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Employee Discounts

UMBC offers a number of discounts to its employees. Please read below for more information. Questions? Please contact the Benefits Staff.

Special Services and Benefits through the UMBC Alumni Association

As an employee of UMBC, you are eligible to take advantage of benefits, services and discounts offered by companies that have partnered with theĀ UMBC Alumni Association.

Cellular Service/Equipment Discounts

The University System of Maryland has arranged for discounts from several cellular phone companies. Employees of any USM school may receive discounts on service plans and equipment from Sprint/Nextel, AT&T, and Verizon Wireless. More details and instructions can be found on the following web page:


From You Flowers Discount


Faculty & Staff discounted meal plans are available for on-campus dining options. To sign up visit:

United Buying Service – Discount Car Buying

United Buying Service (UBS) is a discount car-buying service available to all UMBC employees, Regular or Temporary. UBS pre-negotiates auto prices for a variety of models with participating dealers and makes the negotiated prices available to campus employees. A UBS Official Price Book is available in the Human Resources Department. Discounts are also available on some furniture and electronics products. Employees may visit the UBS web site at for more information or contact the campus’ UBS rep, John Stonesifer, at

UMBC Training Center – Tuition Discount

UMBC Training Centers will honor a 50% discount on tuition for UMBC Training Centers for UMBC Regular full-time staff and faculty and their immediate families. Please read the policy for more information, and use the form to request the discount.

Policy on Tuition Discount

Discount Tuition Form

Registration Form