Alumni & Parents

Use of On-Campus Facilities

Upon request only, the Alumni Office will issue Reed Alumni an alumni card. This card permits access to Reed's library, sports center, and ski cabin. Please note that an accompanying photo I.D. is required use these services. If you lose your card, send an email to and we'll order you a new one - and if you'd like, we can outfit you with a temporary card so you can access these resources in the meantime.

Computer Access

Alumni can sign into on-campus computers using their Kerberos account. No alumni card is required. For computer access issues, contact


Alumni may visit the library during business hours and borrow materials upon presentation of an alumni association ID card. Summit access and Interlibrary Loan access is not available to alumni. Alumni also can access JSTOR, a database of academic articles, using their IRIS account. For information on setting up an IRIS account, click here.

Ski cabin

To use the Ski cabin, alumni should bring their alumni ID card and photo ID. If you plan to use the cabin, please make a reservation request using IRIS.

Sports Center

Alumni may use the facility at certain times upon presenting an alumni association ID card and signing in at the cage. Please note that student access to space takes priority over alumni access, additionally, alumni are not allowed to use the Sports Center during peak hours. See the  sports center website for more information.