Alumni Benefits


UNSW Library eJournal Access

UNSW Library eJournal access is a free of charge service giving alumni remote access to a weath of information. This service is available now for a trial period across 2016 and will then be reviewed depending on alumni demand and feedback. More details and how to access eJournals here


Executive Education Discounts

All graduates of UNSW Australia can enjoy an exclusive 15% alumni discount on select AGSM programs. Interested in continuing your life-long learning? More details here


New Scientist Alumni Subscription Offer

Whether exploring gene editing, new techniques to overcome depression or big questions like how the universe began, where life started and what it means to be human; New Scientist is the perfect pick for anyone seeking to understand the world in which they live. - See more at:
Whether exploring gene editing, new techniques to overcome depression or big questions like how the universe began, where life started and what it means to be human; New Scientist is the perfect pick for anyone seeking to understand the world in which they live.
More subscription details here

UNSW Library

UNSW Library holds a vast collection of material including books, journals, databases, and audio-visual items, many available online.  There are over 2 million items in the collection and the journal collection of more than 50,000 current titles is one of the best in Australia.


Lifelong E-mail

All alumni are offered a life long email service called “zMail”. This is a web based email service that is managed and provisioned by UNSW and hosted by Microsoft at the “Outlook live” site in the USA. The benefits of zMail include an increased storage capacity of 10GB, a single log-in requirement on your home page and file storage in the SkyDrive (i.e. photos etc). Once you activate your new zMail account as an alumnus it will exist for life.

Activate new zMail Account
You will need to “Activate” your zMail account before you can login to your email service. This activation process sets up your “forgotten password” questions and a number of other preferences for your zMail account. There are complete instructions to guide you through this process on the IT@UNSW website.

Help – IT Service Centre
If you have any problems with accessing or setting up your new zMail please contact the IT Service Centre on +612 9385 1333. Please try following the online documentation on setting up your account before contacting the Service Centre.
FAQ’s about the zMail service are available on the IT@UNSW website.
If you prefer to speak with the IT Service Desk please call +61 2 9385 1333.


UNSWorld Magazine

UNSWorld, the magazine for alumni and friends of UNSW, is issued each June and November. It features a range of thought-provoking articles and news on alumni around the world, and can be received according to your preference, by post or email.


Science@UNSW Newsletter

Science's bi-annual newsletter for alumni. The newsletter is sent with UNSWorld each June and November.


UNSW Bookshop

Recognised as Australia's Tertiary Bookseller of the Year, the UNSW Bookshop offers 10% off all books purchased. The Bookshop is independent and with a large range of specialist titles, is regarded as one of Sydney's leading academic specialists. The bookshop website is the UNSW Bookshop's information gateway, with access to a full range of services, go to: for further information.

If you like to keep in touch with the world of books, you can also subscribe to "Words" the Bookshops fresh new online magazine. If you want to be notified of new publications in your field, you can subscribe to a specialist email list.
tel: 02 9385 6622 fax: 02 9385 6633 email:


Travel and Consumer discounts

UNSW is pleased to extend the corporate rates from some of our supplier partners to the alumni community, providing discounts on hotels, car hire and access to great deals on consumer electronics and technology products from stores such as JB HiFi. Further details here


The Graduate Union

The Graduate Union is a Post Graduate residential college and private club for University graduates located in Victoria. Further details here


Australia Ensemble

UNSW alumni are entitled to a 15% discount on concerts given by Australia Ensemble, Australia’s finest chamber music ensemble, which is resident at the University of New South Wales. Founded in 1980, the group consists of seven of Australia’s leading instrumentalists, and frequently performs in national music and chamber music festivals both in Australia and overseas. The main activity of the Australia Ensemble, however, is to perform at the annual subscription season and the free concert and workshop series at UNSW.

The discounts are provided through the Member Benefit Program. To obtain a discount, please quote your alumni/student ID number (contact the Foundation office if not known). For information on tickets and concerts, please telephone (02) 9385-4874.


UNSW Student Placements

Transform the UNSW student experience by hosting a student placement for the Diploma of Professional Practice. To find out how to host a student or for more details here


UNSW Health Services

Attend a free student clinic and support our students learning experience, plus a 20% discount on spectacles and contact lenses. Book an appointment or find out more details here