Alumni Benefits

UDM offers a broad variety of resources designed to assist you personally and professionally. If you have questions about any of the services or resources listed on this site, send us an email at or call toll-free at 1-888-UDM-GRAD (836-4723).

The University will continue to keep you informed of a variety of ways to stay connected with your alma mater.

UDM Bookstore Discount

Show your Titan pride with the latest gear, including exclusive UDM alumni items from the UDM Barnes & Noble Bookstore.

Show your UDM Alumni Association membership card and receive 10% off the purchase price of apparel & emblematic items.

Career Education Center

  • Access to the full-time and part-time job listings currently in the job search database TitanCareerLink, the online recruitment system for UDM students and Alumni
  • One ½ hour resume critiquing session
  • Attendance at career development workshops scheduled during the year
  • Participation in Campus Interviewing (based on employer interest)
  • Resume Referral (by Employer request only)

To make the most of a career advising session, you will want to do some preparation beforehand. Above all else, be prepared. Be an active participant, establish realistic expectations, be honest with yourself, and know what you want to accomplish. The advising session is designed to give you a safe place to express what you've been struggling with in your career preparation

Class Auditing

Alumni may audit classes at or below the level of the degree awarded to them by the University (bachelor's, master's or doctorate). Registration and course fees apply, but the tuition is waived. In order to make use of the Class Audit benefit alumni need to be in good financial standing with the university including no prior financial balance owed on their account.

No course credit is awarded. The class schedule is found here. Alumni audit requests are coordinated through the academic advisors in each college. To inquire about auditing a class, send your request to the advisor in the college/school where you want to attend class:

  • Architecture: Joseph Odoerfer,  313-578-0421
  • Business Administration: Leonard Kloft, 313-993-1118
  • Engineering & Science: Kathy Snyder, 313-993-3362
  • Liberal Arts & Education: Victoria Mantzopoulos, 313-993-3254
  • Health Profession: Claudia Rowland, 313-993-1762

Class Reunions

Reunion attendees are invited back to campus for an afternoon reception and dinner over Commencement weekend. Campus tours are provided.

For more information, please call 313-993-1540 or email

Also, the Alumni Relations office will help by providing lists and making on-campus arrangements for other class years. If you want to organize a reunion or need more information please contact

Class Rings

To replace a class ring

  • Herff Jones, 1-734-663-9705, (current emblem)
  • Artcarved, 1-800-952-7002, (current emblem)
  • Jostens, 1-800-854-7464, (historical & current emblems)

If you find a UDM, U of D or Mercy College class ring, please email

Community Service

Are you looking for a way to be involved and help those in need? The Alumni Association has partnered with UDM’s Institute for Leadership and Service (LDI) to offer some interesting opportunities. They include Martin Luther King Day activities, participation in Prologues, Transitions and Viewpoints with incoming UDM freshmen who serve for one day in Detroit as part of their orientation experience, and the chance to participate with students in Alternative Spring Break service projects.

For those who have the opportunity to volunteer perhaps a day per week, a new group of alumni serves as liaison with faculty, students and community service agencies to support “Service-Learning” courses. For more information please email

Find Classmates

Looking for a friend from UDM?

The Alumni OnLine Community has a searchable alumni directory so you can locate college friends and classmates. Click to the Online Community to register for this free service. Happy hunting!

Alumni Insurance Programs

The University of Detroit Mercy Alumni Insurance Program is a convenient source for health, life, travel and auto insurance for alumni and their family members. There are a variety of plans available to meet your needs, including Liberty Mutual discounts on auto, home and renters insurance.

Get more information on these insurance plans by visiting or call Collegiate Insurance Resources at 800-922-1245 weekdays, 8 am - 6 pm, Eastern Time.

Jorgensen Ford JPerks Discounts

Jorgensen Ford is offering UDM alumni a discount on vehicle service and invoice pricing. For more information, please reference the program flyer. Jorgensen will confirm alumni status with the UDM Office of Alumni Relations. Visit or download the flyer (.pdf).

Liberty Mutual Home and Auto Insurance

Your alumni benefits include a special discounted rate on Auto Insurance and Home Insurance from Liberty Mutual. We’re proud to provide our alumni with a great benefit from a Fortune 100 company that protects millions of people across America. Find out more about Liberty Mutual Home & Auto Insurance.

Discounts and savings are available where state laws and regulations allow, and may vary by state. To the extent permitted by law, applicants are individually underwritten; not all applicants may qualify.

Red Wings Discounted Tickets to Select Games

Red Wing TicketsBecause the University of Detroit Mercy's relationship with the Detroit Red Wings and Olympia Entertainment, our students, staff, and alumni will receive some great ticket offers this playoff season. These special offers are not available to the general public.

Thursday, March 19th, 2015 – 1st Round – Games @ 4:30 p.m. & 8:00 p.m.
Friday, March 20th, 2015 – 2nd Round – Games @ 4:30 p.m. & 8:00 p.m.
Thursday, March 21st, 2015 – Final Round – Championship Game @ 8:00 p.m.

Lower Bowl: $40
Upper Bowl: $17

Tickets will be emailed to you upon completion of your order. Special offer is not available at the Joe Louis Box Office. Tickets must be ordered through this offer. Please note that a $1.25 per-ticket handling fee will be added to each order. Visit to order tickets. Use Promo Code: hockey

Questions? Contact Jamie Clark at 313.394.7138 or email

University Libraries

The libraries on all University campuses are available to alumni. Librarians are available all open hours to assist you in your research. In-building access includes both print and electronic journals, DVDs, and audio books. Alumni have print book checkout privilege in the McNichols and Dental Campus libraries. Alumni access to the School of Dentistry Library is by permission of the Dean of that School. For hours, phone numbers, policies, and collections check the Libraries/IDS website,

* Alumni Association card required.

Complimentary Parking

Alumni may park in secure, lighted lots on the McNichols Campus without charge when visiting campus (except for special events such as Titan Basketball games). Simply show your card at the gate house when you enter campus, and you will be directed to the appropriate lot. Maps / Driving Directions

* Alumni Association card required.

Prestige Auto Cleaning Systems Discounts

All University of Detroit Mercy alumni are eligible to receive a 20% discount on Prestige Auto Cleaning’s three levels of service. Visit the website, and see a complete listing of services and prices under "Services". Prestige offers add-ons for pick-ups and full size SUV's, and other special services (not included in discount).

Alumni Scholarships

Dependent children of alumni are eligible for an alumni scholarship of $1,000 per year, for a maximum of $4,000 over four years, when the student is enrolled full-time in an undergraduate program at the University. To activate the scholarship, alumni should advise an admissions counselor at (313) 993-1245 that their child would like to participate.

Tuition Assistance for School Educators Program

UDM is pleased to announce that it is continuing its 60% reduction in tuition to school educators and employees! For more information, please contact Pat Hall-Thomas by calling (313) 993-1287 or visit the following link:

Theatre - Discount Tickets and Afterglow

Ticket discount

All university alumni receive discounts on Theatre Company tickets!  Alumni can purchase the "Discount Adult  Packages" which are  up to 40% off regular ticket prices.

Network Nights Deals

Titan 10 alumni will receive the student rate on tickets if attending a network night. The Theatre Company Network Nights were established as an informal networking outreach program for UDM's students, faculty, staff, alumni and supporters.

Check the UDM Theater Company web site, or call the UDM Theatre Company at 313-993-1130.

* Alumni Association card required.

Athletics Ticket Discounts for Young alumni

Detroit Titans
Young Alumni Season Ticket Package ($105)
More than 50% off the regular price!

  • Full season ticket, all men’s basketball exhibition & regular season home games
  • Priority Seating for Horizon League Tournament at Joe Louis Arena
  • Choice of Upper Reserved or General Admission Level seat
  • Season passes to Women’s Basketball, M/W Soccer, and M/W Lacrosse included

All alums who graduated between 2005 and 2015 are eligible. For more information regarding season ticket purchases, contact Athletics at 313-993-1700.

* Alumni Association card required.


Don't forget! As a community member you gain additional benefits!

  • Network with over 86,000 UDM alumni! Search the Online Directory.
  • Mix and mingle with former classmates and meet new faces by attending UDM events. All events are posted on the Event Calendar.

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