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As a UW Alumni Association member, you get more than the satisfaction of staying connected and making a difference. You also get access to dozens of great member benefits!

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  • 5th Avenue Theatre
    UWAA members save at the 5th Avenue Theatre! Save 20% on Tuesday-Friday performances and 10% on Saturday and Sunday performances. Valid for locally produced shows only. Not valid on Pearl level seating or for preview performances. Founded in 1926, the 5th brings approximately 190 live musical performances to the stage each year, including world-class locally produced productions, exciting new works, premieres of bound-for-Broadway shows, and present touring Broadway musicals.
    How do I get this?
    This benefit is available online, by phone, and in person. For more information, see our 5th Avenue benefit page.
  • Airlift Northwest
    UWAA members living in Washington and Southeast Alaska receive a $10 discount off annual memberships for UW Medicine's AirCare program.
    How do I get this?
    This benefit is available by phone. For more information, please visit our Airlift Northwest benefit page.
  • àMaurice Cellars
    Husky owned! Members receive a special 10% discount on all àMaurice wine purchases made directly from the winery via Internet, phone, mail, e-mail, fax or in-person. Members also receive free shipping on purchases of six or more bottles.
    How do I get this?
    Mention the UWAA Dawg Deal discount and provide your membership number when placing orders by phone or in person.

    Internet orders can be placed on the àMaurice site and should include reference to the UWAA Dawg Deal discount and your membership number under "Additional Instructions." The discount will not be shown during checkout, but will be applied before billing.

    To place an order my mail, e-mail or fax, please use this form. Include your membership number under "Additional Notes."
  • Argosy Cruises
    UWAA members save 25% on all cruises. Argosy operates from the downtown Seattle waterfront, South Lake Union and Kirkland City Dock.
    How do I get this?
    This benefit is available online. For more information, please visit our Argosy Cruises benefit page.
  • Arts UW Events
    Members enjoy discounts on UW World Series subscriptions, UW School of Drama productions, UW School of Music Notecard subscriptions, Burke Museum and Henry Art Gallery admission, and more.
    How do I get this?
    Information about all the Arts UW discounts for members can be found on the list of UW discounts in our Dawg Deals section.
  • Avis Car Rental
    Members receive special “members-only” rates for both business and leisure rentals.
    How do I get this?
    Member discounts are available both online and by phone. Please visit our Avis Car Rental benefit page for more information.
  • Budget Rent-A-Car
    Members receive special “members-only” rates for both business and leisure rentals.
    How do I get this?
    Member discounts are available both online and by phone. Please visit our Budget Rent-A-Car benefit page for more information.
  • Burke Museum
    Members receive $2 off museum admission, $5 off memberships at the individual level or above, and $10 discount for Cascade level members.
    How do I get this?
    This benefit is available in person. Just show your card at the point of purchase!
  • Career Workshops and Seminars
    The UWAA partners with several career services providers, including the UW Career Center, to offer a variety of career-related workshops and seminars each year. Members receive discounts to each paid event.
    How do I get this?
    For current opportunities, see the "Careers" section of our site.
  • Centerpoint Institute for Life and Career Renewal
    UWAA members get 10% off on career counseling and Centerpoint’s extensive menu of workshop offerings. Consultation can be in person at Centerpoint on the Talaris World Campus near UW Seattle—or by phone or Skype. Founded in 1992, Centerpoint is an educational, not-for-profit organization dedicated to inspire people to discover creativity, passion, and renewed commitment in life and at work. Centerpoint works with individuals at all career stages (e.g., recent grad, mid-career-changer, encore career, retirement).
    How do I get this?
    For information about all Centerpoint services, visit www.centerpointseattle.org or call 206.686.LIFE (5433)
  • Columns magazine
    The UWAA’s award-winning alumni magazine goes to all UWAA members and most of our alumni. Your dues support this quarterly publication and guarantee that you’ll receive your preference of either the print or electronic edition.
    How do I get this?
    You may already get Columns in either its printed or electronic form, but to ensure you receive the magazine in the format that’s right for you, see our subscription page.
  • The DawgDen
    Members receive 10% off all regularly-priced merchandise.
    How do I get this?
    Show your membership card to access this discount in store, or see our The DawgDen benefit page to access this discount online.
  • Dimitriou's Jazz Alley
    Celebrating its 33rd year, Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley is the third-longest-running jazz restaurant and nightclub in the country. Every week the club hosts world-renowned artists. UWAA members can get 2 tickets for the price of 1 for Friday night sets at 9:30 p.m. (or a single ticket for half-price). Advance reservations are required.
    How do I get this?
    Member discounts are available by phone. Please visit our Dimitriou's Jazz Alley benefit page for more information.
  • DirecTV

    - Current annual members who become new DirecTV subscribers get a FREE one-year renewal on your UWAA membership OR a $50 gift card from University Book Store.

    - Lifetime members who sign up get a $50 gift card from the University Book Store.

    How do I get this?
    For more information, see our DirecTV benefit page.
  • EMP Museum
    UWAA members save on both memberships and single-day admission tickets.
    How do I get this?
    This benefit is available online. For more information, please visit our EMP benefit page.
  • ExOfficio
    Need travel or outdoor apparel? UWAA members save 20% on any regularly priced ExOfficio apparel purchase. The discount is available online or in-store at any of the four ExOfficio locations.
    How do I get this?
    To get this deal in-store, simply present your current UWAA membership card at any of the four ExOfficio stores. To get this deal online, see our ExOfficio benefit page.
  • Experience Alumni
    Provides members with free, online access to a nationwide job bank, interactive career and skills assessment tools and in-depth company and industry information.
    How do I get this?
    For more information, visit our "Job Postings & Career Resources" page.
  • Find-a-Friend Service
    The alumni association helps members find "lost" UW friends through letter forwarding.
    How do I get this?
    Simply enclose a letter in an envelope marked with the name and grad year of a UW friend, and mail the letter to the UWAA membership department to be forwarded. See our mailing address.
  • Foster School Executive Seminars
    Members receive a 10% discount on Executive Seminars—brief and practical professional development programs led by top faculty from the Foster School of Business.
    How do I get this?
    This benefit is available by phone. Please visit our Foster School Executive Seminars benefit page for more information.
  • Framing Success
    UW alumni and UWAA members receive 10% off custom-sized diploma frames.
    How do I get this?
    Use coupon code UWA06 when ordering by phone or online.
  • From You Flowers
    UWAA members save 25% on all regularly priced floral and gift items with From You Flowers. Choose from over 2,000 exquisite gift items like the From You Flowers bouquet of roses, voted as a CBS Morning show Best Value, or select any florist designed arrangement, all available nationwide for same day delivery. Your 25% member discount is also valid on the entire new line of award winning cookies, cakes and brownies (Good Housekeeping Magazine's 10 Best Mail-order Goodies for Giving or Serving).
    How do I get this?
    This benefit is available by phone and online. For more information, see our From You Flowers benefit page.
  • UW Graduate School Public Lectures
    UWAA members get 24-hour advance registration to many of the UW Graduate School's popular lectures featuring thought leaders from around the world.
    How do I get this?
    Members receive an e-mail notification when registration is available. To update your e-mail address on file, visit our updates page.
  • Group Term Life Insurance
    Receive group rates on life insurance through our partner, American Insurance Administrators.
    How do I get this?
    For more information, visit the Group Term site or call 1-800-922-1245.

    The UW Alumni Association receives compensation from vendors offering insurance membership benefits. Proceeds from these relationships are reinvested in the alumni association and selected student programming.

  • Henry Art Gallery
    Members receive $2 off museum admission and 15% off General Annual Memberships.
    How do I get this?
    To receive this deal, simply present your UWAA membership card at the Henry Admissions Desk. You may also call (206)-221-3244 and provide your UWAA membership number if you would like to purchase a Henry Art Gallery General Annual Membership.
  • Hertz Car Rental
    Members receive up to 10% off daily, weekly and weekend rates.
    How do I get this?
    This benefit is available by phone and online. For more information, please visit our Hertz benefit page.
  • Husky Authentic
    Members save 10% on regularly-priced merchandise. Husky Authentic is the official store of University of Washington Athletics. Their retail outlet is located in Alaska Airlines Arena at Hec Edmundson Pavilion. Discount does not apply on Husky home football game days.
    How do I get this?
    Show your membership card when purchasing items from the store.
  • Husky Career Network
    This powerful online resource network more than 5,000 UW alumni and friends who have volunteered to assist you with career exploration. This special service is available 24/7 and is exclusive to UWAA members and current UW students.
    How do I get this?
    To get started, see our Husky Career Network page. You will be asked to provide a valid member ID number. This can be found on the front of your membership card.
  • Husky Football Tickets
    UWAA members are eligible to purchase tickets to all Husky football away games.
    How do I get this?
    For more information, please visit our Husky football page.
  • Husky Men's Basketball Discounted Tickets
    Each season, we offer UWAA members and their guests discounted tickets to select Husky men's nonconference basketball games at the Alaska Airlines Arena. Check back next year for discounts to the non-conference games. GO DAWGS!
    How do I get this?
    For more information, see our Husky basketball page.
  • Invitations to local events
    As a member, you receive special invites to UW events such as lectures, Winemaker Dinners and more. There are also Husky happenings across the country through one of our 50-plus chapters. No matter where you live, we’ll keep you in the loop.
    How do I get this?
    Simply by being a member, you will receive more notices about fun and interesting events for you and the family, including pre-game parties and lectures that cater to the UW’s large non-student alumni population.

    Many invitations are sent via e-mail. To make the most of your membership experience, please provide your e-mail address using our E-mail Center form.
  • Kaplan Test Prep
    For over 70 years, Kaplan Test Prep has helped thousands to prepare for graduate school entrance exams. UWAA members receive a 10% discount on any comprehensive preparation class including online and live classes offered on UW campus and hundreds of locations worldwide.
    How do I get this?
    This deal is available online. For more information, see our Kaplan Test Prep benefit page.
  • Lazy River Winery
    Husky owned! Members receive a special 15% discount on all Lazy River Vineyard's wine purchases made directly from the winery via Internet, phone, mail or in-person. In addition, Lazy River makes monthly donations to the UW based on sales to UWAA members.*
    Lazy River Vineyard in rural Yamhill, Ore., is a family operation with a UW twist. The vineyard is the retirement project of Ned, '66, and Kirsten Wedin Lumpkin, '63, whose three children—all UW graduates—are active in the family partnership as well.
    How do I get this?
    Use this form to place your order.

    *This discount applies to case purchases of 12 bottles or more. Lazy River will track all wine sales made directly to UWAA members and make a monthly donation to the University of Washington in the amount of 15% of these sales.

  • Liberty Mutual Auto and Home Insurance
    Receive a group discount on your auto and home insurance with Liberty Mutual's Group Savings Plus program. Free quotes available online or by phone.
    How do I get this?
    For more information, visit the Liberty Mutual site or call 1-800-506-7431.

    The UW Alumni Association receives compensation from vendors offering insurance membership benefits. Proceeds from these relationships are reinvested in the alumni association and selected student programming.
  • Long-Term Care Insurance
    A variety of long-term care insurance options are available to alumni and their family members through AlumniLTC.
    How do I get this?
    For more information, visit our UW Alumni Insurance Program web site or call 1-800-922-1245.

  • Made in Washington
    UWAA members save 15% on Made in Washington purchases both online and in all Made in Washington stores. Members also save 15% shopping online at two Made in Washington partners: SeaBear and Gerard & Dominique Seafoods.
    How do I get this?
    To get this deal in-store, simply present your UWAA membership card at any Made in Washington store.
    To get this deal online, see our Made in Washington benefit page.
  • Museum of Flight
    UWAA members receive 10% off Navigator annual membership level and 20% off Aviator, Captain, Barnstormer and Barnstormer Gold levels.
    How do I get this?
    This benefit is available in person. Just show your card at the point of purchase!
  • Nordstrom Tennis Center
    Paid-in-full lifetime members are eligible to use the center, one of the Northwest’s premier indoor tennis facilities and home to the Husky men’s and women’s tennis teams.
    How do I get this?
    For court reservation information, visit the Nordstrom Tennis Center web page and click on the "Reservations & Use Policy "link.
    Organization homepage   |   206-543-8185
  • Northlake Tavern & Pizza House
    Enjoy discounts at award winning Northlake Tavern and Pizza House in Seattle! Located in just a few blocks west of Seattle campus! Northlake Tavern has satisfied the pizza cravings of University of Washington students, grads, and pizza fans for over five decades.
    How do I get this?
    ***You must be 21 and over to dine in. Pizza pick up is available.

    $3 off on a Large (14") pie
    $2 off on a Medium (12") pie
    $1 off on a Small (10") pie
    Only one pizza discount per visit

    How to get this discount?
    Just show your UWAA card!
  • Office Depot
    UWAA members save on select office supplies, copy and print services and more. Save up to 60% (off mfg. list price) on 175 most commonly purchased items for home or office. Also, save at least 5% on most other items when you shop at any of the 1,000+ Office Depot locations across the country. There are two ways to shop: online or in the store; both options are linked to the special UWAA pricing. UWAA Members must set up an account and register their credit card first before getting the discount with Office Depot.
    How do I get this?
    To get the details for setting up your online or in-store account, see our Office Depot benefit page.
  • Official UW Credit Card
    All alumni and friends are eligible to apply for a special UW credit card that supports UW student and alumni programs. Great card. Great cause.
    How do I get this?
    For more information, see our UW credit card page.
  • Online Journal Access
    UWAA members have online access to the EBSCO database of academic journals and magazines. Whether you are pursuing research or just satisfying your curiosity, you'll find this wealth of information invaluable.
    How do I get this?
    To access this benefit, please visit the online journal access page. You will be asked to provide your current member number.
  • Pacific Science Center
    UWAA members enjoy a 20% discount on all levels of Pacific Science Center membership which includes admission to over 290 science centers worldwide.
    How do I get this?
    Show your membership card at point of purchase or call 206-443-2924 and provide your member number. Discount is not available for online purchases.
  • Paramount Hotel - Seattle
    Receive 15% off of The Paramount Hotel's best available rate. The Paramount offers 146 elegant guest rooms and suites. Located in the heart of downtown, this is a great place to stay when visiting Seattle! Offer not valid with other discounts or promotions.
    How do I get this?
    This deal is available by phone and online. For more information, see our Paramount Hotel benefit page.
  • ParentMap Lecture Series
    UWAA members save $3 on admission to the 2013 ParentMap Lecture Series events, which feature thought leaders from the UW and across the nation sharing insights, advice and inspiration on current parenting topics. Learn about raising resilient kids and finding more balance and less stress in family life.
    How do I get this?
    This benefit is available online. For more information see our ParentMap benefit page.
  • Pirq
    UWAA members may download Pirq, a free smartphone app available on iPhone and Android phones, to get exclusive member deals at local restaurants and cafes. Not only do UWAA members get offers not available to the general public, but Pirq will donate 10% of proceeds from UWAA member transactions to supporting the UWAA mission.
    How do I get this?
    To learn more or download this app, visit UWalum.com/pirq/.
  • Puget Sound Business Journal
    Members save more than 20% off the regular annual subscription price: that’s $73.95 for 52 issues. This deal is available by phone, email or fax. As a subscriber you'll receive: a weekly paper with the Puget Sound business news; free copy of the Book of Lists, when published - a $65 value; the Digital Edition and archives - a complete replication of the paper available online 24/7; exclusive access to special online content available only to subscribers.
    How do I get this?
    To get this deal online or by phone, email or fax, see our Puget Sound Business Journal benefit page.
  • Seattle Art Museum
    UWAA members receive 20% off new memberships at the Individual through Patron levels.
    How do I get this?
    Just show your card at the point of purchase!
  • Seattle Arts & Lectures
    Receive 15% off season passes and single tickets for all Seattle Arts & Lectures events.
    How do I get this?
    This benefit is available online for single tickets and by phone for series subscriptions. For more information, see our Seattle Arts & Lectures benefit page.
  • Seattle Repertory Theatre
    Members save 15% on tickets for all Seattle Repertory Theatre performances. One of the largest and most renowned regional theatres in the country, Seattle Repertory Theatre produces a mix of classics, recent Broadway hits and cutting-edge new works in two theatre spaces.
    How do I get this?
    For more information, see our Seattle Repertory Theatre benefit page.
  • Seattle Sounders
    Each season the Seattle Sounders offer UWAA members and their guests discounted tickets for select games. Discounted tickets will be available again for the 2013 season.
    How do I get this?
    This deal is available online or by phone. For more information, please see our Seattle Sounders benefits page.
  • Seattle Sounders Women
    Each season the Seattle Sounders Women offer UWAA members and their guests discounted tickets. Discounted tickets will be available again for the 2013 season.
    How do I get this?
    Please visit our Seattle Sounders Women benefit page for more information.
  • Seattle Symphony
    Get 15% off single performance purchases to the Seattle Symphony. Discounted tickets are available through phone and in-person only. Tickets are subject to availability and some restrictions apply.
    How do I get this?
    Call Group Sales at 206-215-4784 or 206-215-4818. You will be asked to provide your membership number.
    OR
    Visit the ticket office, located on the street level at the corner of Third Avenue and Union Street, and show your membership card.
  • Short-Term Medical Insurance
    Ideally suited for new graduates or alumni between jobs, American Insurance Administrators offers comprehensive health insurance for coverage periods up to six months.
    How do I get this?
    For more information, visit the Short-Term site or call 1-800-922-1245.

    The UW Alumni Association receives compensation from vendors offering insurance membership benefits. Proceeds from these relationships are reinvested in the alumni association and selected student programming.

  • Starwood Hotels & Resorts
    Members receive 10% off best available rates at all participating Starwood properties in North and Latin America. Starwood operates Sheraton, Westin, W Hotels, Le Méridien, St. Regis, Four Points, Luxury Collection, Element, and Aloft.
    How do I get this?
    For more information, please see our Starwood Hotels & Resorts benefit page.
  • T-Mobile
    The T-Mobile team has decided that the member benefit no longer aligns with their overall strategy. This change does not affect UWAA member’s existing wireless service with T-Mobile. Members will continue to enjoy all the perks of being a T-Mobile customer–rate plans with great value, easy upgrades to T-Mobiles latest devices. Any member who received the discount prior to February 3rd, 2014 will continue to receive it and can add lines to their account with the discount included.
    How do I get this?
    For more information, see our T-Mobile benefit page.
  • Tacoma Art Museum
    Members receive $2 off the regular adult admission or 20% off of annual membership levels ($50 through $500). A paid admission will be credited towards the purchase of an annual membership.
    How do I get this?
    Present your UWAA membership card at time of purchase to access this discount.
  • Three Rivers Winery
    Members receive a 15% discount on all Three Rivers wine purchases made directly from the winery via Internet, phone, mail or in-person.
    How do I get this?
    Internet orders can be placed on the Three Rivers site and should include the coupon code "DawgDeal" as well as a UWAA membership number under "Additional Information."

    *This discount applies to bottle purchases of 1–11 bottles as well and will be added to the normal 10% case discount. It will not, however, be added to any other promotional discounts, such as Three Rivers Wine Club or Wine of the Month.
  • University Book Store
    Members enjoy 10% off books, supplies and merchandise purchased online or at any University Book Store location (excludes text books and items purchased in the Tech Center).
    How do I get this?
    Just show your membership card at the point of purchase! If you are shopping online, you will be asked to provide your valid member number at check-out. Your number is on your membership card.
  • University of Washington Club
    Generally limited to faculty and staff, as a UWAA member you are also eligible to join the UW Club. Members of the UW Club enjoy alfresco dining with fabulous views of Lake Washington, catering for private events and much more. Formerly the Faculty Club.
    How do I get this?
    This benefit is available in person. Just show your UWAA card when purchasing your UW Club membership.
    Organization homepage   |   206-543-0437
  • University of Washington Press
    UWAA members receive 30% off all titles offered by University of Washington Press. The Press has a huge selection of engaging reads about the Pacific Northwest and beyond.
    How do I get this?
    To get this deal shopping online or by phone, see our UW Press benefit page.
  • UW Alumni Tours
    Experience the sights and sounds of different faces, places and cultures. Join fellow Huskies and UW experts for exciting domestic and international trips and discover how the UW alumni community sees the world.
    How do I get this?
    Learn more about the program and see all the tours offered on the UW Alumni Tours page.
  • UW Dance Program
    UWAA members receive $2 off the general admissions price.
    How do I get this?
    For more information visit the UW Dance Program website or contact the ticketing office at 206-543-4880 for details.
  • UW Gold Debit Card from BECU
    Would you like to show your Husky pride every time you make a purchase? You now can! In conjunction with the UW and the UW Alumni Association, BECU is proud to offer the new UW Gold Debit MasterCard.
    How do I get this?
    For more information, please see our UW Gold Debit Card from BECU page.
  • UW Golf Driving Range
    Members get discounts on buckets of golf balls and $10 off golf lessons.
    How do I get this?
    Just show your card at the point of purchase!
  • UW Libraries Borrowers Card
    Members are eligible for a free UW Libraries Card which allows check-out privileges of unrestricted library materials.
    How do I get this?
    To obtain your UW Libraries card, present your UWAA membership card at the Account Services desk at Suzzallo Library before 4 p.m. Monday–Friday, or at the circulation desk evenings and weekends. Cards may also be obtained at the UW Bothell and UW Tacoma libraries.

    This UWAA member benefit does not include remote access to restricted online databases. For more information on restrictions, visit the UW Libraries Borrowing for Alumni page.

    For more information, contact UW Libraries: 206-543-0242
  • UW School of Drama
    UWAA members receive up to a 30% discount on UW School of Drama subscriptions. Additional discounts of up to 25% are available to members purchasing single tickets.
    How do I get this?
    Contact the ticketing office at 206-543-4880 for details.
  • UW School of Music
    UWAA members receive a $15 discount on a subscription to the School of Music Notecard. The Notecard is a concert season pass that admits patrons to most of the School of Music’s ticketed events.
    How do I get this?
    Contact the ticketing office at 206-543-4880 for details.
  • UW Waterfront Activities Center
    Members are eligible for a discount on canoe and rowboat rentals, as well as dry storage for small non-motorized craft on a space-available basis.
    How do I get this?
    Just show your card at the point of purchase!
  • UW Women's Center
    UWAA members receive a 10% discount on registration to courses offered by the UW Women's Center.
    How do I get this?
    To receive these waivers, please include your UWAA member number on your registration forms. Visit the Women's Center site to browse through the offerings.
  • UW World Series
    Members receive substantial discounts on subscriptions and individual events.
    How do I get this?
    This benefit is available by phone and online. For more information, please visit our UW World Series benefit page.
  • UWAA Member E-News
    Get members-only news and updates, find out about new benefits and enter our Golden Opportunity contests to win game tickets, UW memorabilia and more.
    How do I get this?
    To get our monthly Member E-newsletter, make sure we have your current e-mail address. Please provide your e-mail address using our E-mail Center form.
  • WallyPark at SeaTac
    Members save 30% off your entire stay at the new WallyPark garage at Sea-Tac. 18613 International Boulevard Seatac, WA 98188
    How do I get this?
    Show your membership card when you pick up your car.
  • Waterways Cruises and Events
    UWAA members (plus one guest) receive a 15% discount on tickets for Waterways' Lake Washington Dining Cruises, including Sunset Dinner Cruises, Weekend Brunch Cruises and Happy Hour Cruises.

    UWAA members also receive a 10% discount on Waterways' private entertainment yachts that can accommodate groups from 10 to 250 guests for any occasion. Available year round.

    How do I get this?
    For more information, see our Waterways benefit page.
  • Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience
    UWAA members receive $10 off any NEW membership.
    How do I get this?
    Just show your UWAA membership card to access this discount in person at the Wing Luke Museum.
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