Washington Square Park

Against the backdrop of the lingering risks and uncertainty of COVID-19, and with a focus on reducing density on campus for the safe return of NYU students, faculty, and employees, on-campus, in-person benefits and services (including library visits, campus transportation, and the Jeffrey S. Gould Alumni Student Welcome Center) remain unavailable to alumni at this time. During the spring 2022 semester, only affiliates, vendors, and visitors whose in-person presence is essential to the University’s academic mission and core operations will be granted access to NYU buildings. Please find more information below on how to access alumni benefits and services during this time: (all links below open in new tabs)

  • To acquire an NYU Alumni Card, please complete this form.
  • All alumni have free, offsite access to a package of premium electronic resources thanks to a gift from the Class of 2006 and donations from Friends of Bobst Library. Learn more about the NYU e-Library.
  • To access other benefits, visit PerksConnect. New deals are available daily, so be sure to check back often.

The Torch Club

First opened in 1999, the Torch Club was created as an exclusive facility for New York University faculty, administration, staff and alumni. Offering the NYU community a welcoming place to enjoy a meal or hold business meetings, the Torch Club includes a full restaurant, catering services and event space. NYU Alumni have exclusive access to host private events at the Torch Club- from intimate weddings and rehearsal dinners, to private meetings. For dining reservations dial 212-998-6724, for event or catering needs call 212-992-9155.

NYU Bobst Library Access

Enjoy one free annual visit to Bobst Library or obtain a specially priced alumni membership and become a Friend of Bobst Library when you show your NYU Alumni Card. Alumni also have access to the Alumni E-Library which provides free, off-site access to premium electronic databases and resources.

NYU Bookstore

Show your NYU Alumni Card to enjoy discounts general trade books, clothing, gifts and stationery at the NYU Bookstore located at 726 Broadway. To receive 15% off all apparel and gift items online, please email alumni.benefits@nyu.edu to receive the online discount code.

*Does not include discounts on text books, medical books or items in the NYU Computer Store, and discounts cannot be combined with other store sales or promotions. 

NYU Box Office

NYU Box Office is your destination to access tickets to the movies, Broadway and Off-Broadway shows, sporting events, musical concerts and more, all at a reduced price for NYU alumni.

To learn more and purchase tickets online, visit the NYU Box Office website.

Campus Wifi

Available by logging into the NYU network with an active netID and password.

NYU Skirball

NYU alumni are eligible to purchase discounted tickets to NYU Skirball's world-class performances, with savings starting at 15% off the regular ticket price. Purchase discounted tickets in person at 566 LaGuardia Place with a valid NYU Alumni Card.

To learn more and purchase tickets online, visit the NYU Box Office website.