Current Employee Perks
Please note some perks may be affected by the current COVID-19 pandemic.
So many options for personal hardware, you won’t know which to choose:
- Check out Apple education pricing available for post-secondary students, faculty and staff.
- Microsoft offers has special higher education pricing.
- As a members of the Dell Member Purchase Program, discounts are available on Dell computers, products and parts. To access your Dell discount: Visit dell.ca/MPP and use your employee email address to request your coupon. The coupon can be applied at checkout or by contacting the Dell sales team at Canada_MPP@Dell.com.
(Note: These discounts cannot be used for items purchased for university use.)
Need software for a personal device? You can get deep discounts on software through the university on everything from anti-virus protection and Microsoft Office 2016, and everything in between.
Students, faculty and staff have access to personal mobility deals on phones and plans through Rogers. Deals are updated throughout the year.
Active Living memberships
Save hundreds of dollars with employee discounts on single and family Active Living memberships. Facilities include the Fitness Centre, climbing wall, Racket Centre, Olympic Oval, Aquatic Centre, gymnasiums and more.
No matter what your reading preferences, the university library has what you need between the covers. Employees already have an active library account — log in to the library now to place a hold on your next great read.
All current UCalgary faculty and staff pay only $75 for a Dinos Season Pass. The Season Pass is valid for all Dinos pre-season and regular season home games. Playoff game tickets are 25 per cent off for employees.
Enjoy performing arts on campus
UCalgary employees and one guest get 50 per cent off regular admission for all dance, drama and music performances presented by the School of Creative and Performing Arts.
Founded in 1979, the Nickle galleries feature three impressive galleries that highlight the best of contemporary art in Western Canada. The best part? Entry is free! Visit nickle.ucalgary.ca.
Lifelong learning for less
Eligible staff and faculty and their designated dependents qualify for the Tuition Support Program for approved undergraduate and graduate courses, as well as non-credit courses offered through Continuing Education. Faculty and staff can also access free software, creative and business skills courses through the university’s subscription to LinkedIn Learning.
Lab NEXT features a makerspace, bookable collaboration rooms, open collaboration space, and high performance computers — and it’s available to use for the entire university community.
Home and Auto Insurance
Marsh offers preferred group rates for home and auto insurance for University of Calgary employees. When you call Marsh’s Private Client Services for a no-obligation quote on a new home or auto insurance policy you have the opportunity to win. Call Marsh at 1 866 222 7046 for a quote or visit www.marsh.ca/quote to submit your expiry dates online.
AUPE member discounts
Hotel rooms, insurance, memorial plans, home inspections and much more. AUPE member discounts are special prices offered to AUPE members by businesses and organizations. Each offer is unique, so check each listing for specific limitations or requirements.
Train travel and more with CAUBO
UCalgary employees are all members of CAUBO, and that means member discounts on Via Rail, Union Pearson Express, moving and relocation services, hotels and car rentals.
Kids & Company
UCalgary employees are eligible for exclusive child care benefits with Kids & Company including a guaranteed spot within 6 months of registration, high quality flexible options for child care, including nutritious and ethnically diverse meals and snacks, complimentary family events & workshops, premium locations and robust learning environment. You can register or inquire about additional information at Kids & Company.
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