Benefits of Membership

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:

  • Lantern Magazine
    Annual publication mailed to Alumni Association members and donors.
  • Campus Activities Board Entertainment Series
    Members receive a discount on CAB events. Membership card must be presented when purchasing tickets.
  • 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.
  • Continuing Education
    Members receive discounts on select continuing education courses.
  • Downtown Mainstreet Inc.
    The DMI discount card offers discounts at many downtown La Crosse businesses.
  • Games People Play
    Members receive discounts on merchandise at the La Crosse and Onalaska locations.
  • 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.
  • Recreational Eagle Center
    Members may use the REC for $4 per day with presentation of their current membership card. This includes the gyms, multipurpose room, racquetball courts, climbing wall, strength center, track and all the equipment on the track (cardio and strength equipment). Classes and programs are not included.
  • Members are not permitted to bring additional guests who are not Alumni Association members.
  • Membership Card & Decal
    Utilize your membership card to take advantage of the many benefits of membership. Display the window decal with pride!
  • Special Invitations
    Click on the calendar of events link for a complete list of events.