Employee Discounts

Home and Auto Insurance Discount Program

University of Arizona benefits-eligible employees may join the voluntary Employee Auto and Homeowner’s Group Discount Insurance Program, offered through Liberty Mutual Insurance Company and Travelers, two of the nation’s leading auto and home insurance carriers. These discounted group rates, not available to the general public, are available through the voluntary Employee Auto and Homeowner’s Group Discount Insurance Program.

Call toll free for more information:

(800) 531-8201
(888) 695-4640

Frequently Asked Questions about Home and Auto-Insurance Discount Programs

Perks at Work Employee Discount Program

Perks at Work is a personalized online shopping experience for University of Arizona employees. Sign up for Perks at Work and you can enjoy discounts and special offers with over 30,000 retailers and merchants at https://www.perksatwork.com.

In addition to discounted products and services, Perks at Work rewards you with WOWPoints every time you shop. WOWPoints can be used for future Perks at Work purchases, turned into virtual gift cards, or transferred to a PayPal account.

How do I sign up for Perks at Work?

Visit https://www.perksatwork.com and register. It's that easy!

Discounts and Services Available to UA Employees

As a UA faculty or staff member with a CatCard and NetID, you are eligible for a multitude of perks and discounts. Here are some advantages we identified that you may not know about.

Computers and Information Technology

24/7 IT Support Center
UA students, faculty, and staff can receive free IT support for their personal computers and electronic devices.

Technology Training Resources

Develop your skills in a wide variety of areas. You'll find a wide range of options available to employees at no cost, including Microsoft's Imagine Academy (Microsoft's official workshop platform for mastering their tools), Adobe tutorials and workshops, and EDGE Learning, which includes the full LinkedIn Learning catalog. 

UA BookStores
Faculty and staff receive educational pricing on technology purchases, and can choose to pay through payroll deduction.

Cultural Activities

Biosphere 2 Self-Guided Tours
Tour tickets are discounted for CatCard holders.

College of Fine Arts Performances
Receive a discount on tickets to select shows produced by the College of Fine Arts, including dance, music and theatrical performances. The discounts vary by school (dance, music, or theatre), but all three programs are among the top five public university programs nationally, so the performances are worth seeing. Tickets can be ordered through the box office, by phone, or online.

UA Museums
UA students and employees with a CatCard gain free admission to the Arizona State Museum and University of Arizona Museum of Art. Admission to Biosphere 2 is discounted.

Arizona Arts Live!
To receive upcoming special offers and news, sign up on the UA Presents website’s e-list. Be sure to use your UA email address to receive the latest discounts and special offers. 
For more information, call the box office at 520-621-3341


Qualified Tuition Reduction/Domestic Partner Tuition Program
Benefits-eligible employees, official retirees, and their spouses can take courses at any of the three state universities for $25. Dependent children pay 25% of resident tuition fees. Domestic partners (and their dependent children) of UA benefits-eligible employees or retirees receive parallel discounts at UA only.


Faculty/Staff Meal Plan
Get a 10% bonus on purchases at campus eateries. (Specifically, for every $10 you load on your CatCard meal plan, an extra $1 is added to your account.)

UA BookStores
UA faculty and staff get a 10% discount on purchases by showing their CatCard.

Many local merchants also offer periodic or regular discounts if you show a CatCard. Discounts advertised for students typically apply to anyone with a CatCard

Sports & Recreation

Campus Recreation
UA faculty, staff, alumni, and affiliates may purchase memberships to the Campus Recreation Center. Benefits-eligible employees may pay via payroll deduction.

UA Athletics Season Tickets
Full-time UA faculty and staff members are eligible for special pricing on season tickets for all sports, as well as discounts on special Faculty/Staff days.

Phoenix Gym Memberships

The Valley of the Sun YMCA Membership

  • 20% discount on month-to-month membership and no joining fee at all 13 Valley of the Sun YMCA branches.
  • For more information, contact your local YMCA and mention the discount.

Mountain Side Fitness Platinum at Chase Field

  • $36.85 per month for Individual
  • $68.30 per month for Couple
  • $99.95 per month for Family

For more information, contact:

David Lewis, General Manager


U-Pass Discounted Travel Passes

Parking and Transportation subsidizes 50% of the cost of SunLink streetcar or SunTran bus passes for faculty, staff, and students.

Cat Tran Shuttles
Cat Tran on-campus shuttles are free for UA students, faculty, staff, and visitors. Routes cover the Main Campus, Arizona Health Sciences Center, and the USA building downtown. The TransLoc app allows you to view the locations of the shuttles in real time (http://arizona.transloc.com/).

Cat Wheels Bike Sharing Program & Bicycle Repair Shop
Once you register, you may check out a bicycle (and lock) from any UA garage to use free for 24 hours. In addition, employees and students can receive free bicycle services for minor issues such as flat tires or brake adjustments.

Emergency Ride Home
Alternative transportation users may qualify for a free ride home in an emergency, such as needing to pick up a sick child at school.

Motorist Assistance Program

Within University property boundaries, Parking and Transportation Services can help you when you lock your keys in your car, get a flat, run out of gas, or have a low battery. Call 520-621-AUTO.