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State Employee Discount Program

Visit the state employee discount website for more information about the new BenefitHub with additional discounts for state employees.

Employee Discounts from University of Colorado

Colorado Athletics

We value the support of our Faculty and Staff members tremendously, and are proud to offer you a 20% discount (approximately) on football, men's basketball, women's basketball, and volleyball season tickets. As a Faculty or Staff member you are eligible to purchase two (2) season tickets per sport at a discounted rate. Please click here for complete details on Faculty and Staff ticket information. You may purchase tickets over the phone by calling 303-492-8337 or by stopping by the CU Athletics ticket office located between gates 4 and 5 at the south end of Folsom Field. We will also be happy to take you into the stadium to help you select your seat location.

Childcare Services
  • Do you have childcare needs? Visit the Children's Center website, a program providing coordinated childcare information, resources, and referrals for campus families.
Commuter Choice
  • CU Boulder is recognized by the US Department of Transportation and the Environmental Protection Agency as a Commuter Choice Employer.
    • The RTD EcoPass program allows employees to ride the RTD bus system free of charge.
    • The Ride Home program guarantees a free taxi ride home to any employee that used alternative transportation to work that day, in the event of an emergency or unexpected work schedule change.
    • Parking and Transit Services offers a variety of transportation-related support for employees.
    • Airport Parking Off Site Deep discounts on parking near DIA to all University of Colorado employees. Shuttle service and baggage assistance.
Cultural Opportunities and Campus Events
Faculty and Staff Assistance Program
  • The Faculty and Staff Assistance Program (FSAP) is a confidential counseling/consulting service designed to provide assistance to faculty and staff for personal or work-related concerns that may interfere with job performance.
Faculty/Staff Tuition Benefit
  • The University of Colorado offers a tuition benefit to permanent employees of the University. This benefit allows eligible employees and their dependents to receive a waiver for up to a total of nine credit hours of tuition per year. Employee Services benefit information
Recreation Center
  • As a faculty or staff member employed at least half-time on the Boulder campus, you may join one of the largest student recreation centers in the country at a discounted price. Memberships are sold on a per semester basis. Half-priced memberships are offered halfway through the current semester. For more information, call 303-492-6560 or visit the Recreation Center web site.
Continuing Education Staff Discount
  • Opportunities for training and development abound at CU-Boulder. Staff discount information at Student Resources/Bursar and Accounting/Available Discounts. Whether you want to earn a degree, improve your supervision skills, or just learn something new and fun, opportunities are available for everyone.


Discounts from Other Companies or Agencies

University employees are eligible for discounts that are offered specifically to the University of Colorado and to the State of Colorado employees. For purposes of these discounts, all University of Colorado employees are also considered State of Colorado employees. The University does not endorse any of these providers. All arrangements are between the individual and the provider.


  • Allison Management and Thistle Communities
    • Offering 5% discount on the home price; down payment assistance of up to 10% of the purchase price of the home; closing costs paid by seller; discounted loan costs through our preferred lender; a 2.1 KW PV system at below cost. Andy Allison 303-946-8306 andy@allisonmgmt.com Must present proof of employment at UCB.
  • Anatomy Now
    • Offering 10% discount with code ANATOMYDISCOUNTEDU. Educational and medical charts. Large selection human anatomical and veterinary models. Howard Ransom 773-633-6553
  • At&T Wireless
    • AT&T offers discounts for personal cell phone service to university staff. Up to 17% off qualified rate plans, no upgrade fees, waived activation fees. You could be eligible for a $100 new activation credit when you bring your own tablet into the store for service. Contact Sherri ss4197@att.com
  • Blue Cosmo
    • Satellite communications. 10% discount with code COL_BC10. 877-258-3496
  • BOSE Discounts
    • BOSE sound technologies provides product discounts for employees in higher education.
  • Bedell & Co
    • 20% discount on all items. Fine antiques and jewelry. 303-939-9292
  • Carla Morrison Fine Jewelry
    • 10% discount on fine jewelry, 18k, diamond, sapphire, much more. No discount on repairs. 720-564-9285
  • Colorado's CollegeInvest
    • Provider of the PrePaid Tuition Fund and Scholars Choice College Savings Program.
  • Colorado National Golf Club Discount
    • The Colorado National Golf Club which is the exclusive golf club for the University of Colorado's men's and women's golf teams offers a special faculty, staff, and CU retiree rate of $45 for Monday-Friday anytime for 18-holes including cart and GPS. Saturday and Sunday after 10 a.m. special rate is $55 including 18-holes, cart and GPS. For T-times, please call 303.926.1723 extension 1 and ask to speak to Matt Schalk, Director of Golf or Jason Dumler, Head Professional.
  • Colorado Public Television 12
    • Get the Led Out "The American Led Zeppelin" Red Rocks, September 25, 2014
    • The Beatles 50th Anniversary Concert. Red Rocks Amphitheatre August 22, 2014
    • Glenn Miller The World Famous Orchestra. Red Rocks, October 25, 2014
    • Low price concert tickets and low service charge for special events brought to Colorado by CPT12 (PBS) as a benefit to the local public television station. Click here for tickets to all CPT 12 (PBS) events
  • Corporate Shopping Employee Discounts
    • Connects employees to over 250 national retailers offering employee discounts and private offers.
  • Costume Discounters
    • 15% off any website product. Enter promo code 'COLEDU' at checkout. 866-413-5757


  • Design Within Reach
    • 10% saving on all purchases at the DWR Boulder Studio with the exception of Herman Miller, Knoll, Cassina, Fritz Hansen, Kartell and DWR gift cards.
  • Divine Spine
    • $50 for 60 minutes massage (Sports, Therapeutic, Swedish, etc.) If desired, CU Boulder employees can add a full chiropractic exam and first-time adjustment for $20. 303-443-1558
  • Duracell Direct
    • 10% off order of batteries and chargers for laptops, cell phones, digital cameras, camcorders and many other electronics. Must provide promo code DURACELLEDU. 800-692-9244
  • Eldora Mountain Resort
    • Eldora Corporate 4 pack $159.00 for 4 days skiing.*(Price may change without notice). A 50% lift ticket savigs. No blackout dates. UCB Employees may purchase for themselves and for family members. Eldora Mountain Resort will issue four corporate 4 packs per individual in a season. For example, one could purchase two 4 packs for themselves and two for their child but they could not purchase four 4 packs for themselves. Nontransferable and nonrefundable. Limited time offer. Must present valid CU Employee ID.
    • USER NAME: CUCORP / PASSWORD: KEEPITLOCAL15 www.eldora.com/corporate. 303-440-8700 ext. 256 groupsales@eldora.com
  • EZWatch.com
    • Video Security Systems. CU employees 10% off with code BUFFALO10 at checkout.
  • Fans & Lighting-Del Mar
    • 10% discount on on all ceiling fans and lighting products. Use code UCB10. Offer valid through 12/31/14 800-724-5501 ext 418
  • Farmers Insurance Discounts
    • University of Colorado at Boulder employees qualify for the Farmers Preferred Program discount. They can receive an additional 8% discount on auto insurance and 5% discount on homeowners insurance. Please contact your local Farmers agent by phone at 1-800-FARMERS
  • From You Flowers
    • 20% discount flowers and plants from FDT and 1800Flowers.com trademark items. Also savings on gift baskets and baked goods from brands like Godiva, Ghirardelli and Mrs. Fields. Code: 1148 Use site or call 800-838-8853
  • GEM Affair
    • At GEMaffair.com we believe an education is the key to our universe, so we offer a 10% discount on all orders for students and staff of the University of Colorado Boulder. Please use the link above and the coupon code of UOCB10PO during checkout to receive your discount.
  • Gemologica.com
    • University of Colorado at Boulder employees and their families can save 10% on all jewelry purchases made at Gemologica.com. - an online jewelry store. Enter Coupon Code: UCBOULDER10 at checkout.
  • Go-Part.com
    • Go-Part.com carries the most common fix-it-yourself car parts, such as headlights & tail lights, side mirrors, window regulators, and more. CU Buff One Card holders can now get 20% off all auto parts sold by Go-Part. Use coupon CUPERKS at checkout, or call 877-321-PART to save some serious money today.
  • Greengarage.com
    • Green Garage offers all CU employees 10% discount on any auto service. 303-991-5650
  • Housing Specialist City of Boulder Human and Housing Svcs
    • Affordable Home ownership program, Boulder Co 303-441-3157
  • Jills Cleaning Service
    • 20% off all University of Colorado Employees with current Buff One Card or proof of employment. Housekeeping maintenance. Move ins and move outs specialty. 720-545-3006
  • Lawn Doctor
    • 10% discount on custom lawn care service of your choice for all CU Boulder employees. 1-800-LAWN-Doctor
  • Momentum
    • Offering 10% discount. Fair trade and handmade housewares, jewelry and more. 303-440-7744
  • Mountain Shadows Montessori School
    • $100 Application fee waiver for UCB associates. Contact Jan Ferwerda 303-530-5353 x 305 jan@mountainshadow.org
  • Movers.Com
    • Movers.com offers comparison shopping on various moving and a $50 check to available utilities at new location. Valid employee ID and invoice needed.
  • Mt Zion Early Childhood Center
    • 5% discount off tuition for CU employees or students. Must enroll full time. 303-443-8477
  • National Air Warehouse
    • Heating, cooling, home comfort products. 5% discount and free shipping store-wide. Excludes PayPal payments. Discount code "5EDU" at checkout. 888-292-0874


  • Open Sesame
    • Online training courses. 10% off with code COL_OS10. 503-808-1268
  • Orangetheory Fitness - Boulder
    • Fitness/Health and Wellness. CU Employees 12-15% off corporate membership. Elite 89.00/month and premier 139.00/month. 303-530-9663 CMichaelsen@orangetheoryfitness.com
    • Get ready for the most intense and effective workout you've encountered yet! We offer science-based, heart rate monitored, interval group workouts, led by a certified coach - to help you achieve your fitness goals. 29th Street Mall (1850 29th Street, #1008)
  • Ore Station Lodge
    • CU employees 10% discount for Telluride lodging at Penthouse by the Gondola Vacation Rental. Valid any non-festival and non-holiday dates. 970-823-2494
  • R1 Concepts
    • Offering 10% discount on brake parts. Enter UCB10 at checkout. Free shipping over $150.00 1-888-712-6623.
  • Reading Glasses Shopper.com
    • University of Colorado at Boulder employees are offered a 15% discount off purchases. At checkout type the code college in the coupon/promotional code box. You may also order by phone at 1.800.210.3975 and mention the discount code to the customer service representative.
  • The Ringmaker
    • Show your CU ID and receive 20% off all Fine Jewelry and Repairs. The Ringmaker is located at 2691 30th St. Boulder, 303-440-5507.
  • Sat Worx
    • Satellite phones, internet, networks, fleet broadband. 10% discount with online orders with code COL_SW10.
  • Savory Spice Shop
    • Show your CU ID and receive 10% off fresh ground spices, seasoning, herbs and more. Savory Spice Shop is located at 2041 Broadway Boulder, 303-444-0668.
  • Solana 3100 Pearl
    • Luxury apartment rentals. Waived application fee and security deposit upon approved credit for UCB employees. 303-444-1900
  • Spare Foot Storage
    • $25 off when booking storage unit. Available with valid CU employee ID.
  • Spavia Day Spa
    • Present current CU employee ID, receive a $49 signature massage or signature facial. (Regular $69) May not be combined with spa finder or other promotion or offer. Kerri Fielder 720-408-2600
  • Sprint Phone Discount
    • 18% discount on select monthly service plans. Visit Sprint store for more info. Must mention discount code: GAUNV_UNC_222. Requires two year contract.
  • Six Permissions Apothecary
    • Show your CU ID and receive 10% off all goods and services including Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine, Classical Homeopathy, massage, cranial sacral therapy, reflexology and organic facials. Good include quality supplements, nutraceuticals, herbal formulas, hair & skin care. Discount not combined with other offers.
  • T-Mobile USA
    • T-Mobile USA 15% Discount every month, on EVERY line (Includes New and Existing Customers); Discounts on the Latest Devices when you activate a new line of service, 25% off accessories through Advantage Direct, No Contracts! & Free Express Shipping. For promo/service questions and to “Activate a New line”- Order By Phone: Advantage Direct 1-866-464-8662. Reference the “University of Colorado Boulder” as your employer and Promo Code: 26906TMOFAV, Or to Shop Online, Click here.
    • This program is not available in stores.
    • Existing Customers, you may qualify for the 15% monthly discount, to download the form visit, https://business.t-mobile.com/advantage Please indicate the “State of Colorado” as the parent company with Corp Node # 10375781… For Questions on the Advantage Program, contact: Courtney Banta
  • The Yoga Pod
    • $79.00 per person per month with recurring auto pay for unlimited yoga. 3 month commitment; 30 day notice to cancel. 720-468-2090
  • Top Hat Supply
    • 20% Off household and commercial janitorial cleaning products. No discount on net priced items. 303-443-3547
  • Vitamins 2 You
    • CU Boulder 15% online discount; a leading online retailer of premium quality vitamins and health supplements. Products from Life Extension, Enzymedica, Trace Minerals Research, Gaia and more.
    • Enter code UC15 at checkout, save 15% off entire order plus free shipping on orders over $75. support@vitamins2you.com (844)559-8600