Benefits

Employee 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

Theme Parks/Movies/Concerts

Tickets at Work - Access to 20 – 60% off on movies, hotels, shows, concerts, sporting events and more. 1. Click the link below. 2. Fill out the information to become a member (use your work or personal email address). 3. For Company Code, use “UCSB18https://ticketsatwork.com/tickets/account.php?sub=enroll

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

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

Concerts/Special Events at the SB Bowl and Other Venues. Varied discounts may apply to select Goldenvoice events as announced via the Gaucho Voice Staff Edition (GVSE). UCSB Staff ID required for redeemption at the venue box office.

Travel/Vacations

National Charter Bus Los Angeles - We offer private bus rentals, airport transfers, and airport shuttles for employees and groups traveling to UCSB.  Email us at support@nationalbuscharter.com from your UCSB email with your quote reference number. In the subject line, please write “UCSB Discount” and provide a link to the discount page. To find out more, https://www.nationalbuscharter.com/los-angeles-charter-bus ?   Dollar amount off: $100.00

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

UCSB Family Vacation Center https://www.alumni.ucsb.edu/vacation/family-vacation-center $100 discount applies to room and board total.

Health & Wellness/Recreation

Accessa Labs - Accesa Labs offers convenient, affordable lab testing at FDA-approved labs throughout California and the United States under the supervision of licensed doctors. Simply order the lab tests you need online and get tested at a lab near you.  15% discount using Promo code: ucsbbenefits.  https://www.accesalabs.com/?coupon=ucsbbenefits.

The Jenny Schatzle Program - We offer a 6 week progressive program, that starts with proper form and foundation and builds each week to deliver improved strength, endurance and fitness.  Our group classes are designed for all levels, with no judgement - just support, acceptance, and fun.  Also, included are weekly meal plans created by our Registered Dietician to educate and support you to better health.  Use promo code: EDUCATOR RATE.  6 week session for $225 (normally $375).  Monthly loyalty program for $170 (normally 199). info@jennyschatzle.com 

Healthlabs - Offers an affordable way of getting lab tests and blood work without having to go visit a doctor.  You can either call in or talk to our live chat support to apply the dscount to your order.  25% discount using promo code UCSBdiscounthttps://www.healthlabs.com/  (800) 579-3914

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/home/rec-cen-memberships

Phone/Wireless Services

Mobile Kangaroo - Apple Authorized Repair Service for All Apple Devices. Please see us for free hardware warranty repairs for all Apple devices (AppleCare Plus and limited warranty). We also provide out of warranty repairs such as iPhone/Mac screen, hard drive, keyboard etc. To receive a 15% off on labor visit our store and show a faculty or staff ID. Contact us: 345 Chapala St, Santa Barbara, CA. Phone  (805) 883-6588. https://mobilekangaroo.com (link is external).

Sprint - UCSB Employees Offers: $5 off the 1st line/month off the Unlimited Plans; Activation fees waived for new lines of service. Up to $30 value; 25% discount off eligible accessories. Promotions: up to $200 Port offer ($100/line max 2 lines) limited time offer  To receive this offer please put in Promo Code: GVSCA_WCA_ZZZ  Existing Sprint customers may go to: www.sprint.com/verify to add their discount (work email address, work ID/badge, or recent paystub can be used).  New and existing customers can make a purchase or browse via the web at: http://bit.ly/SoCalEDU_AD

UnlockBase:Discount for cellphone unlocking. 10% discount for UCSB employees, prices vary depending on the need or serivce. Contact person: James Retuva, email info@unlockbase.com, phone 941-227-4444. https://www.unlockbase.com/

Sprint Cell Phone Service https://www.sprint.com/landings/verify/index.html?id16=employeediscounts%20%7CAll&question_box=employeediscounts%20%7CAll

Verizon - The discount is available on certain plan, not all plans.   https://www.verizonwireless.com/discount-program/

AT&T https://www.att.com/esupport/article.html#!/wireless/KM1063869

Shopping

Find U Rings - Find U Rings.com is your most reliable online jewelry store. They have been exploring the ring industry for more than ten years, so they deeply know your preferences. Provide you with a satisfactory ring that is their mission. They have their own processing plants and offer tailor-made services for you. All of rings are made by their own factory and there is no agent, so the price will be more favorable. Whether unique tungsten wedding bands, titanium rings, sterling silver rings, stainless steel rings or ceramic rings, they all have fashionable styles for men and women. The service of free engraving meaningful words and fingerprint on the inside of ring makes them among the few brands which offer this service.  To receive a 25% discount use Promo Code UCSB25.  https://www.findurings.com/

Elephant Stock -  Canvas Wall Art Prints -  We specialize in curious design with unique style. With a wide variety of distinctive canvas print panels, wall art and more, we decorate your life from the inside out. Revolutionizing home decor offerings, we appeal to our customers through our high-quality items that personalize your spaces through creativity in design, whether work or home.  To receive a 20% discount  please use Promo Code UC20%ES.  https://www.elephantstock.com

Emma Mattress USA - we are excited to announce that we have chosen your university to include in our list of partner universities for employee discounts.  To receive 40% discount please use Promo Code UCSB40  when you purchase any mattress size at emma-mattress.com, shipping within the continental USA.  https://www.emma-mattress.com/

Ruggable - offers the first of its kind, 2-piece washable rug system. Since the rugs are machine washable they are essentially spill proof -- perfect for homes with kids or pets or student apartments and dormitories. We have hundreds of designs and many sizes available.  To receive a 15% discount please use Promo Code UCSBRuggable 15https://ruggable.com/

IntelliRings - We are a local DFW company reaching out to schools to offer their faculty and staff discounts on all of our custom wedding rings. All of your staff and faculty are able to receive a discount throughout our whole store.  To receive a 25% discount please use Promo Code edu25. https://intellirings.com.

StubZero – Entertainment tickets.  To receive a 10% discount please use Promo Code EDU10. www.stubzero.com.

LA Laser Engraving – We make laser engraving on wedding and regular rings alongside manufacturing our own rings using mainstream materials – tungsten, carbide, ceramic and cobalt.  To receive a 10% discount please use Promo Code STUDENT10OFF https://lalaserengraving.com/student-discount/

Sonos - Is the ultimate home sound system: a WiFi-enabled wireless network that fills your whole home with pure, immersive sound, room by room.  To receive a 20% discount please use Promo Code UCSB20 along with your ucsb.edu email domain.  www.sonos.com.

IsabellaLiving -  Eco-friendly, one-of-a-kind products from kitchen gadgets to skincare, seasonal decor, jewelry, and more.  To get 20% off use Promo Code:  EDUCATION20.  https://www.isabellacatalog.com.

Southwestern Rugs Depot -  UCSB employees can save 12% on their next rug order by using Promo code UCSB12 at checkout at https://www.southwesternrugsdepot.com.  Unique, American made area rugs.

ONecklace - UCSB Employees, staff and family members get your necklace with name, initials or monogram now. Free design and shipping. Discount also applies if you want to gift someone special!  15% off on any Personalized Jewelry at oNecklace. Just visit oNecklace.com and use the coupon UCSB15 on the shopping cart.15% off on any Personalized Jewelry at oNecklace. https://www.onecklace.com

Studio Gears - Guitars, Music Instrumentsm Pro Audio & Video Equipment.  For a 15% discount use PROMO CODE: UCSB15. https://www.studiogears.com

WalletGear - Women's and men's wallets and wallet accessories. For a 10% discount use PROMO CODE: ucsbsave10.  https://www.walletgear.com

Shop Forever Products - Browse the entire range of Forever Living products online; including Aloe Vera based drinks & gels, Bee Pollen and Royal Jelly products. There is also a wide selection of personal care and beauty options available. Vist the site https://shopforeverproducts.com and choose from a wide choice of Forever Living Products. To obtain the UCSB exclusive 15% OFF promo code, or if you have any questions, please email using your UCSB email address to contact@shopforeverproducts.com

Corporate Shopping Employee Discount - Corporate Shopping Employee Discounts connects UC Santa Barbara employees to over 250 top national retailers offering incredible employee discounts and private offers. A few popular retailers include: Costco, Target, Lands’ End, Ralph Lauren, J.Crew, Brooks Brothers, 1800Flowers, ProFlowers, HP Employee Purchase Program, Dell Member Purchase Program & Many More! 25% discount. HOW TO REGISTER:Register now and enjoy incredible savings! It’s easy…simply click on the link below and you can access the site from both work and home. https://corporateshopping.com/login/ucsb. For questions about this program or assistance with registration please email: info@corpshopping.com

CanvasDiscount.com - We specialize in producing customized, high-quality wall decor and photo gifts.  We are offering UCSB employees a 15% off on all Photo Canvas prints. Visit https://www.canvasdiscount.com and enter discount code UCSBCANVAS before checkout.

Creative 27 - Mobile Development.  Our services are online, so the discount is global across the US.  We are offering a 20% discount to our App Academy - Our App Desiger Course.  Send us an email with proof as an UCSB employee and we'll apply a 20% discount.  Read more about our course at https://creative27.com/.    Using promo code ucsb.edu20%creative.

LD Products - Shop low cost ink, toner and office supplies.  15% off using promo code.  UCSBDISC15.  https://www.ldproducts.com.

Million Light Bulb Challenge - Everyone in the UC community can participate! UC students, staff, faculty and alumni can purchase light bulbs via the secure https://millionledchallenge.com/ and have them shipped directly to their home. The website features a number of educational resources to help consumers understand their options and support their lighting purchases. Users also will be able to see the total number of light bulbs purchased, estimated energy savings and estimated reduction in CO2 emissions. 

Dr. S Eyewear - High Quality Eye Wear - Take 15% off your entire order with the promo code LEARN15.  Discount applies to UCSB staff and their family.  Enter promo code during checkout.  https://drseyewear.com

Mountain Warehouse - Outdoor clothing and equipment 10% online discount using promo code UCSBSTAFF10.  Offer cannot be used in conjuction with any other offer, discount voucher or for the purchase of gift vouchers or ski packages.  Discount can only be redeemed online.  https://www.mountainwarehouse.com/us/

Lamood Big Hats - Hats and sunglasses.  10% discount using promo code ucsbsave10.  https://www.lamoodbighats.com

Santa Barbara Gift Baskets - Gourment gifts, featuring locally sourced food, wine and craft beer.  You can order online or in our retail store/tasting room at 230 Magnolia Ave., in Old Town Goleta, CA 93117.  Free delivery in Isla Vista using online coupon code UCSB18, a $10 value.  Complimentary box of Jessica Foster hadmade choclolate truffles with any in-store purchase of $40 or more.  https://www.santabarbaracompany.com

StickerYou - StickerYou.com is an online company with a worldwide shipping.  13% discount using promo code: UCSBEDU13SYhttps://www.stickeryou.com/products

Leesa - Mattresses, pillows and bedding.  15% discount.  https://www.leesa.com

Beach Babe Swimwear - We would like to reach out to all faculty and staff at the University of California Santa Barbara and bring awareness about our Educator Discount Program. This program offers a 15% discount off any Beach Babe Swimwear swimsuits. Please send proof of your employment as an employee (school ID card, etc...) to us and we will send you a coupon fo the discount.  https://www.beachbabeswimwear.com/

ID Tech Camp - This summer enjoy the convenience of dropping off your child at a top summer tech program right where you work!  At ID Tech Camps, students learn to program AI, design video games, write code for apps, mod in Minecraft, and much more.  They'll meet new friends, gain a competitive edge in school and future STEM careers, and oh yes, have fun!  Right now, faculty and staff can save $100.00 - just register using promo code FACSTAFF18.  www.idtech.com 

Kaehler Luggage - We, at Kaehler Luggage, recently launched a discount program to help university staff members get high quality bags at an even better price.  We carry a large selection of backpacks and laptop briefcases, in many price ranges, and brands like Tumi and Victorinox. Even beyond just backpacks, we'd actually like to offer your staff and faculty a 10% discount on our entire selection of luggage and accessories (except for Rimowa and Briggs and Riley products).  A little about us, we at Kaehler Luggage are a 4th generation family business that was founded in Chicago in 1920.  We have five retail locations in the area, and we work to give all our clients great service. 10% discount using promo code STAFF10.  https://www.worldtraveler.com.

Universal Translation Services -We are a leading translation company with offices in Miami and Aventura providing translation services for businesses and individuals alike across the world. We only provide high quality translations, the so-called TEP (translation+proofreading+editing) from and into just about any language, in any field. For individuals we provide general translation services but also certified translation for personal documents (for immigration in the US or University admission). We would like to offer the following for your employees: 1. Certified translation for personal documents (birth certificates, marriage certificates, divorce decrees, diplomas, degrees) for University admission or for immigration in the US: $20 per page if there are less than 200 words per page (if there are more than 200 words, we charge $0.12 per word). This is a 20% off of our regular offer. 2. General translation services for documents and websites at $0.10 per word, any language into English or from English into any language (normal price is $0.12, we offer a 16.6% discount). We are available around the clock to answer any questions or to provide free quotes. Orders can easily be done online as well as by visiting our offices. 20% discount using promo code UCSB20OFF. info@universal-translation-services.com

All Language Alliance, Inc.- Document translation services are provided online. When ordering document translation online for employee's personal use, please mention discount code ALA15 off for a 15% discount. https://www.languagealliance.com/ 303-470-9555.

Pickybunny - Comfortable clothing for kids and women. 15% discount using promo code ucsb15. https://www.pickybunny.com

Day Translations - Translation and interpretation services. 15% discount using promo code ucsb.edu15%. Email us at contact@daytranslations.com or visit our sitehttps://www.daytranslations.com

Hudson Reed - Luxury bathroom products. 15% discount using promo code ucsb15. https://usa.hudsonreed.com/

Rebel Desk - Rebel Treadmill (under desk treadmill for walking while working). 10% discount using promo code UCSB10. https://rebeldesk.com/products/rebel-treadmill-1000/

Kids n Toddlers - Children's apparel - 15% discount using online promo code: UCSB15. https://www.kidsntoddler.com

ProFlowers - Floral arrangements, plants, and gifts for any occasion: 15% discount using coupon code: BLUEGOLD15 - Flowers:https://www.proflowers.com/

Personal Creations:https://www.personalcreations.com

Shari's Berries: https://www.berries.com/

Gifts: https://www.gifts.com

Amsterdam Printing - specializes in personalized promotional products. Including personalized shirts, jackets, bags, pens, drinkware & tech.We want to offer 20% discount on all personalized products, excluding clearance and everyday deals. The coupon is active until 2020, so they can enjoy savings for years to come. Discount used by adding the coupon code "CK047" -https://www.amsterdamprinting.com/

Popov Leather - Leather Goods: 20% discount with coupon code: UCSB -https://www.popovleather.com/

Exclusive Fabrics & Furnishings: We would like to offer all University staff an additional 15% off of everything on our site by using this unique promo code HPD4EDU. From curtains and drapes, to chair covers and accessories, we would like to invite you to shop our website using your exclusive university discount! - https://www.halfpricedrapes.com

Juliet & Oliver Jewelry: Engagement rings and wedding rings.15% discount for UCSB employees. Contact Vicky Cezna, Phone: 800-430-0597. https://www.julietoliver.com/

Solo: Backpacks, briefcases, messenger bags, tablet cases and totes. 15% off your order with the discount code: SCHOOL17. https://solo-ny.com/

JooJoos: Our family owned business, https://joojoobs.com makes personalized handmade leather wallets. We've been the largest wallet vendor on the Etsy platform since 2013. We'd love to offer the employees of UCSB a special 15% discount.

Feathr: We create and sell home furnishings, designed in collaboration with artists from around the world.So I'd like to offer staff at University of California (Santa Barbara) an exclusive 25% discount code for all of our products. They can reclaim this discount by using the coupon code UCSB25 at the checkout. All products can be purchased from https://www.feathr.com and shipped worldwide (including free shipping to the USA for almost all of our products).

Dell Discounts - Student discounts extented to Staff - see flyer Additional 5% on branded Electronics and Accessories.

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.Comoffers 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 https://www.hr.ucsb.edu/benefits/tuition-assistance (For full time career staff only)

UCSB Professional and Continuing Education https://professional.ucsb.edu/discount

Housing/Automobile/Bicycle

Provident Funding Mortage Benefit Program - We are The Mortgage Price Leader and we challenge any other lender to beat our price! Through the Provident Funding Mortgage Benefit Program™, UC Santa Barbara employees will receive an exclusive 0.25% discount towards closing costs.  Save as much as $1,000 to $5,000 on top of our industry low rates.  Don’t forget to use your discount code: M20PE2996.  Call us now at 888-547-4050, or Visit us online at  https://www.provident.com/UCSB

UCSB to view live rates!

With the Provident Funding Mortgage Benefit Program™, you will benefit from:

  •  Exclusive 0.25% closing cost discount on any home purchase or refinance loan for primary homes, second homes or investment homes
  •  Closing times of 30-days or less on average
  • Online account to securely download/upload documents and track loan progress 24/7
  •  Industry unique Conditional Approval for purchases, the next best thing to cash offers

*Discount is 0.25% of the loan amount and discount amount varies based on the new loan amount and property state. The Provident Funding Mortgage Benefit Program is available to the employees of enrolled companies when applying for a new home loan and cannot be combined with other discounts. Employees must apply for financing with Provident Funding directly via provident.com or by calling 1-888-547-4050 in order to participate. The offer of this discount does not constitute guarantee to lend.

Sunrun - Residential solar and battery storage installation.  Discount applies within the 25 states where Sunrun operates, including California.  All Alumni, faculty, and staff  can receive a $750 Visa Cash card rebate when they go solar with Sunrun through UCSB. Call or email Ellie at 805-234-8147, ellie.olsztynski@sunrun.com, or submit your contact information through gosunrun.com/ucsb.

Rebate does not apply with other promotional pricing or discounts.

Electric Bicycle Discount - https://www.tps.ucsb.edu/commuter-options/bicycle-program/electric-bicyc...

Factory Interiors - Factory Interiors is an automotive parts & accessories store specializing in car floor mats, replacement auto carpet and detailing equipment. Members of the UCSB family are eligible for a 15% discount on all orders with the discount code UCSB15 during checkout at     https://www.factoryinteriors.com.

Electric Vehicle Promotion & Discounts - http://www.tps.ucsb.edu/commuter-options/ev-promotion-discounts

Ship A Car, Inc, - Nationwide auto transport services - Ship A Car, Inc. would like to offer $25.00 off all nationwide auto transport services.  Use promo coade UCSB-DISCOUNT at the time of initial booking to receive the discount.  https://www.shipacarinc.com/

TransUnion Smart Move: This is an online portal that provides electronic credit reports for housing applications. Keeps all private information hidden from the landlord, such as bank accounts and Social Security numbers. Contact: Caroline Summers, Phone: 866-775-0961 for a 20% discount, code UCSBsave20 or log on to https://www.mysmartmove.com/

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

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.