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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
http://uits.arizona.edu/departments/the247
UA students, faculty, and staff can receive free IT support for their personal computers.

Microsoft Campus Agreement (MCA): Home Use
http://uabookstore.arizona.edu/technology/campuslicensing/homeuse.asp
Through the Home Use Program, faculty and staff may purchase Microsoft Office Suite products for their personal use for only $9.95.

Microsoft IT Academy
http://softwarelicense.arizona.edu/microsofts-it-academy
University Information Technology Services offers Microsoft IT Academy, an e-learning system for Microsoft products. Microsoft IT Academy provides free online training courses for students, faculty, and staff in a variety of Microsoft programs: Microsoft Office, Windows 7, Exchange Server, SharePoint, and more.

Software Licensing
http://uabookstore.arizona.edu/campuslicensing/staff/default.asp
In addition to the Microsoft Home Use program, UA employees can receive discounted prices on a variety of other software.

UACBT (Computer-Based Training)
http://uits.arizona.edu/services/uacbt
The UACBT service offers free online training, with 24/7 access to more than 1,026 courses and 98,729 video tutorials covering a broad range of topics and applications.

Cultural Activities

Biosphere 2 Guided Tours
http://b2science.org/visitor/admission
Tour tickets are half price ($11) with a CatCard.

Boyce Thompson Arboretum State Park
http://cals.arizona.edu/bta/index.html
During Boyce Thompson Arboretum's annual fall plant sale in October, admission is waived for UA employees and students with a CatCard. Enjoy two miles of trails through beautiful desert gardens (leashed dogs permitted), then check out the plant sale for arid-adapted plants, herbs, trees, and succulents.

College of Fine Arts Performances
https://oss.ticketmaster.com/aps/uacfa/EN/buy/browse
Receive a discount on tickets to 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
http://www.arizona.edu/arts-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 50%

UApresents
http://uapresents.org/discounts
For most performances, UA Presents offers special savings to students and University employees. Discounts vary by performance and do not apply to Broadway in Tucson events or to premium price seating. You must show your CatCard at the Centennial Hall box office to receive the discount. 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

Education

Qualified Tuition Reduction/Domestic Partner Tuition Program
http://hr.arizona.edu/employees-affiliates/benefits/educational-benefits
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.

Shopping

Faculty/Staff Meal Plan
union.arizona.edu/mealplans/plans.php#staff
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.)

Native Goods, the Arizona State Museum store
http://www.statemuseum.arizona.edu/visit/museum-store-91
UA faculty and staff get a 10% discount on purchases by showing their CatCard.

UA BookStores
uabookstore.arizona.edu/
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
http://rec.arizona.edu/memberships
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
http://www.arizonawildcats.com/sports/2014/7/18/209585523.aspx
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.

Transportation

U-Pass Discounted Travel Passes
parking.arizona.edu/transportation/sungo/

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

Cat Tran Shuttles
https://parking.arizona.edu/campus-services/cattran/

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
https://parking.arizona.edu/bicycle/
Once you register, you may check out a bicycle (and lock) from any UA garage to use free for 24 hours.

Motorist Assistance Program
https://parking.arizona.edu/campus-services/motorist-assistance/

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 621-AUTO.