Reasons to Join CAA

Stay connected to Cal. We’ll keep you up to date on the latest innovations, achievements, and events on campus.

Enjoy campus privileges. CAA members enjoy great benefits at the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, Berkeley Faculty Club, Cal Performances, Cal Rentals, Cal Student Store, UC Berkeley Eye Center, UC Botanical Garden, UC Press, and more.

Save money. Enjoy discounts in the Bay Area and online on Arts and Entertainment, Finance and Insurance, Food and Dining, Health and Fitness, Shopping, Travel and Recreation,and more.

Take advantage of UC Libraries. CAA members enjoy library access at all UC campuses. Others pay $100 for community membership to the UC Berkeley Library alone.

Showcase your Cal pride. Use your CAA membership card to receive all of your great member benefits and to show the world that you are a proud alum of the greatest public university in the world.

Advance your career. Get discounts from our career partners, connect with alumni through @cal and LinkedIn, and take advantage of The Berkeley Network.

Engage in lifelong learning. Save 10% on UC Berkeley Extension courses, and get discounts at most UC Extension campuses, both in person and online.

Support students. CAA provides more than 750 Cal students with over $2 million in scholarships each year.

Receive California magazine. The award-winning California magazine keeps you in touch with the campus through news items, in-depth interviews, and features on topical issues.

Attend alumni events. CAA members get special pricing on select alumni events, from tailgate parties to networking receptions.

Support CAA programs and initiatives. Membership dues support CAA’s vital programming for students and alumni.

Travel with fellow alums. Only CAA members have access to the Lair of the Golden Bear family camp, and Cal Discoveries Travel. Plus, CAA members save at the Pinecrest Chalet resort.

And more! View all member benefits, or see how CAA membership supports Cal.