Health, Fitness & Family Discounts
As a member of UBC’s staff and faculty, you and your family are eligible for many discounts at organizations both on and off campus.
At UBC, the physical grandeur is yours to take in and the intellectual stimulation yours to embrace. The art and cultural opportunities are wide open for your enjoyment, the recreational opportunities are waiting, the events schedule is always active. Whatever your interests, chances are you’ll discover opportunities to fulfill them here. See below for a list of discounts for UBC staff and faculty at the Vancouver campus. Visit the Okanagan HR site for a list of discounts available to Okanagan campus staff and faculty.
Beaty Biodiversity Museum
Chan Centre for the Performing Arts
David F. Hardwick and Pathology Learning Centre
Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery
Pacific Museum of the Earth
The Old Barn Community Centre
Dreyer Group Mortgage Brokers & TD Insurance (UBC Alumni)
TD Insurance Meloche Monnex offers UBC staff and faculty a discount on home & tenant insurance through the alumni UBC program. To find out how much you can save with the TD Insurance Meloche Monnex program, call 1-800-339-1847 and ask for a quote or visit melochemonnex.com/UBCFaculty_Staff.
UBC Aquatic Centre
UBC BodyWorks Fitness Centre
UBC Botanical and Nitobe Gardens
UBC Food Services
Rogers & Telus Phone Plans (UBC IT)
While UBC IT does not provide cell phones or offer support for them, there are two cell phone vendors providing corporate plans to UBC.
BC Wireless is UBC’s Authorized Hardware Dealer for Rogers Communications, with 14 locations throughout Vancouver and the Lower Mainland. Rogers also supports UBC’s corporate accounts with a Dedicated World-Class-Certified Enterprise Support Billing and Service Team. For discount and set up details for Employee Plans, please contact Shaizen or Sharon at email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org or 604-306-3999.
Telus has three store locations and a dedicated corporate sales department to serve UBC for all its wireless communication requirements. For information contact email@example.com.
UBC Museum of Anthropology
UBC School of Music
- Wednesday Noon Hour: concerts are $5.
- Music on the Point: $2 discount off the adult ticket price for UBC faculty and staff with the online promotional code: ubcstaff or with your UBC Card when purchasing tickets in person.
- UBC Opera Ensemble: $7 discount off the adult ticket price for UBC faculty and staff for the fully staged opera productions.
- Productions at the Chan Centre: Discounts on adult ticket prices for UBC faculty and staff with the online promotional code: ubcstaff or with your UBC Card when purchasing tickets in person.
UBC Student Recreation Centre and BirdCoop Fitness Centre
UBC Tennis Centre
University Golf Club
Many businesses and service providers in the Lower Mainland offer discounted rates to UBC staff and faculty. All you need to take advantage of this is your valid UBC Faculty/Staff card. Check out the full list of participating merchants to see where you can save. Disclaimer: UBC does not endorse external service providers – these listings are for informational purposes only.
Bikram Yoga Vancouver
Body and Soul Health and Fitness
Canadian Outback Rafting
Canadian Outback Rafting offers UBC staff and faculty a 10% discount off its day rafting trips and stand-up paddleboard rentals from Squamish. From the exhilarating waters of the Squamish and Elaho Rivers, to a splashy cruise on the Cheakamus River, or an evening float with outstanding scenery, there’s a tour for everyone. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org, call 604-898-2363, or visit www.canadianoutbackrafting.com.
City of Burnaby
Club 16 Trevor Linden Fitness & She’s Fit!
Curves Womens Gym and Fitness Centre West Point Grey
CrossFit North Vancouver
Dailey Method (Vancouver)
Float House Vancouver
Gold’s Gym-University Market Place
Once you’ve tried it out, staff and faculty can enjoy a full access membership for as little as $17.99 bi-weekly on a 12-month membership. Membership at Gold’s Gym includes a 55-minute personal trainer orientation, VIP for friends/family, any-time access to all specialty classes (Including YOGA, Group Power, Group Ride, Group Centurgy, Group Blast, Group Core, ZUMBA, and Spinning) and free underground parking. For more information, call 604-224-4699 or email the General Manager Matthew Quixley at email@example.com.
Great Wolf Lodge
Home to Home Eldercare
Hot Box Yoga
iMeal – NEW
iMeal preps, you cook! After a long day, planning what to cook for dinner can be a daunting task. Why not get home to a curated box of fresh and local ingredients, perfectly portioned for the recipe of your choice waiting at your doorstep? iMeal offers UBC staff and faculty 45% off their first box. Just use the promo code ubc45 upon check out. Based in Vancouver, iMeal feature exciting new recipes every single week so check out what’s on the menu this week. For questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 1-866-235-7409.
Jericho Integrated Clinic
Life Chiropractic Health and Wellness
Mad Bodies – NEW
Mad Bodies is a registered massage therapy and kinesiology clinic with a movement-based approach and was started by a UBC alum. They provide services at their downtown Vancouver clinic location and limited premium mobile services. They offer discounts on a variety of rehabilitative services exclusively for UBC faculty and staff. You can enjoy a complimentary 30-minute consultation (clinic or mobile – limited availability), 15% off in-clinic massage therapy sessions, 25% off mobile massage therapy sessions (UBC & surrounding area only), and up to two personal/group training sessions at UBC for newly registered massage therapy clients (limited time offer). To book or for further details, please contact Kerri Blackburn at email@example.com.
Mobi by Shaw Go – NEW
Moksha Yoga Vancouver
Moksha Yoga Burnaby
Get your Mount Seymour passes today! UBC employees and family get over 40% off passes. To view and purchase discounted passes, visit www.mountseymour.com/group-sales and login on using username: UBCFACSTAF and password: UBCSEY17. Discounted rates will be available until the early bird rate discontinues for the season. For questions, please email Marie Kellett at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Oxygen Yoga & Fitness – NEW
Oxygen Yoga and Fitness has over 60 studio locations and offers modern hot yoga fused with fitness in infrared heating. Class schedules include hot yoga, hot yoga/Pilates fusion, bootcamp, bar fusion and cardio/fitness classes. To try them out by signing up for a $10 unlimited one-week trial. Oxygen offers UBC staff and faculty a monthly unlimited membership for only $65/month based on a 12 month membership (full price for 12 month membership is normally $103/month). A valid employee ID or recent pay stub is needed to redeem this offer. For questions, contact email@example.com or 604-418-2215.
Parking – Vancouver Airport
UBC has two parking discount programs at the Vancouver International Airport. The Park’N Fly facility at the Vancouver International Airport offers UBC faculty and staff a 25% discount off regular rates. YVR offers UBC faculty and staff a free Corporate Parking Pass program that provides a 30% discount off all regular rates for all four parking facilities at YVR. For more information click here.
Pure Vibe Fitness
Richmond Olympic Oval
Sea to Sky SUP, Yoga & Fitness
Spare Rides offers a special deal for UBC staff and faculty members: you can get 5 free rides from home to UBC. Spare Rides is a ridesharing service that provides rides from your home door to work faster and more comfortable than public transit. The drivers are part of a verified UBC community that live in your neighbourhood. To get the deal, download the Spare Rides app on Google Play or App Store and create your trip to UBC. For more information, visit sparerides.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Steve Nash Fitness Clubs
Steve Nash Fitness Clubs is offering UBC staff and faculty (and family) a complimentary month pass to their fitness facilities from January 15 – February 15, 2017! Staff and faculty can receive a complimentary two-weeks pass to all clubs and classes (limit one pass every six months, cannot be combined) and 50% off joining fees, plus discounted monthly or pre-paid rates. Please contact David at email@example.com for details.
Sunberry Fitness Richmond
Thara Vayali – Naturopathic Doctor
The Exercise Movement
The PNE – new offer
The Pacific National Exhibition (PNE) is offering UBC staff and faculty exciting discounts on online purchases for individuals and groups! You can save on tickets to Playland at the PNE by going to www.pne.ca/groups/, selecting the event of your choice, entering the online ticket program code ES2365TY and following purchase instructions. View the discounted corporate rates for the Playland at the PNE. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 604-252-3663.
Urban Fitness Club
Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation
West Coast Hot Yoga
West Vancouver Community Centre
Wiivv Custom Insoles
YWCA Health + Fitness Centre
- Fitting In Fitness
- Walking at UBC
- Health, Fitness & Family Discounts
- Virtual Health Fair & Online Assessments
- Staff & Faculty Sports Day
- Pick Your Peak Stair Challenge
- Travelling Health Fair
- CAMMPUS Cardiovascular Health Assessment Program
Call the Shepell Care Access Centre at 1-800-387-4765 to chat with a counsellor.