Special offers for alumni

Several organisations offer discounts and special offers exclusively to QUT Alumni. Alumni benefits may be restricted to location or citizenship at the providing organisation's discretion.

You may need an alumni card to access certain benefits and services.

Healthstream QUT

Healthstream offers you a friendly, relaxed atmosphere that is designed to look after you and your personal fitness goals.

Alumni can now access the same membership options as QUT staff and students.

Healthstream QUT

QUT member wine offers

QUT has teamed up with Wine Direct, one of Australia's leading wine suppliers, to offer you access to great prices on the wines you know and trust plus many other hard to get labels. Wine Direct buy direct from the wineries (no wholesaler margin) which means big savings.

What's in it for you?

  • Wine Direct buy direct from wineries so you can save up to 70%
  • weekly emails with the best deals and 'subscriber only' offers
  • wine orders conveniently delivered direct to your door
  • free freight to anywhere in Australia for orders of 12 bottles or more (mixed or straight)
  • a corporate gift service for every budget
  • no membership or commitments - purchase or unsubscribe when you choose
  • access to expert wine advice from the buyers - no call centres
  • if you're looking for a particular wine or have an upcoming event, Wine Direct provides personalised, obligation-free assistance.

Subscribe obligation free to the weekly and subscriber only offers

Medibank Private Corporate Health Cover

QUT and Medibank Private are offering QUT alumni a 7% discount off Medibank's corporate exclusive 'Inc' products. Quote 'QUT alumni' and/or show your Alumni ID Card to receive the discounted alumni rate.

For more information or to sign-up, contact QUT's Medibank representative, Heidi English, on 0459 803 818 or email heidi.english@medibank.com.au with the subject 'QUT alumni enquiry'.

Heidi is available for on-campus appointments on the following days:

  • Mondays and Fridays 9am-12pm, and Monday afternoons by appointment, at the Gardens Point student centre, X Block Level 1
  • Tuesdays 9am-4pm and Fridays 1pm-4pm, at the Kelvin Grove student centre, F Block, Level 6.

Thrifty car rental

Thrifty is one of Australia's largest and most dynamic car rental companies with over 260 locations, represented in every state, territory, capital city, major city and also in regional and remote centres. Thrifty is also part of one of the largest worldwide global networks, operating in more than 70 countries around the globe.

To organise your discount car rental:

  1. visit Thrifty corporate membership
  2. enter the code 4908005112 in "Corporate CD#" box and log in (you don't need a password or email address). You may then enter your booking information from there
  3. call Thrifty's TOLL FREE Reservations line 1300 365 564, email reservations@thrifty.com.au, fax (02) 9317 3070, or book online
  4. ensure you have your alumni card at time of collecting vehicle.

Please ensure you quote the following CD Number when making your bookings:

  • CD Number - 4908005112
  • Account Number - Queensland University of Technology - Alumni.

Odyssey Travel

Odyssey Travel is a not-for-profit organisation and fully accredited IATA Travel Agent, which provides ongoing educational opportunities for the over-50s market by providing exciting travel programs specifically designed with an educational component.

Alumni members who sign up with Odyssey will receive a free subscription entitling them to receive Odyssey Travel's publications, including special event invitations, for a period of one year.

QUT Bookshop discounts

QUT Alumni receive 10% off most items in the QUT Bookshops at Gardens Point and Kelvin Grove, including:

  • textbooks
  • general books
  • stationery
  • QUT branded merchandise
  • computer related products.

There is no discount on course notes, gifts and café food and drinks.

This discount is only available to alumni card holders. You must present your card before purchase to receive the discount.

Subscribe to the QUT Bookshop newsletter to receive details of new arrivals, sales, special offers and competitions with prizes.

QUT Alumni library membership

QUT Alumni library membership includes borrowing rights and access to a limited set of online journals from ProQuest. It is available to QUT graduates and alumni.

All new graduates are eligible for a free 12-month membership from the date that you complete your course. After one year, a discounted membership is available.

Library benefits

Careers and employment

Careers and Employment offers its services for alumni who are either looking for a job or advertising a position. Register through QUT CareerHub.

To advertise a position on the jobs network, log on to Careers and Employment. If you're a first time user, you'll need to register your company. Place your ads as required. You'll receive a confirmation email showing your ad has been verified.

QUT Health Clinics

The QUT Health Clinics offer services in:

  • eating disorders
  • exercise physiology
  • family mediation
  • nutrition and dietetics
  • optometry
  • podiatry
  • psychology and counselling

QUT Health Clinics provide quality clinical education to the next generation of healthcare professionals and quality patient care to the community. The clinics are located at 44 Musk Avenue, Kelvin Grove in the heart of the Urban Village. Alumni, the general community, QUT staff and students can also access free or low-cost healthcare services from these clinics.

QUT alumni receive a 20% discount on the cost of glasses from the QUT Optometry Clinic. Present your alumni card to receive this discount.

Contacts

Alumni and Development Office

  • Level 1, A Block, Room A111
    Gardens Point
    2 George St
    Brisbane QLD
  • Postal address:
    QUT Alumni
    GPO Box 2434
    Brisbane QLD 4001