Benefits & Services

Franklin Alumni Benefits

Franklin University alumni have access to a number of benefits and resources, such as career development, use of library resources, and more. See below to find out how Franklin can help you with your development. 

Your Gift Matters

Help make an impact today!

Give Now

Career Development

Franklin's Center for Career Development offers a wide array of services to meet the diverse needs of our students and alumni in today's changing workforce. Our goal is to help develop lifelong career management skills and integrate academic and career interests, as well as to connect students and alumni with employers and businesses interested in discovering great talent. Click here for more information.

Master's Degree Programs

Give your career a boost with an accelerated master's degree. Choose from online master’s degrees in business, healthcare, nursing, technology or education and earn your degree in as few as 12 months.

With our online master’s programs, you can enhance your leadership skills, develop an invaluable professional network, examine relevant strategies, learn best practices from real-world practitioners, and translate what you learn to how you lead.

As an exclusive benefit for graduates of Franklin’s undergraduate programs, the Road to Graduate School Scholarship is a $2,860 scholarship automatically awarded during your first term of enrollment as a master’s-level student. The scholarship is non-refundable and applicable toward tuition only. Learn more >

Doctoral Degree Programs

Prepare to lead, innovate and transform with a doctorate from Franklin.

Franklin’s applied programs in Business (DBA), Healthcare (DHA), Education (Ed.D.) or Instructional Design Leadership (DPS) are 100% online, transfer friendly and designed to be finished in three years. Featuring Franklin’s No-Fear Dissertation™ Franklin’s doctoral programs provide the support you need to succeed.

If you are looking to broaden your nursing career and extend your influence, Franklin’s accredited Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) could be a good option for you. Choose specializations in leadership, family practice, adult gerontology or psychiatric mental health.

The Road to Doctoral Studies Scholarship, which is automatically awarded for up to $2,992 for your first term of enrollment, is non-refundable and applicable to tuition only. It’s our way of helping you in your pursuit of lifelong learning and thanking you for choosing Franklin from among the many options available to you. Learn more >

Franklin Transcripts

You can order a copy of your official transcripts for your records or send official transcripts to a school or employer using our Online Transcript Request Form.

You must use a credit card to pay for your transcripts via our secure online form. Your account will be charged $9 per transcript for standard delivery via U.S. Mail. 

Once you’ve completed the Online Transcript Request Form, you'll receive a confirmation number. Save this number, and you'll be able to check the delivery status of your transcript request

Library Resources

Franklin University alumni and public patrons are offered limited library services. Please note that alumni and public users will be asked for ID to verify their status. An alumnus is defined as a patron who has obtained a degree from Franklin University. A public patron is defined as a patron who is neither a current Franklin student, faculty, staff, or alumnus, nor a current student, faculty, or staff member of an OhioLINK institution.

Alumni Email Policy

Recent alumni and former students of the University are able to keep their email and Self Service accounts after they are done taking courses. However,if your last courses was prior to 2015, you may not have active account. If your account is not active, the Help Desk will not be able to reactive it. You still are able to order an official transcript even if your account is inactive. If you stopped taking courses after 2015 and you are unaware of your password for your former account, click here for password recovery.

Alumni Lapel Pin

Demonstrating the kind of innovative thinking that has made Franklin University a leader in adult education, the Franklin University Alumni Pin is a tangible symbol of the significant achievement of a Franklin graduate. 

We Need Your Help
Our goal is to get the Franklin University Alumni Pin into the hands of as many Franklin graduates as possible, so we need your help. As a Franklin graduate, you are invited to pass your pin along when you encounter a fellow Franklin University graduate who does not already have one. The recipient will in turn pass along the pin during a similar encounter, fostering an increased sense of spirit and community among Franklin graduates.

Replacement Pins
After you have passed your Alumni Pin along to another Franklin University graduate, be sure to request a replacement pin. 

Spirit Store

Browse our current collection of Franklin hoodies, T-shirts, hats, travel mugs and more. You’ll even find special items designed to help you show the world your Franklin alumni pride. While you’re treating yourself, you’ll also be paying it forward for current students, as a portion of each purchase will go to fund scholarships at Franklin.