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Benefits & services

Alumni services

contact alumniContact alumni

If there is someone from your time at Otago you've lost touch with but would like to contact we provide a number of ways for you to get in touch.

Get in touch with lost friends, flatmates and colleagues from your student days. Find out how to contact old friends!

class reunionsClass reunions

Class reunions are a wonderful way for you to reconnect with old friends. If you’re thinking of organising a class reunion, we can help you – and while the reunion itself is organised by you and your committee, we offer a free service to help you where we can.

If you’d like to organise a reunion you can phone 64 3 479 8487 or email

OUSA shuttleOUSA Shuttle service

Coming to Dunedin for a reunion and need to get between Dunedin airport and the city? The airport shuttle service that has been available to students is now available to alumni attending Otago reunions.

For more information and booking online please visit airport shuttles dunedin

Alumni benefits

As an alumni of the University of Otago you have access to a variety of benefits, including continued use of the University library, discounts from participating businesses, and access to discounted short courses.


graduate library cardLibrary Membership

Alumni can obtain a Graduate's Library Card, which allows access to University of Otago Libraries for reading, writing, and research.

Visit the alumni library page to complete the registration form and find out what resources and services are available for alumni. When completing the authorisation details please use 'Library' for all fields and '' as the authorisation email, your request will then be sent for approval.

Radio one cardRadio One app

Radio One is currently moving their Onecard discount card to a mobile application system. Keep an eye on their website for more information as it becomes available, Radio One 91FM Onecard


UBS discountUniversity Book Store Otago

Miss your old staff or student discount?

UBS (Otago) is very pleased to offer their special Alumni discount. Either shop online at UBS using the code Alumni1869, or in-store by showing your Alumni Library card. You’ll get 10% discount off all full priced items.

IT training discountIT Training Courses

IT Short courses on campus are now available to alumni. Some are free of charge, and all others receive a special alumni discount of 15%.



University press discountOtago University Press

Otago University Press publishes a wide range of non-fiction books about New Zealand and Pacific.

Exclusive offer to Otago alumni: 10% off the RRP of any book published by Otago University Press when ordered from OUP’s website. Please write ‘Otago alumni offer’ in the instructions box at checkout.

careers adviceKick Start or Fast Track Your Career

Whether you are currently searching for a position, considering a career change, or are seeking fresh talent for your business, Otago’s Career Development Centre can help.