Travel and Affiliate Programs

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Golden 1 Credit Union

UCSF alumni are eligible for membership in the Golden 1 Credit Union. Golden 1 offers numerous financial services, and with 75 offices and 270 ATMs in California, and co-op networks in 49 states, District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and Canada, you're sure to find one that is close to you.

International and Domestic Tours

The Alumni Association of UCSF travel program provides participants opportunities to broaden their cultural horizons, foster ties with the university, and enhance camaraderie with fellow alumni while experiencing new destinations. The association has sponsored a group-travel program to international and domestic destinations since 1989. Each AHI Travel tour offers a team of specialists who are committed to providing an exclusive, one-of-a-kind travel opportunity. 

See the latest offerings for UCSF alumni travelers.

InterContinental San Francisco

Stay at the InterContinental San Francisco at a discounted alumni rate. The hotel’s 550 rooms have state-of-the-art amenities, whether you are staying for work or pleasure. The smoke-free hotel is convenient to all the city has to offer, including the Moscone Convention Center, Union Square, Chinatown, and the Powell Street cable-car turnaround. 

To reserve a room at the discounted UCSF rate, phone (866) 781-2364 and ask for the “UCSF rate.”

Club Quarters

Club Quarters is pleased to welcome University of California alumni at any of our 14 locations in the United States and in London. Club Quarters are full-service hotels in prime downtown locations with restricted entry for greater security and 24-hour Member Service Desk/Concierge. Features include four room sizes for long or short stays, a restaurant and bar, club room, fitness facility, and meeting space. Amenities include free high-speed Internet access, free use of a computer/printer and free chilled, purified bottled water. 

For reservations, visit Use password ​UCSF​ to login and see the benefits and discounts. 

Club Quarters also offers extended-stay apartments for minimum stays of 30 nights. To inquire, please contact the Club Quarters Corporate Apartment Specialist at (212) 515-3069.

Rental Cars and Choice Hotels

Go on vacation and save! UCSF alumni are eligible for discounts on car rentals from Alamo, Avis, Budget, Hertz, National, and Auto Europe, and hotel discounts with Clarion, Comfort Inn, Quality Inns, Rodeway, and others.

Visit the Alumni Benefits page for more information and discount codes.


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Varsity Tutors

Varsity Tutors is the largest online learning platform in the country with more than 3,000 subjects and 40,000 tutors. Offerings include private one-on-one tutoring, free large-format classes, small group classes, academic assessments, test preparation, professional certifications, and specialized solutions for learning differences. UCSF alumni, faculty members, students, and staff receive a 20% discount on all paid products and access to many free resources. Live education consultants are available to help you discover your needs and how their solutions can help. 

Visit Varsity Tutors online to access the UCSF discount and free resources.

Last Minute Gear

Last Minute Gear is the only outdoor gear shop where you can buy, rent, or borrow gear. With a mission to reduce waste and increase access to the outdoors, Last Minute Gear rents high-end gear with the borrow program serving as a free library of donated gear! UCSF alumni who are using Last Minute Gear for the first time are eligible to receive $10 off any rental orders placed online; just click the 'Apply discount' button on the checkout page where the code “ucsfalumni” should auto-populate.

Affinity partners such as AHI Travel and GEICO provide UCSF with financial support for alumni programs. You may opt out of receiving communications from all affinity partners by contacting us at (415) 476-4723 or [email protected].

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