Additional Retiree Benefits

In addition to your benefits as a Pre-65 or Post-65 retiree, university retirees are eligible for the following benefits.

Note: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, some facilities and events are not currently open to retirees.



Your EmoryCard serves as your ID Card during retirement. Contact the EmoryCard Office at 404-727-9403 or visit online.

Courtesy Scholarship

Courtesy Scholarship eligibility continues for retirees for undergraduate and graduate courses; spouse and eligible children are eligible for undergraduate courses. Call 404-727-1202 for more information or visit online.


Retirees will receive a yearly parking permit at no cost, unless you are rehired full-time. Call 404-727-6106 or visit online.

Email Access

Continuation of your Emory e-mail address which can be accessed via the Outlook Web Application. For assistance, contact the Libraries and Information Technology help desk at 404-727-7777.

Library Access

Retired Emory faculty and staff may continue to view library websites and the library catalog (discoverE). Contact individual libraries for borrowing privileges. Remote access to electronic resources and databases is not a benefit, but retired Emory faculty and staff are welcome to come into the Emory Libraries to use designated workstations to access electronic library resources.

Special Events

Retirees can receive discounts on cultural and special event admission tickets.

Fitness Centers

Continued membership in Emory fitness facilities, the Blomeyer Health Fitness Center and/or Woodruff Physical Education Center is available. Contact Blomeyer Health Fitness Center at 404-727-4600 or Woodruff PEC at 404-727-6547.

Sparkfly Perks Discount Program

Emory and Sparkfly Perks have partnered to offer you a unique discount program. The Sparkfly Perks website provides you with access to hundreds of discount offers, both locally and nationally. Through Sparkfly Perks, you can save money and time on things like travel, restaurants, electronics, movie and event tickets, shopping and more. On the website, discounts are arranged by category with each merchant listing their offer and specific redemption instructions. If you have a question about an offer or the website, please contact Sparkfly Perks Customer Care at 1-800-687-2359.

Continuing Education for Seniors age 50+

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Emory is a lifelong learning program for seasoned adults who enjoy learning for fun. Courses start at $49+ and discounts are available if you enroll for multiple courses. Call 404-727-6000 for information.

Additional Benefits for Faculty

Faculty retirees can also:

  • Participate in Emory convocations and commencements.
  • Join Emory University Emeritus College, an association of Emory's retired faculty and senior administrative staff who work together to advance their intellectual interests, to serve the University, and to maintain social contact with University colleagues.
  • Get access to the facilities and catering services of the Houston Mill House. Retired faculty may participate in monthly faculty dinners and daily lunches. Contact the Houston Mill House at 404-727-7878.

Additional Benefits for Staff

Staff retirees can also: