Alumni and Friends Benefits

Being part of a wider group can bring its own rewards, and we are delighted to present a range of benefits available exclusively to alumni. Some of these offers even give back to Massey University, so it's doubly rewarding.
We're also keen to keep the good times rolling, so if you're willing to offer a benefit or serviceto the more than 100,000 people on our database, contact and we'll talk further.






Duty Free Stores New Zealand offers a 20% discount on phone and internet orders and a 5% discount at airport stores across New Zealand for alcohol, fragrances and cosmetics (discounts cannot be combined with other offers) to Massey University alumni and friends.


Simply present the required coupon when making a purchase, or use the required code when placing an order over the Internet or telephone.

For every $50 or part thereof that you spend in their outlets, Duty Free Stores New Zealand donates $1.00 to the Massey University Scholarship Fund.




Kevin Bills Photography Ltd in Palmerston North offers a 10% discount on the cost of the sitting fee plus print order over $250 or the choice of an extra 18 x 12cm print. Kevin Bills Photography Ltd will donate $10 to the Massey University Scholarship fund for print orders over $400. Different packages are available to help you commemorate those special occasions. This benefit applies to all individual, business, family, child and parent portraits in the studio or at a Palmerston North location. Visit Kevin Bills Photography Ltd on-line or contact them by phone on (06) 357 8757.




Insurance brokers Stone & Associates provides a range of discounted insurance packages to the University's alumni and friends. In return a proportion of the premiums received will be donated to the Massey University Scholarship Fund.

  • Health insurance policies: for each policy (including Tower, AIA, ING Life) taken up, 11 per cent of the first year's premium will be paid to the scholarship fund.
  • Risk Insurance packages: when policies encompassing life, trauma, income protection, and total and permanent disability insurance are taken up, 11 per cent of the first year's premium will be paid to the scholarship fund.
  • The company is also offering Massey graduates and supporters of the University free access to will services through Guardian Trust, a service that normally costs $150.
Anyone interested should contact Stone & Associates at 0508 ENSURE (367873) or e-mail




The Sunset Island Resort Apartments in the Gold Coast Australia provides Massey University alumni a minimum 10% discount with increased discount for long stays. To enquire about this offer contact Sunset Island Resort directly.



Massey University Library

Massey University Library offers alumni a 50% discount on membership. For only $100 per year you can have the same borrowing privileges as an undergraduate distance student. Borrow books in person or have them delivered to you anywhere in New Zealand. Contact the Alumni Relations Office for more information.

This membership does not include access to electronic resources (electronic journals, article databases and reference resources) as licence agreements limit access to University staff and enrolled students only. ‘Walk-in access’ is available at Auckland, Wellington and Palmerston North libraries (Hokowhitu and Turitea), for individuals who are able to visit in person, and where licences permit.

Retired staff have free Library membership.  

A list of resources available and more information about Library services for alumni and retired staff can be found on The Library for Visitors page.


Albany Recreation Centre

The Albany Recreation Centre is open to Massey University Students, Staff, Alumni and the wider Albany Community. It features more than 4, 500 sq. metres of dedicated fitness facilities and offers programmes and services to help all clients reach their personal fitness goals.

The team there understands how hard you’ve worked to finish your course and make your way into the working world. To help you make the transition, the Recreation Centre is offering a New Grad Membership deal to all Massey graduates from any campus, and from any course. This offer is available up to 12 months after graduating, and closes on December 31 of your graduating year.

The Albany Recreation Centre offers a special membership rate to alumni, for periods ranging from one to twelve months. For 2010, these rates are:
1 month $95
3 months $215
6 months $419
New Graduates 12 months $395
Alumni 12 months $654
This includes group fitness sessions, use of the health and fitness studio and also gives you access to the centre’s activities programme, which offers a variety of carefully organized external adventures, including kayaking, caving trips, horse trekking and even support for the Auckland Marathon.


Come up to the Rec Centre and see for yourself, give them a call on +64 9 414 0844 or visit their website





Posting a Job Vacancy 

NZUniCareerHub is a distribution service which facilitates the swift notification of your opportunities to students and recent graduates at 7 out of 8 Universities in New Zealand, via the Universities’ career services. Each University will decide to accept your advertisement for publishing to their individual sites.

When you publish your job advertisement using NZUniCareerHub, the following process occurs:

  • You create your job description and select which universities you want to publish it in
  • NZUniCareerHub will automatically distribute your job advertisement into the server accessed by each university
  • Each selected university careers service will be notified that the job advertisement has been listed
  • After reading your job advertisement, the careers service staff will either accept your job for publishing or contact you directly if they require further information
  • You will receive an email once your job description has been approved for publishing
  • Students will log in and see your job advertisement in the CareerHub student interface. Career Hub provides search facilities and category browsing options to enable students and recent graduates at each university to find your job.

    The vacancy distribution service is available at:
  • $150 per vacancy if the vacancy is being distributed to two or more Universities
  • $50 per vacancy if the vacancy is targeted at a single University

    To register for NZUniCareerHub (no costs occur until you place an advertisement) please follow this link

Searching for an employment opportunity 

Massey CareerHub is an online careers and employment service where Massey alumni and students can search for:
  • Employment opportunities: graduate, vacation, international, degree related jobs (p/t & temporary), work experience and employment scholarships
  • Upcoming events: employer recruitment presentations, careers fairs, industry networking events and employment preparation workshops
  • Career resources: fact sheets, links, news and FAQs

To register for Massey CareerHub (no cost to register and search for employment opportunities) please follow this link 


Can you provide a benefit?

Some of the benefits listed above were initiated by Massey University alumni and friends. If you own, or are employed by a business or service that would like to provide a benefit to Massey University alumni and friends, staff or students, please contact us with your details.



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