Frequently Asked Questions
How do I join the KSU Alumni Association?
Everyone who graduates from KSU is a member and can take advantage of the many programs we offer. The Office of Alumni Relations hosts numerous events, programs, and volunteer opportunities that help you stay connected to your alma mater, current students, and our alumni community.
Will I be issued an alumni membership card?
Currently we do not issue membership cards. When you graduate, you are automatically a part of the Alumni Association.
How do I update my contact and employment info?
A network is only as strong as those who participate in it. Update your profile now: http://alumni.kennesaw.edu/updateinfo.php
How do I get a gym membership?
As a KSU Owl Alum, you can purchase a recreational pass to use the Dr. Betty L. Siegel Student Recreation and Activities Center (Kennesaw campus) or the Recreation and Wellness Center (Marietta campus). To sign up click on the link below and scroll to Membership Forms: http://sportsrec.kennesaw.edu/memberships.php
How do I get career help and advice?
The Office of Alumni Relations offers our alumni a resource called CareerShift that will help you take your career to the next level. Go to http://kennesaw.careershift.com/ and create an account (for FREE) by entering access code Kennesawowl. You can manage your entire job search within this portal with all of the resources it provides. Be sure to take advantage of the webinars and tutorials offered on the CareerShift website.
KSU and SPSU alumni have lifelong access to alumni career services. Check out their website: http://careers.kennesaw.edu/alumnicareers. If you have additional questions contact our alumni career advisor, Michael Dutcher, at email@example.com.
Are there discounts if I enroll in a class at the College of Continuing and Professional Education?KSU alumni (graduates) can receive a 10% discount on classes priced $5000 or less. This discount does not apply to online classes. To learn more about what classes are offered check out their webpage: http://ccpe.kennesaw.edu
May I use the library on either campus?
Alumni may visit either the Horace W. Sturgis Library (Kennesaw campus) or the L.V. Johnson Library (Marietta Campus). Both Sturgis and Johnson Libraries welcome KSU (or former SPSU) alumni and all members of the Georgia public to use our facilities for computer access, searching databases, and reference services. If a KSU (or former SPSU) alum wishes to check out books, they must join Friends of the Library. There is a $35 annual membership fee to join. For more information please check out their FAQ: http://libanswers.kennesaw.edu/a.php?qid=416940
How long do I have my NetID?
You have access to your NETID for up to 5 years. For more information, visit http://www.kennesaw.edu/myksu/
How long do I have access to my KSU email?
You will have access to your KSU email for up to 1 year after graduation. For more information, visit http://www.kennesaw.edu/myksu/
How do I become more involved?
Fill out this form: http://alumni.kennesaw.edu/alumni_engagement.php , so we can learn what type of involvement you are looking for!
How do I get a replacement diploma?
To get a replacement diploma fill out the Diploma Replacement Request Form on the Office of the Registrar website: http://registrar.kennesaw.edu/forms.php.
How do I get a copy of my transcripts?
The Office of the Registrar handles transcript requests. Go to this webpage and follow the instructions per your graduation date: http://registrar.kennesaw.edu/transcripts.php
Where may I park when visiting campus?
Alumni must pay to park in the visitor lots until 6:00 PM, when it becomes open parking. For free parking you may park at Town Point and take the BOB bus to your destination or park on the top level of the North deck.
Kennesaw campus parking map:
Marietta campus parking map:
How can I get the Wingspan alumni e-newsletter?
Just update your information with us at http://alumni.kennesaw.edu/updateinfo.php and we will be sure to get you on the e-newsletter list.
What does the Alumni Association Board of Directors do?
The KSU Alumni Association Board provides leadership for the Alumni Association and acts as a liaison between the University and you, our alumni. Check out their programs and members at http://alumni.kennesaw.edu/alumniassociation/ksualumniboard.php.