Alumni & Friends

You’ll always be part of our community.

Once a Bruin, always a Bruin. And that goes for the benefits, too. The perks you get from attending Bellevue University don’t stop when you complete your degree. No matter where you go, you’ll always be part of our 60,000 proud alumni worldwide.

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Below are links to our most popular alumni resources and requests.

Strong connections and lifelong benefits.

We’re here for you. While your classes may be over, the benefits of being a Bellevue University alum will continue. That means in addition to the life-changing education you received here, you’re still part of the Bellevue University family — with access to our career services, connections, and program opportunities — all designed to help and support you in reaching your goals. Take a look at your Bellevue alumni benefits:

When I received [the American Dream Scholarship] I thought ‘okay, they have faith in me...and I'm going to make the donors proud.’

Receive ongoing support and services.

Career Support

Need career advice or support? As a Bellevue alum, you can use all the resources available through the University Career Services Center. In addition, you’ll have full access to career coaches who can assist you with career planning, job searching, and more, including:

  • Access to Handshake — an online hiring platform — with employers from across the U.S. Look for jobs, internships, and other career opportunities.
  • Micro Internships — these short-term professional work experiences can align with your career plans and fit your schedule and your daily life.
  • Career support such as resume and cover letter writing, interview practice, and networking.

For more information, call 1-800-756-7920 ext. 557-7423

Library Services

Enjoy free on-site or online access to our Freeman/Lozier Library. This includes access to our computer facilities, our helpful staff, and our coffee bar. Full resources include:

  • More than 120,000 print volumes and 65,000 eBooks
  • 45,000 current periodicals in print and electronic formats
  • 24/7 librarian chat services
  • Text-a-librarian
  • Interlibrary loans
  • A custom-built catalog of electronic database subscriptions and digital archives

Call 1-800-756-7920 ext. 557-7314 or visit for more information.

Continue to make an impact at Bellevue University.

You can make a real difference by donating today. Your tax-deductible financial contribution makes it possible for Bellevue University to provide 1,000 student scholarships every year, along with faculty development, facilities improvements, and so much more.

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Meet Taneia, a Justice Administration and Crime Management student at Bellevue University

Your story can inspire others.

Over the years, the achievements of our graduates have made us proud. We’d love to hear how Bellevue University played a role in your success. Please take a moment to share your story with us.

Fill out this form to share your story.

Frequently Asked Questions

For an electronic copy of your transcript:

  • Log in to BRUIN.
  • From the My BRUIN Homepage, select the "Academic Records" tile.
  • From the My Degrees expanded menu which appears, you may select "View Unofficial Transcript" or "Request Official Transcript."
  • "Request Official Transcript" will take you to the official Parchment site to complete a form.
Note: From the My Degrees menu, you may also view "Course History," "View Grades," or "View Transfer Credit Report."

Former Students and Alums without BRUIN access: Order here

  • Paper Transcript Fee: $15.00 as of January 1, 2016
  • Paper transcripts are sent via first class mail within 5–7 days of order

Move your career forward with a certificate or graduate degree.

Bellevue University offers innovative, cost-effective, professionally taught programs and technical certificates geared for today's workforce. Certificate program details, prerequisites, requirements and course descriptions are listed by College on the following pages:

You can further your education and advance your career with a graduate degree from Bellevue. Designed with the professional in mind, Bellevue’s graduate programs prepare you for success.

Find your master's degree

Bellevue offers a variety of relevant course work and technical certificates to help you advance your career. Learn from professionals.

When you complete the required for-credit courses for a Bellevue University Certificate of Completion, you can request the official certificate here.

Do you have changes in your email, phone number, address or other information? Please update your personal information here.

Once you have your Bellevue email, it’s yours for life, however, you are required to remain active in order to maintain it. You can stay active by resetting your password at least once in 27 months. If you do not reset your password in 27 months, your email will become inactive. To request that your email be re-activated, submit a request to BRUIN Support. As a note: data can only be restored if the request is made within 21 days of the license becoming inactive since Microsoft purges the data.

News and Events

Bellevue University’s 2023 Annual Signature Event to Feature Ian Bremmer

Bellevue University has announced that Ian Bremmer, a political scientist who is considered one of the world’s foremost experts on global politics and risk management, will be the featured speaker at the University’s annual Signature Event on Monday, Oct. 2.

Bellevue University Professor Appointed to CACREP Board of Directors

Dr. Carlos Del Rio, an Associate Professor in Bellevue University’s College of Arts and Sciences, has been appointed to the CACREP Board of Directors for a five-year term. The CACREP board is composed of between 13 and 15 members, and Dr. Del Rio is one of eight counselor educators.

Life Chiropractic College West and Bellevue University Partner to Expand Education

Life Chiropractic College West, a world-renowned leader in chiropractic education, today announced a relationship with Bellevue University that will allow the chiropractic college to expand its physical presence in the central United States.

Stay connected, get involved.

Your time at Bellevue University enriched you as a person. Keep your connections going strong with the following activities:

  • Connect with other alums on our social networking sites and blog. Use the official hashtag #BUGrads to tell your Bellevue story.
  • Stay on top of alumni news with our electronic newsletter, the AlumniLink.
  • Let us know what you think by using the Alumni Interest Survey.
  • Become a mentor.

Share your experience!

Just as Bellevue made a difference in your life, it can make a difference in someone else’s life. If you know someone who is interested in a degree from Bellevue University, please refer them to us. It’s easier than ever. Refer a student today!

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