Employee Services

Staff Discounts

We are pleased to provide UCSB staff with a list of available discounts on a wide range of activities, services and items.  

If you find that a discount is no longer offered or the reference information has changed, please notify:  Debbie.Hudgens@hr.ucsb.edu  If an organization/company would like to provide a discount to all UCSB employees, please complete and submit this form via email to:  Debbie.Hudgens@hr.ucsb.edu

Theme Parks/Movies

Disneyland, Universal Studios, Magic Mountain, Legoland, etc.  http://tickets.as.ucsb.edu/theme-parks/  (Purchase at Associated Students Ticket Office)

San Diego Zoo & Safari Park  http://zoo.sandiegozoo.org/tickets  Corporate Discount Code: 20066

Movie Tickets http://tickets.as.ucsb.edu/movies/  (Purchase at Associated Students Ticket Office)


Connexxus  https://travel.ucop.edu/connexxus/   Staff can utilize UC rates for personal travel (Car Rental, Airlines, Amtrak, etc.)

UCSB Family Vacation Center http://familyvacationcenter.com/fvc/reservation-information/   $100 discount applies to room and board total. 

Health & Wellness/Recreation

Your health plan membership gives you value-added discounts that help you save on lifestyle improvement services, products and more:

Health Net  - Healthy Discounts  https://www.healthnet.com/static/custom/unprotected/pdfs/healthy_discounts.pdf

Anthem - Special Offers  https://www11.anthem.com/ca/specialoffers/

Vision Services Plan (VSP) - Optical Discounts   https://www.vsp.com/optical-discounts.html

National CPR Assoication - 65% off on all courses. Use the coupon code "UCSB65" at https://www.nationalcprassociation.com/


UCSB RecCen Staff Membership Rate  http://recreation.sa.ucsb.edu/facilities/rec-cen/rec-cen-memberships

Phone/Wireless Services


UCen Bookstore http://www.ucsbstuff.com/SiteText.aspx?id=10286  Apple Computer Purchase.  Purchase in the Bookstore or online code: 94607  $100 off (per year) for a computer (not a tablet)

The Walking Company- Stores Nationwide (Locally at Loreto Plaza, Paseo Nuevo and Donlon Plaza    15% off all regular price purchases (excludes UGG products and gift cards).  

FoamCorePrint.Com offers a wide range of products and services from foam board, posters and banners to vinyl applications and stickers. Use Discount Code:  UCSB15 for 15% off any order.

Training/Professional Development

UC Registration and Education Fee reduction  http://www.hr.ucsb.edu/employee-services/tuition-assistance   (For full time career staff only)

UCSB Extension  http://extension.ucsb.edu/static/landing/ucsb-discount.jsp


Real Estate- Closing Costs Discount http://www.coastalhousing.org/   Help with closing costs/discount on rentals

EV Promotion and Discount  Some manufacturers (Nissan, Ford, BMW, Mercedes, and Smart) are now offering the UCSB community special pricing on Battery Electric Vehicles (BEV) and Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV).  http://www.tps.ucsb.edu/commuter-options/ev-promotion-discounts

Office of the President

Employee Discounts Disclaimer: As a service to the UCOP community, the University provides the opportunity for companies to publicize available discounts to University of California employees. Although the university reviews all discounts posted, there may be changes or deletions without notice. The university reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to edit listings and refuse those listings it deems inappropriate for this service or which do not support the university policies. The university does not investigate, endorse, or guarantee the accuracy of any discount, the quality of the product listed, or the listed companies. Users of this service communicate and contract with each other individually and at their own risk. The Regents, officers, agents, and employees of the University of California shall not be liable for any actions occurring as a result of arrangements made between users of this service or for any errors or omissions made in compilation or print of the discounts.