The benefits of staying in touch
All graduates of Metropolitan College are automatically enrolled as Boston University Alumni members, and eligible for the local discounts and benefits listed below. Some benefits require a BU Alumni Card, which you can download now.
BU’s Alumni Traveling Program—known as the Traveling Terriers—offers a unique way to see the world.
Get special BU Alumni rates on travel insurance for trips you book yourself.
Medical, Life, Auto, and Home Insurance are available to alumni at special rates.
Zipcar offers discounted membership for only $25—a savings of up to $150.
Boston-area hotels provide discounted rates to alumni.
Health and Wellness
Huntington Theatre Company offers alumni $10 off a single ticket purchase with proof of affiliation with Boston University.
Central Square Theater offers 15% off adult tickets and special prices for tickets to Boston University alumni using the code BUID. Alumni may also purchase $18 tickets for university-age students and $15 tickets for students 18 and under. Discounted tickets are subject to availability.
Audit eligible MET undergraduate courses on a space-available basis—starting at just $40 per credit hour, plus the registration fee.
ACE-IT scholarships cover 50 percent of tuition on MET graduate IT courses.
BU Libraries continue to provide borrowing privileges for all circulating materials.
Barnes & Noble @ Boston University gives a 10 percent alumni discount on general trade books and on most merchandise.
There were nearly 34,000 MET alumni as of 2017, across the U.S. and worldwide. MET can help you make this impressive network a true career advantage.
The Career Advisory Network
Choosing a career, changing jobs, or relocating can be challenging—but talking with alumni from Metropolitan College and other BU schools and colleges can help. Alumni volunteers on the Career Advisory Network are available to talk with you informally, share their experiences, and help you clarify your goals.
Further your MET education at an exceptional price
MET alumni can audit eligible onsite MET undergraduate courses starting at just $40 per credit plus the registration fee. And with the ACE-IT Scholarship program, MET graduates with computer science, information systems, or telecommunications degrees can save 50 percent on the latest IT graduate courses.