Discounts for Employees from UC Davis

UC Davis employees enjoy discounts at many campus and UC Davis Health locations.

  1. Education
  2. Entertainment
  3. Health and Fitness
  4. Subscriptions and More!
Aggie Pride Online Outlet

About: The official online store for UC Davis!  Visit the website for current sales on apparel, bags, drinkware, gifts, and more!


Staff Tuition for Education Program (STEP)About: The UC Davis Health Staff Tuition for Education Program (STEP) is an educational reimbursement program available to non-academic UC Davis Health career employees in support of career advancement training. The primary focus of STEP is to encourage eligible employees in their efforts to pursue accredited matriculated degree programs (e.g. associates, bachelors, masters, Ph.D., etc.) as well as certain accredited vocational and other specialized studies that prepare candidates for skilled positions that are significantly utilized at UC Davis Health. Eligible vocational programs typically require one to two years of study to complete.
Offer: Go to the Learning and Development page for guidelines, eligibility information, and forms.
UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education

Offer: All current UC Davis career staff and academics are eligible for:

  • 20% discount, up to $200 per course, for most UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education and Open Campus courses.


Contact: (800) 752-0881

UC Employee-Student Reduced Fee ProgramOffer: Two-thirds reduction of the UC registration and education fees (up to nine units or three regular session courses per quarter, whichever is greater). This reduced fee program does not apply to UC Extension courses and most UC Davis professional schools (e.g., School of Veterinary Medicine, Graduate School of Management, School of Nursing, etc.).
Conditions: Non-probationary UC career employees who meet the admissions requirements of the University of California are eligible for this program. To apply eligible employees must complete the Reduced Fee Authorization Form, have their employment status certified by UC Davis Health Training and Development and submit to the Registrar’s Office by the 10th day of instruction.
UC Davis Staff Scholarship If you are a UC Davis employee (75% FTE or higher), you are eligible to apply for a significant scholarship (between $4,500-$18,000 per academic year and renewable for one year!  – up to $36,000 total) that will help you achieve your dream of obtaining an MBA from our globally ranked program. For additional information, please visit the link to the left.
UC Davis Health MBA ScholarshipThe Graduate School of Management has partnered with UC Davis Health to identify and cultivate the next generation of healthcare leaders at UC Davis. We welcome applications from both clinical and administrative professionals to our Sacramento and Bay Area Part-Time MBA programs. Selected candidates will receive up to $36,000 total over three years. For additional information, please visit the link to the left.
UC Davis Staff Immediate Family Scholarship

NEW!  Employees and immediate family members (spouse, legal domestic partner, biological or adopted child, stepchild) of a 75% FTE or higher career employee are eligible for this scholarship.  

Full-Time MBA and MSBA applicants will be considered on a limited space available basis. Part-Time programs and MPAc are accepting applications through July. For additional information, please contact our admissions staff at

If you are interested, please reach out to our team so we can additionally provide a $125 application fee waiver.

Mondavi CenterOffer: UC Davis faculty and staff save 25% on all Mondavi Center Presenting Program subscriptions and 10% on all individual event purchases. 
Location: Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts, Davis Campus
Contact: (530) 754-2787
Conditions: Current and retired UC Davis faculty and staff are eligible. To qualify, a UC Davis email address must be provided when ordering; retirees must provide a copy of their Aggie ID card. Limit two per event or series.

Health and Fitness
Healthy UC Davis - UC Davis Farmers Market

Our Farmers Market is held during the fall and spring quarters in partnership with the Davis Farmers Market. Thank you for joining us in Fall! 

See website for information on Market Vouchers!

We will continue in our new location for Fall 2023 and Spring 2024 seasons!  Visit us just outside the Student Community Center, each Wednesday from October 4 through Nov 15, from 10am - 1:30pm.

Market dates are:  Spring 2024 - TBD

UC Davis Campus RecreationOffer: Faculty and Staff are eligible for a reduced-cost affiliate membership, with payroll deduction payment option for recurring memberships.
See the Campus Rec Membership Pricing webpage for all details
Contact: (530) 754-5306 I
UC Davis Health Dept. of Ophthalmology
& Vision Science / Eye Center
About: Laser Vision Correction Service
Offer: 25% for VSP/Employee & Faculty
Location: 77 Cadillac Drive, Suite 101
Contact: (916) 734-6650
UC Davis Health Fitness CenterOffer: Competitively priced Med Center Memberships are sold on a quarterly and annual basis.
Location: 2501 Stockton Blvd., Sacramento
Contact: (916) 703-5140
UC Davis Health Plastic and Reconstructive SurgeryOffer: Please call the clinic for more information. Prices vary.
Location: 3301 C Street, Suite 1100, Sacramento
Contact: (916) 734-7844
Conditions: Employees, students, retirees need to show identification badge.
UC Davis Veterinary Medical Teaching HospitalOffer: UC Davis and UC Davis Health System staff, faculty and retirees all receive a 10% discount for pet care and supplies in the community practice or anywhere else in the teaching hospital.
Location: See website
Contact: (530) 752-1393 (ask for contact in Finance Department)


UC Davis Library

Offer: Free access to the New York Times and The Economist. If you have an authenticated UC Davis login, you have complimentary access.

To sign up for a free online New York Times subscription, visit this LINK.
To sign up for a free online The Economist subscription, visit this LINK.

To sign up for a free online Sacramento Business Journal Office Pass subscription, visit this link 

Resources for UC Davis Employees - This guide is designed to help introduce and share information about library resources available to all UC Davis employees. Whether your interests include access to the latest news, watching a documentary film, lifelong learning, or seeking out professional development opportunities, UC Davis Library supports your endeavors as a resource for the entire community. If you need help finding something or have a question, please feel free to Ask a Librarian!

More Perks, in a nutshell!If you are looking to scroll through some of the perks of working at UC Davis, please click here   There might be a hidden gem in there, or perhaps something you forgot you had access to!