Chapters help alumni network, connect with other Truman alumni and families, and reconnect to the University. Members receive a variety of benefits and discounts. Membership is open to all Truman alumni, students, parents, faculty, staff and friends.
*Current Truman students and alumni who graduated from Truman within the past 12 months can join for half-price.
If you do not live in a chapter area, you can still join the chapter of
your choice in order to receive membership benefits. Annual memberships run from
Jan. 1 - Dec. 31.
Invitations & Discounts to Events
Chapter members often receive discounts or FREE admission to chapter events that can range from receptions, picnics, sports outings to a host of other activities
Bulldog Athletic Events: FREE admission to most home sporting events. Must show membership card.
Campus Rec Center: Two free guest passes. You can request your guest passes online on the Truman Alumni Store. Remember, you must carry in your work-out shoes. For more information on the Rec Center, visit http://recreation.truman.edu/.
Truman Bookstore: 15 percent discount on all regularly priced Truman clothing and memorabilia.
Discount Text Books (formerly Patty's University Bookstore): 15 percent discount on any clothing or memorabilia.
Membership in Working Advantage, a National Discount Program
Alumni chapter members receive a free membership with Working Advantage, a program that provides nationwide discounts for movie theaters, movie rentals, ski tickets, Broadway theatre, special family events, online shopping, theme parks including Silver Dollar City, and much more. For more information, visit, http://www.workingadvantage.com. You can find your member ID in your membership packet.
Nationwide car rental discounts at Alamo, Avis, Budget, Hertz and National.
Nationwide discount at all Choice hotels. Discount at all Choice hotel nationwide--includes Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Sleep Inn, Clarion, MainStay Suites, EconoLodge, and Rodeway Inn. Membership code and advance reservations required. A Choice Hotels Savings Card is included in your membership packet.
To access these benefits online, go to http://www.alumnibenefits.org/truman_state and use the logon information provided in your membership packet.
Comfort Inn (Kirksville location only): Coupon for basic room rate of $70 on any night's lodging for single occupancy - $5 per additional person (not including special events, subject to availability). Advance registration required.
Days Inn (Kirksville location only): Coupon to receive a 15 percent discount on any night's lodging subject to availability and excluding dates for special events. $99.99 basic room rate on special event dates.
Depot Inn & Suites (La Plata, Mo.): One-time coupon good for 10 percent off any room. Offer not valid with any other price reduction or discount program.
Holiday Inn Express (Kirksville location only): One-time coupon for a basic room rate of $78 on any night's lodging subject to availability and excluding dates for special events. $99 basic room rate on special event dates.
Super 8 Motel (Kirksville location only): Coupon good for a one-time $48 room rate on any size room (must present coupon at check-in; subject to availability).
Worlds of Fun/Oceans of Fun (Kansas City, Mo.): Discounted
Adventureland (Des Moines, Iowa): Coupon for $3 off each ticket.
Career Networking and Leadership Opportunities
Your local chapter is a great place to use your leadership skills by serving as a chapter officer or committee member.
Alumni Connection Newsletter
Get updates from campus as well as news from the Truman Alumni Association.
Interested in starting an alumni group or hosting an event in your area?
For more information contact:
Office of Advancement, McClain Hall 205, 100 E. Normal, Kirksville, Mo. 63501-4221; Telephone: (800) 452-6678 or (660) 785-4133; Fax (660) 785-7519.