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Benefits for the Global Alumni Network

As a member of the Global Alumni Network of Sotheby’s Institute of Art, you will have access to a number of benefits.
You must be registered with the Alumni Directory if you would like to take advantage of these, which include:

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    If you are looking for a new Career or Position, Alumni Relations is happy to assist you with your search.

    You can register with and search our SIA (Sotheby's Institute of Art) Alumni online jobs board to see those opportunities posted by Employers that are specifically looking for Sotheby’s Institute of Art graduates to fill their open positions.

    You can also visit our SIA Global Alumni Network LinkedIn group where we regularly feature Open Positions to our Alumni, and Alumni can post their own employment opportunities. This group is an open professional forum for our Alumni. Please feel free to contribute to this group.
    You can search the Alumni Directory for regional and professional information in order to network with fellow graduates.

    SIA Alumni, we are truly grateful for any unpaid or paid opportunities that you may want to offer our current students and fellow graduates. Please feel free to email those opportunities to or

    If you need assistance, please do not hesitate to contact us at

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    Online Courses, Short Courses and Conferences

    Looking for networking opportunities, continuing education or professional development or all three?

    As a member of the Global Alumni Network, you may receive a significant reduction on Summer Study, Online and Short Courses and SIA Conferences globally, sometimes in addition to Early Bird registration discounts. You must contact for a discount code prior to registration.

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    Discount on nytEducation courses

    The parent company of Sotheby’s Institute of Art, Cambridge Information Group, has a new initiative, nytEducation, The School of the New York Times. They have established an exclusive partnership with the New York Times to develop a wide range of educational programs leveraging the content, talent and brand strength of the NYT. They have completed their first year and have launched a series of courses for the Pre College and Professional markets.

    We are excited to announce an “SIA Alumni” discount for nytEducation’s programs. All SIA Alumni are entitled to a 20% discount on any nytEducations courses – please email in order to obtain the discount code.

    You may use this discount for both Professional and Precollege Educational Programs. You may find out more and register by visiting the nytEducation website.

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    Global SIA Alumni Referral Program

    SIA Alumni, we are grateful for your continued support of Sotheby’s Institute of Art, and we appreciate what amazing global ambassadors you are for our programs. Last year, we launched our Global SIA Alumni Referral Program.
    No one knows the unique education that the Sotheby’s Institute of Art provides better than you!

    Do you know someone interested in our Master’s, Post-Graduate Certificate, Semester, Summer or Online programs? If there is an application or registration fee for the course, we will waive this for your referral. If you have any questions or a referrals of potential students, please contact

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    SIA Library Access

    Need to conduct art and object research?

    SIA Alumni have continued access to the SIA library collections both in New York and London by appointment only. Please see the links to the London and New York library sites for hours and other details and their respective email addresses below to make an appointment.

    New York:

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    Free passes, VIP access to fairs, events, art openings

    Often free passes and VIP invitations to Art Fairs are offered to SIA Alumni. Please make sure that your geographical location and contact information is current in the Alumni Directory to receive notifications as these become available.

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    The Art Newspaper is pleased to offer SIA Alumni a complimentary copy of the latest edition and discounted annual subscription. A subscription includes delivery of every issue (11x per year) and free access to the digital edition online and via the app.

    If you wish to receive this exclusive offer, please e-mail:

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    We have two shopping benefits for Global SIA Alumni

    Plum Benefits is a free service that offers access to Entertainment and Travel Benefits nationally and internationally. Highlights include Broadway show and movie ticket discounts as well as deals on car rentals. In order to register, you must click on the link below and then click on “Become a Member”. You can create your account with your or your address or, if you are using your personal email address, please use the code “siart212”.

    Corporate Shopping is also a free service providing access to special deals, discounts and sales at major online retailers such as the Gap, Ralph Lauren, Barnes & Noble, Nike and Target. In order to register, you may click on the link below. There is no special code needed to create an account. Corporate Shopping Login

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    Email for Life

    If you do not have an email address already and would like one, please contact

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