Alumni Association Benefits
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Privileges of membership are listed below.
Did you know Kimbel Library offers alumni library benefits through membership to Coastal Carolina University's Alumni Association? To receive this benefit you must come into Kimbel Library and present proof by showing your unexpired association membership card.
Alumni who are issued a library card and will receive these special benefits: check out up to 10 items, including books and CDs (most other groups can only check out two items at a time), check out up to two videos or DVDs at a time, inter-library loan service to borrow materials from other participating libraries and on-campus online access to all full-text databases, (some of these services are not offered to the local community). This is a great resource for Coastal alumni.
Opportunity to purchase membership option at the on-campus student recreation centers with limited hours. Memberships are available for $110 a semester or $300 annually. Contact the Alumni Office for more information.
Invitations to exclusive events:
- Monthly Happy Hours
- Regional Chapter Events
- University Staff Meet and Greet Events
- Tailgate Parties including Alumni Association Tailgates
- Exclusive Athletic Events
- Career and Social Networking Events
- Homecoming and Reunion Events
Alumni Association Membership Decal
Show off your Chanticleer pride with your very own Alumni Association membership decal – great for your car, office window or any surface in need of some teal and black!
Free Campus Parking
We know how hard it is for alumni to stay away from CCU's campus. That's why we offer free parking to all alumni in need of a visit. Request your free parking decal at the Department of Public Safety.
Order your CCU specialty plate from the SCDMV online.
CCU's specialty plate is one of 84 plates that the South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) is now offering online through the DMV website at www.scdmvonline.com. The new online service allows customers to exchange their current license plate for a specialty plate or replace a lost, stolen or damaged plate with the same design.
Be sure to receive a 10 percent discount on gift and clothing items at Coastal's campus Chanticleer Store. Enjoy wearing and displaying your Coastal Carolina University gear such as hats, T-shirts, sweatshirts, car magnets, flags, etc. It's easy – just show your active CCU Alumni Association membership card at time of purchase and receive your discount. Discounts are not available on books, software and/or electronic items. Visit the Chanticleer Store website today.
Hackler Golf Course Pro-Shop
Present your official Coastal Carolina University Alumni Association membership card at the time of purchase and save 10-40 percent off clothing, equipment, and gift items at the Quail Creek Pro-Shop "Home of the Coastal Carolina University Apparel" (Course and greens fees, cart and equipment rentals not included). Tee times available for special alumni rates of $29 for 18 holes and $18 for 9 holes. For more information, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at (843) 349-ALUM (2586).
Online Merchandise Discount
Receive a 10 percent discount on all CCU merchandise at the CCU Athletics Official Online Store when you use your alumni code at checkout. Start shopping here.
CCU Cultural Arts Events
Want to attend a CCU cultural arts event? CCU Alumni receive discounts off ticket prices for many campus events. You must present your alumni membership card to receive benefit. Visit http://www.coastal.edu/culturalarts/ to view the 2016 Cultural Arts calendar.
The Lazy Gator
The Lazy Gator is now offering 10 percent off to all alumni on the second Teal Tuesday of every month. To receive this discount, just show your CCU Alumni Association membership card at either their Market Common or Murrells Inlet locations. Visit them on the web at http://www.lazygator.com/ or "like" them on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/LazyGator.
Overstock.com extends a 10 percent discount to Coastal Carolina University Alumni. You can save BIG on a wide variety of items ranging such as jewelry, sports equipment, furniture, electronics and much more. Enter the discount code 121728 upon checkout to receive your alumni discount.
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RedEnvelop.com extends the following discounts to Coastal Carolina University Alumni:
10 percent off site-wide
15 percent off $80 or more
20 percent off $125 or more
Enter the promotion code PRESENTS10 at checkout.
Brookstone.com extends a $10 discount to Coastal Carolina University Alumni on all online purchases of $70 or more. You can save on popular gifts for everyone with products across the site ranging from iPod players to outdoor furniture covers. Entering the code 22SAVE at checkout.
Auto, Rental and Homeowner's Insurance with Liberty Mutual
Membership benefits now include savings on auto and home insurance. The Coastal Carolina University Alumni Association has teamed up with Liberty Mutual to offer our members the Liberty Mutual Auto and Home Program. This unique program allows you to purchase high-quality auto, home, and renters insurance at low group rates through the convenience of automatic checking account deductions.
See for yourself how much money you could save with Liberty Mutual compared to your current insurance provider. For a free, no-obligation quote, call 1-800-524-9400, or request a free quote on-line by clicking here.
*Group discounts, other discounts, and credits 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.
The Alumni Insurance Program
The Coastal Carolina University Alumni Association is proud to sponsor the Alumni Insurance Program as a service to new graduates, alumni and their family members. This program offer long-term, comprehensive medical insurance coverage for alumni and family members under age 65. These plans are convenient, affordable, and are backed up by prompt, courteous customer service. For more information or to get your free quote online at http://www.AlumniInsuranceProgram.com/Coastal.
GradMed Short-Term Insurance
The Coastal Carolina University Alumni Association is proud to sponsor a short-term medical insurance program for our new graduates called GradMed. It is a short-term solution for providing medical coverage to you as a Coastal Carolina University Alumni while you search for a job, pursue a new career or just need temporary coverage of medical insurance. Visit http://www.gradmed.com/coastal to get your insurance quote today.
Carolina Trust Credit Card
Coastal Carolina University and Coastal Carolina Athletics have partnered with Carolina Trust Federal Credit Union to offer an official credit card of CCU Athletics. CCU alumni, students, faculty and staff, and fans may apply for a low-rate Carolina Trust VISA credit card and choose from three spirited University designs. With rates as low as 9.90% APR, no annual fees, and no balance transfer fees, you can’t go wrong. Plus, with each VISA card purchase, Carolina Trust returns money to CCU. Click here for more details or to apply online.
Memberships and More
The Coastal Carolina University Career Services Center provides career assistance to all alumni free of charge. Services include career assessment testing (if you are still unsure about your career direction or are considering a career change), interview skills coaching, job-networking assistance and job-search strategies. The Career Services web page has many helpful links including over 60 “Career Minute” videos covering several subjects related to career searches and links helpful in career planning, such as "What Can I Do With This Major?" For assistance alumni should contact the Career Services Center at 843- 349-2341 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hackler Golf Course Alumni Membership
The course offers new alumni discounted rates for CCU Alumni Association members. Single memberships are $325, and family memberships are $500 for alumni who live within a 65 mile radius of campus. The non-resident alumni rate is $200 for a single membership and $350 for a family membership (maximum of 25 rounds per year). Alumni who live out-of-state can join for $75 per single and $125 per family (maximum of 12 rounds per year). All memberships include special in-shop credits, great walk or ride rates and discounted merchandise year-round.
Request a copy of your official CCU transcript. Your request must be submitted directly through the Registrar's Office. Please use the following link to obtain a transcript: Request Transcript
Register for Coastal Connects today and use this directory to search for Coastal alumni in your area and elsewhere as well as update your contact information. This service is great for networking and provides a wonderful opportunity to reconnect with old classmates.
CCU Alumni Social Media
Coastal Carolina University Honorary Diplomas
Access your Coastal Carolina University Honorary Diploma order form Honorary Diploma PDF and return to the Office of Alumni Relations with a payment of $25.00. Available to anyone who graduated before 1993.