Benefits and resources


Access to SCAD amenities

Alumni may access SCAD buildings for 90 days following graduation, with the exception of ClubSCAD. Only current SCAD students, faculty or staff are permitted to use ClubSCAD.

Access to SCAD libraries

Alumni have access to Savannah, Atlanta or Hong Kong library computers and electronic resources on site for two quarters after graduation. Alumni may access the libraries with a valid SCAD ID and check out up to five circulating books for two-week periods.

Alumni Atelier

Explore a world of opportunity with the SCAD Alumni Atelier program, an artist residency program conceived of and endowed by SCAD President and Founder Paula Wallace.

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Alumni events

Alumni may attend the yearly Alumni Weekend, Sidewalk Arts Festival, all free student events and alumni events hosted by industry and alumni outreach.

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SCAD alumni have access to a free online portfolio through Behance.

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Bookstore discounts

Bring a valid SCAD alumni ID to Ex Libris bookstore in Savannah or the SCAD Atlanta Bookstore to enjoy a 10 percent discount on clothing and gift merchandise. Discount excludes supplies, textbooks and software.

Discounted SCAD museum memberships

Extend your alumni experience with memberships to the SCAD Museum of Art and the SCAD FASH Museum of Fashion + Film. Members provide crucial support for community outreach, educational programs, exhibitions and art conservation, and also receive exclusive benefits and privileges.

SCAD and ACA alumni scholarships

Scholarships of US$250 per course, with a maximum of US$3,000 per year, are awarded to SCAD and ACA alumni who apply and are accepted to any undergraduate or graduate program.

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Alumni newsletter

Produced by the office for career and alumni success, this monthly newsletter is your source for alumni news and events.


Alumni social media groups

Connect with other SCAD alumni in your area and discover professional development events through one of our alumni Facebook and LinkedIn groups.

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Career coaching and resources

Receive professional guidance from career and alumni success staff as well as the industry and alumni outreach team, which develops and fosters relationships with employers and fellow alumni throughout the U.S. Email to connect with the industry and alumni outreach coordinator near you. An online database with employment listings is available for students and alumni, and alumni are also invited to attend employer presentations and interview, résumé and cover letter workshops.

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Career News newsletter

Created by the office for career and alumni success, the Career News newsletter is your next-level source for professional advice, career events, calls for entry and more.


Give back to SCAD

With approximately 12,000 students, SCAD is the largest art and design university in the country. Our growth is due in part to the generosity of those who appreciate the artistic wonders produced here.

Make young SCAD artists and designers your philanthropic priority. Your contribution matters. Whether you pledge $25, $250 or $2,500 or more, please give at a level that is meaningful to you.

Visit or contact the giving department at 912.525.5856 or via email at to learn more.

Kickstarter and Indiegogo

Visit the SCAD curated Kickstarter page and SCAD Indiegogo partner page featuring projects by SCAD students and alumni. Want your project featured? Email

SCAD graduate program

Continue your studies at SCAD and pursue a master's degree at one of the university's distinctive locations in Atlanta or Savannah, Georgia; Hong Kong; or online through SCAD eLearning.

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Transcript request form

Federal law requires transcript requests be made in writing or through secure login to a student account (MySCAD). Fax, mail or email (preferred) a completed form to the registrar at Do not include Social Security or credit card numbers in emails. For more information, call 912.525.5800.

Working for SCAD

Interested in working for SCAD? SCAD is proud to employ alumni in a variety of key roles across departments and locations and new opportunities are posted frequently at