Iowa State University Alumni Association

Discount Program

Use your FAN membership card to get discounts at the following businesses:

(Digital Future Alumni Network membership card must be presented to receive discount. Businesses may request to see photo ID.)

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This list will be updated as new discounts are added/changed. Last updated: Aug. 3, 2017.


Food & Beverages:

  • B-Bop's: Buy any sandwich, receive a free large order of french fries
  • Buffalo Wild Wings, Ames: $5 off a $25 purchase
  • Burgies Coffee & Tea: Purchase 1 lb. bag of coffee and receive 1/2 off 2nd 1 lb. bag of equal or lesser value OR 15% off any Burgie's purchase (excludes other coupons and discounts)
  • Cafe Milo: 10% off any drink order
  • Chocolaterie Stam: 10% off regular-priced items
  • Coldstone Creamery, Ames: $1 off Love It (TM) sized or larger creation (See store for details.)
  • Cookies, etc.: Buy 1 cookie ($2), get a second cookie for 1/2 price
  • Culvers of Ames: $1 off any value basket
  • Dairy Queen (all Ames locations): $1 off any combo / $1 off any Blizzard 12 oz. or larger
  • Domino's Pizza - Ames: Buy any large pizza at menu price and get a 2nd pizza of equal or lesser value for free (use online code 9109)
  • Dublin Bay Irish Pub & Grill: 1 free dessert with a purchase of $25 or more
  • Dutch Oven Bakery - Ames and Boone: $1 off one dozen breakfast rolls, donuts, or pastries
  • Es Tas Bar & Grill: $1 off all-you-can-eat taco buffet
  • Ge-Angelo's Italian Restaurant: $5 off a purchase of $30 or more. (Not valid with any other discount.)
  • Great Plains Sauce and Dough Company: Free cheese or garlic bread with pizza purchase
  • House of Chen: 10% off total purchase (one discount per table/ticket; may not be combined with other discounts/promotions)
  • The Iowa Stater at Gateway Hotel: 10% off purchase of two entrees (Not valid with any other offers. Excludes liquor.)
  • Jeff's Pizza: 10% off all regular-priced items
  • KFC: 10% off buffet
  • Little Woods Herbs & Tea, Main Street Ames: 10% off purchase
  • Olde Main Brewing Co.: $1 off an appetizer or $2 off a sandwich
  • Orange Leaf Yogurt (Ankeny location only): 10% off yogurt
  • Papa John's Pizza: Buy 1 large pizza at regular menu price & get 1 large pizza of equal or lesser value free. Valid for carry out or delivery. West Lincoln Way and 24th Street locations only.
  • Papa Murphy's: Free cheesy bread, cookie dough, or cinnamon wheel with purchase of regular-priced family size pizza
  • Perkins Restaurant: 10% off any entree
  • Pizza Hut: Free order of breadsticks with purchase of a large pizza at menu price
  • Pizza Pit Extreme: Free cheese bread when purchasing a 12", 14", or 16" pizza or 12" hot sandwich at regular price (dining room only; not valid on delivery; $4.95 value)
  • Pizza Ranch (Ames, Story City, Ankeny, or Winterset): $1 off adult buffet
  • The Spice Thai Cuisine: 25% off any appetizer (One discount per table)
  • Taco John's - Ames: 15% off entire purchase (not valid with other discounts or coupons)
  • TJ Cups: 10% off smoothies, slush, ice-cream tea, milk tea, shaken fruit tea, creama, and tea lattes
  • TRIO Asian Restaurant: 10% off
  • Tropical Smoothie Cafe (Ames only): 24 oz. smoothie for only $1.99 with the purchase of a wrap, sandwich, salad, or flatbread
  • Wallaby's Bar and Grill: $1 off any appetizer


  • AmericInn: 15% off standard room
  • Best Western University Park Inn & Suites: 15% off regular room rate (not available during special events or with any other discount)
  • Country Inn & Suites - Ames: 15% off regular room rates (excludes special events; not valid with any other offer)
  • EconoLodge Ames: 10% off regular night's stay (restrictions apply; discount not available on blackout dates)
  • Gateway Hotel & Conference Center20% off best available room rate (not available during blackout dates) and 20% off at the IowaStater Restaurant (excludes alcoholic beverages) during hotel stay
  • GrandStay Hotel & Suites: 20% off regular room rate (additional discounts may not be applied)
  • Hilton Garden Inn Ames: 15% off any room type (not valid during ISU football games or city-wide events; not valid with any other discounts; subject to annual adjustment & availability) Go online for reservations or availability inquiries: booking link. (Hotel: Hilton Garden Inn Ames, Company Name: ISU Alumni Association)
  • Hotel Pattee, Perry: 40% off any room Sun.-Thurs.; 20% off any room Fri.-Sat.; not valid with special events, not valid with other discounts, and not valid on groups of more than five rooms
  • Microtel Inn & Suites, Ames: 10% off standard room rate (not valid with any other discounts, gift certificates, or special events)
  • Super 8 of Ames: 15% off best available rate (restrictions apply) -- Discount not available on blackout dates


  • Acura of Johnston: (new vehicles) invoice price for all 2016 MyAcura. $1,500 over invoice for all 2017 MyAcura (excluding the Acura NSX)
  • Audi of Des Moines: Audi Club of America pricing (6% off MSRP on any pricing)
  • Campus Garage: 10% off all services
  • Heartland Tire & Auto Center: $25 off a set of 4 new tires; $5 off any oil change
  • Honda of Ames: All new vehicles priced at invoice minus rebates, except Pilot
  • Jiffy Lube: 20% off total bill (excludes other discounts or promotions, excludes tires)
  • Lithia Nissan of Ames: All new vehicles priced at invoice minus rebates
  • Lithia Volkswagen of Des Moines: Invoice (less incentives) on all new VW, excluding Golf. Additional rebates/discounts not applicable.
  • Lynn's Car Wash: Purchase a CleanCard of $50 or more online and receive a 10% bonus credit with coupon code ISU Alum
  • Phase Garage, Ames: 15% off service for first-time customers; 10% off service for returning customers. Service only.
  • Reflections Auto Glass: $10 off any rock chip repairs; $25 off windshield replacements
  • Trickle's Tires & Automotive: 10% off oil changes

Health & Beauty:

  • Ames Back & Neck Center: Free initial examination and consultation
  • Beauty Nails - Ames: $5 off beauty pedicure ($50 service for $45)
  • EyeWorks, Somerset in Ames: 20% discount on complete pair of Rx glasses
  • Finesse Spa Salon, Campustown: Corrective Facial $35 (retail value $55) and/or Makeup Tutorial $15 (retail value $30) with New Talent Service Providers
  • Great Clips: $1 off haircuts; 10% off entire product purchase (Ames locations only, Lincoln Way or 24th Street)
  • Hair Professionals, Ames:  $5 off a haircut with the purchase of a color or highlight OR $3 off a haircut (Valid only with Lisa, Nicole or Carrie)
  • Hearing Unlimited (All Iowa locations): 10% off retail prices
  • The LASIK Vision Institute (West Des Moines location): 20% off lasik surgery with free consultation. Call (866) 508-5784 to schedule.
  • My Salon (West Ames): FREE brow wax with a Brazillian wax; FREE brow wax or mini mani with a color
  • The Salon in Ames: 20% off all haircuts
  • Serenity Couture Ames: 10% off all haircuts (excludes other services)
  • Sport Clips (Ames, Ankeny, Johnston, Clive West, West Des Moines): $4 off the MVP service
  • Story City Dental: 10% off needed dental work, including IV sedation and Invisalign
  • Studio7 Salon & Spa, Somerset Ames: $6 off a spray tan

Leisure, Recreation and Entertainment:

  • 2 AM Karaoke & Cafe: 15% off karaoke, not including service fees
  • Adventureland Park: ONLINE PURCHASE ONLY: $10 off a regular priced admission or a season pass (follow web link to purchase)
  • Ames Racquet & Fitness Center: $10 off any joining fee
  • Des Moines Metro OperaGroup discounts available
  • Fenders Honda, Ames: 10% off parts and accessories (does not apply to clearance/sale items)
  • Fitness World (Des Moines and Ankeny): No joining fee on any VIP membership
  • Golf Cars of Iowa: $400 off purchase of a new regular priced golf car or utility unit (may not be combined with other discounts/promotions)
  • Iowa Cubs: Receive regular priced tickets for only $5 for home games on June 27, July 18, or Aug. 6. Order online at with promo code ISUALUM or call (515) 280-2644. (Discount is NOT available at the ticket window. Must be purchased in advance online or via phone.)
  • Kil'n Time Studio, Waukee: Free studio fee
  • Main Street Magic, Miniatures & More: 10% off any sealed magic product, T-shirt, or board game (not valid with any other discounts or specials)
  • Playground for Kids, Ankeny$1 off regular admission; 10% off Jumpextravaganza Party
  • Quilting Connection, Main Street Ames: 10% off all regular-priced merchandise in store or online with code ISUALUM.
  • Seven Oaks Recreation: 10% off any regular priced outdoor activity (not valid with other discounts or promotions)
  • Skunk River Cycles: 10% off regular priced parts, clothing & accessories and 5% off bikes and auto racks
  • The Traveling Photo Booth: Choice of free custom branding ($100 value) or 10% off with any regular priced rental of 3+ hours
  • WCI Pools and Spas: 10% off regular-priced spas, chemicals, and accessories
  • Zap Laser Tag: 15% off any regularly priced laser tag package rental


  • Mayfair Cleaners, Ames: 15% off all dry cleaning and laundry, excluding leather and alterations
  • Pressure Point Cleaners: 10% off any power washing or gutter cleaning service

Print and Copy:


  • AKG Designs, Boone: 20% off a photography session; 10% off all print orders (Not valid with other coupons or promotions.)
  • Alexander Storage, Ames: 10% off monthly storage rental fee
  • ISU Alumni Center: 10% off public room rental rate
  • Kaplan Test Prep & Admissions: 10% off Kaplan's comprehensive courses taken through Des Moines or Iowa City centers; phone registration only at 1-800-KAP-TEST -- mention discount before ordering; all family members are eligible; one discount per family member per year
  • Memorial Union Parking Ramp: One hour free parking from 5 p.m.-midnight (ticket validated at hotel desk)
  • State Savings Bank: .25% discount on loans for qualified borrowers & .25% premium on qualified deposits.
  • Sylvan Learning Center50% off a Sylvan Skills Assessment; 10% off hourly rate (Ames, Cedar Rapids, Coralville, & Urbandale)




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