you order steamed crabs, soft shell crabs, crab cakes, crab balls, lobster tails, shucked oysters or shrimp, Linton’s will FedEx your favorite seafood anywhere in the U.S.! Johns Hopkins alumni get a 10-30% discount on overnight seafood deliveries. You can visit Linton's Seafood online at, but to get your discount, be sure to place your order by calling Linton's at 877-546-8667.

NOTE: The Johns Hopkins University and its employees and agents have no control over the operation of Linton's Seafood, and The Johns Hopkins University provides its name and Web site as a service for our alumni and friends who may wish to order Linton's products online. The university assumes no responsibility or legal liability for the food or for the services provided by Linton.