As a member of the UWL Alumni Association, you will join the thousands of alumni who want to stay connected to UWL. Members of the Alumni Association receive these special benefits:

  • Annual The La Crosse Experience Calendar
    Members receive a calendar in the mail every year including some of the most beautiful and iconic places in La Crosse. Annual Alumni Association events and holidays are also on the calendar so you won't miss out on the upcoming excitement. Be sure to have an active membership by August 31st to ensure you get your calendar!
  • Campus Activities Board entertainment series
    Members receive a discount on CAB events. Membership card must be presented when purchasing tickets.
  • Car Rental Discounts
    Members receive up to 25% off car rentals with major companies including Alamo, Avis, Budget, Hertz and National. Access to the exclusive rental reservation website is emailed to our members and sent out in the mail when you join/renew.
  • Career transition or coaching services
    PeopleFirst HR Solutions, Inc. is headquartered in La Crosse, Wisconsin, with affiliate offices in Eau Claire serving the Chippewa Valley; Stevens Point serving Central Wisconsin; Milwaukee serving Southeast Wisconsin; the Twin Cities serving Minneapolis, St Paul and the Twin Cities metropolitan area; and La Crosse serving Western Wisconsin, Winona and Rochester Minnesota. Members receive discounts on individual Career Transition Services or Coaching.  Remote programs are available. To learn more about PeopleFirst, visit  For questions or to access services call 608.782.1430.
  • Games People Play
    Members receive discounts on merchandise at the La Crosse and Onalaska locations of Games People Play.
  • Hotel Reservations Discount
    Members receive up to 50% off hotel reservations at places to stay including Hyatt, Marriot, Hilton and more. Access to the exclusive reservation website is emailed to our members and sent out in the mail when you join/renew.
  • Lantern magazine
    The Lantern magazine is an annual printed publication mailed to all UWL alumni and donors.
  • Membership card 
    Utilize your membership card to take advantage of the many benefits of membership. 
  • Murphy Library Resource Center
    Members may use Murphy Library collections in house, computers to do research, and check out materials. Members must present membership card to waive the $25 registration fee.
  • Random Acts of Membership
    Members are eligible to win Random Acts of Membership packages throughout the year. Prizes often include shirts, totes, hats, license plate covers, gear and more!
  • Recreational Eagle Center
    Access the REC for only $6/day. Local alumni can also join for a monthly fee. Bring your membership card to the REC to sign up.
  • Special invitations
    Click on the calendar of events link for a complete list of events.

Questions about member benefits? Contact us at 877.UWLALUM (877.895.2586) or

For a complete list of services available to all alumni, visit our Services to All Alumni page.