Alumni benefits

QUT Alumni has partnered with a range of organisations to provide benefits to alumni.

You may need a QUT Alumni Card to access certain offers. Find out more about the alumni card.

Please note that the below offers may be restricted to location or citizenship at the providing organisation’s discretion.

QUT Library

Library access

As an alumni you can freely access a subset of Library databases. You are also welcome to apply for free borrowing membership if you would like to borrow items from the collection.

Learn more about Library services for QUT Alumni.

Professional development and services

Book club

PBC Guru has partnered with the Queensland University of Technology to create a virtual book club for alumni and friends, with novels covering a wide range of topics and genres.

The book club will connect through a private forum where all participants can discuss the current book and network with each other. Joining is free, you just have to get a copy of the book to enjoy.

The book club will read one book every two months, so that you'll have plenty of time for each book.

Join our book club


QUT EX offers courses to help you keep up with the pace of change by learning new skills today to use tomorrow.

QUT alumni receive a 15% discount on QUT EX short courses. You’ll find instructions on redeeming this discount in the registration process.

Find out more about QUT EX


The NESTT is a rapid, people and outcome centered approach to process redesign, focused on creating exciting future processes that make today’s processes obsolete. A three day, highly interactive course will take you through the NESTT philosophy and methodology.

QUT alumni receive a 15% discount on the NESTT course. To receive your alumni discount code, email prior to registering.

Learn more about the NESTT.

Student Success Group

Student Support Group offers its careers services to recent graduates who are looking for a job, or alumni who are advertising a position. Register to browse job opportunities or advertise a position through QUT CareerHub.

If you're a first-time user, you'll need to register your company before placing your ads. You'll receive a confirmation email when your ad has been verified.

Learn more about our careers engagement with employers.

Corporate Impact

Established by QUT alumni and actors, Guy Edmonds and Matt Zeremes, Corporate Impact uses their experience in the entertainment industry to provide practical and engaging video content services, one-on-one training, customised training courses and team building filmmaking workshops.

QUT alumni are entitled to a five per cent discount on all services, with a further five per cent of your bill donated to the QUT Learning Potential Fund.

Health and fitness services

YMCA Fitness and Aquatic

YMCA Brisbane is a non-profit organisation that provides a range of programs and services to help build healthier, happier communities. The YMCA Fitness and Aquatic centres at Gardens Point and Kelvin Grove campuses offer a range of memberships for the pool, gym and group fitness classes.

QUT alumni can access the discounted QUT staff rate on all membership types. Present your alumni card to receive this discount.

Find out more about YMCA membership.

QUT Health Clinics

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

QUT alumni are entitled to a 20% discount on the cost of glasses from the QUT Optometry Clinic. Present your alumni card to receive this discount. Full details on costs for other services are available through QUT Health Clinics.


Medibank are Australia’s leading health insurance provider, offering private health insurance options for every kind of individual, couple and family.

QUT alumni are entitled to 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 by email at with the subject line ‘QUT alumni enquiry’, or on 0459 803 818. Heidi is available for on-campus appointments as below:

  • Gardens Point Campus (HiQ Service Point, V Block, Level 3) – Mondays and Fridays 9am-12pm.
  • Kelvin Grove Campus (HiQ Service Point, R Block, Level 2) – Tuesdays 9.30am-4pm and Fridays 1pm-4pm.

Retail provides insurance and full protection products for your rental car which includes full protection against costly damages, theft and supplementary protection such as lost keys, headlight repairs, flat tyres and more.

Alumni receive 30% off all Car Rental Insurance on policies when you book through the website.

To claim the discount email with a photo of your alumni card or from your email address and a customised coupon will be created.

Use your coupon at checkout for 30% off. This offer only applies to Australian residences. This offer is NOT valid in conjunction with any other offer.


CompNow are an Australian owned and operated IT supplier, specialising in supporting education, business and government in their IT needs.

Alumni can receive a discount of up to 10 per cent on Microsoft products and accessories purchased through the exclusive QUT Alumni CompNow portal. For every 10 products sold, CompNow will donate a Surface Pro 4 i5/128 tablet to a QUT Learning Potential Fund student.

QUT Bookshop

QUT Bookshop can be found at the Gardens Point and Kelvin Grove campuses, and offer a range of products for sale to students and the public alike.

Alumni receive 10% off most items in the QUT Bookshop at Gardens Point and Kelvin Grove, including textbooks, general books, stationery, QUT branded merchandise and computer related products (there is no discount on course notes, gifts and café food and drinks). To redeem your discount, present your alumni card prior to purchase.

Wine Direct

Wine Direct are an independent, family-owned and operated wine retailer offering personalised customer service and delivery.

QUT alumni who subscribe to their specials list receive a variety of discounted rates throughout the year.

Thrifty car rental

Thrifty car rental offers special discounts to QUT alumni. To organise your discount car rental:

  1. Visit the Thrifty website. Enter your search information and under "I have a promotion code" enter 4908005112
  2. Call Thrifty's TOLL FREE Reservations line 1300 365 564, email, fax (02) 9317 3070, or book online.
  3. Ensure you have your alumni card at time of collecting vehicle.

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

  • Corporate Discount (CD) Number - 4908005112
  • Account Name - Queensland University of Technology - Alumni.


You create the memories, let Travelshoot capture them! Travelshoot is a Queensland based business connecting travellers with local, professional photographers in over 90 destinations around the world to capture those once in a lifetime moments.

They offer affordable, all-inclusive packages starting at $399 and are offering QUT Alumni a $50 discount on all bookings as well as donating a further $50 to the QUT Learning Potential Fund. Support an amazing, local business while capturing your travel memories in a unique and memorable way

Alumni can redeem this by contacting for a discount code – which will be supplied upon verification of their alumni status.

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 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. Alumni 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.

Learn about Odyssey Travel.

QUT Momentum - Support for research graduates

For the first three years after graduating from your PhD, we provide additional support to assist you in your transition to your postgraduate career.

Find out more about how QUT Momentum can support you after graduation.



  • Postal address:
    Alumni and Development Office
    GPO Box 2434
    Brisbane Qld 4001