Bison Perks and Discounts
Democracy Federal Credit Union
Employees may become members of the Democracy Federal Credit Union (FCU) by purchasing one share ($5). Savings may be payroll deducted. The Democracy FCU also offers service for loans and IRAs. A Democracy FCU representative will visit the campus every Wednesday from 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm. The Democracy Mobile Branch Unit will be available on the College Hall parking lot. Please check the Democracy Federal Credit Union website for more information on the Credit Union.
Veterinary Pet Insurance
Employees can enjoy a group discount (5% for 1 pet, 10% for 2-3 pets, and 15% for 4+ pets). Rates are determined by breed, age of pet, species, type of plan selected, and the state of residence. For more information, please visit the VPI website.
Transit Choice Program
Employees may participate in the Transit Choice Program which will allow them to purchase WMATA transit benefits through pre-tax payroll deductions. The 2015 IRS limit is $130.00 (transit) and $250.00 (parking) per month. In order to enroll in this program, employees must fill out the election form available at HRS Information & Forms (Intranet) or in the Payroll Office, Room 320.
Working Advantage Employee Discount Program
Employees have exclusive access to the Working Advantage discount network which allows them to save up to 60% on ticketed events and online shopping. To subscribe, employees can access the Working Advantage website to open an individual account. The Gallaudet University ID number is 420698169.
Employees will have access to exclusive savings on movie tickets, thee parks, hotels, tours, Broadway and Vegas shows and more. To register, please visit TicketsatWork.com. The company code is GALLAUDET.
Liberty Mutual Home/Auto Insurance
Employees can receive up to 10% group discount on their car and home insurance through Liberty Mutual. Employees can obtain a free quote by contacting Tim Sturgis at (202) 728-1199 or by visiting the Liberty Mutual website. The Gallaudet University Client number is 8973.
United Buying Service
Employees can purchase a new or used car at a pre-negotiated price through the United Buying Service (UBS). The UBS Official Price Book is available in College Hall, Room 106. In order to take advantage of the discounted price, please contact UBS at 301-657-1920 or through email. For more information, please visit the UBS website.
The Human Resource Services provide free notary service to the campus community. Employees should send an email to set up an appointment.
Employees can use their IDs to obtain a 10% discount from the Marketplace and Java Corner. Both cafes are located in the I. King Jordan Student Academic Center (JSAC). Employees can also receive a discount from the Bistro in the Kellogg Conference Center.
Employees may use their staff, faculty or teacher IDs to borrow books from the Gallaudet University Library.
Employees can access the Gallaudet University fitness facilities by purchasing a gym membership and/or pool membership. For more information on gym membership, please click here. For information on pool membership, please click here.
Gallaudet University provides a free shuttle bus service to and from Union Station and the New York Ave-Florida Ave-Gallaudet University metro stop. To view the shuttle bus schedule, please click here.