New scholarship is available to professional educators for Road Scholar program 

The Road Scholar program has announced the Professional Educator's Assistance Recognition (PEAR) Scholarship for people over 50 years old who are currently working in or have retired from any educational organization or system. More detailed information is on our "Announcements" page. 

Support our Endowment Funds

The UCSC Retirees Association has two endowment funds to provide scholarships to UCSC students in perpetuity. The Bruce Lane Memorial Scholarship endowment provides scholarships for military veterans, and the Silver Slug Award Scholarship endowment provides scholarships for UCSC staff and their dependents. You can find more information on the history of these funds, past recipients, and how to apply on our Scholarship page. If you would like to donate now, please use our secure online donation form. Thank you for your support and generosity, every gift makes a difference in the life of a student.  




Members' Corner

 2018 New Members

  • Linda Robertson - Campus Real Estate Services
  • Roberta Valdez - Women's Center (and CSUMB)
  • Phil Vandenberg - OPERS
  • Susan Marx - Lecturer from UCSD
  • Saladin Sale - Risk Services
  • Linda Kittle & Dale Cervine - UCSF Program Management Office (Linda)
  • John Thompson - Arts Division
  • Tim Duane - Environmental Studies
  • Marian (Sherrin) Malatesta - ITS
  • Jeff Wagner - ITS Learning Technologies
  • Susan Willats - TAPS
  • Nancy Farris - FAST Office
  • Marlen Teachout - Bay Tree Bookstore
  • Manfred Warmuth - School of Engineering
  • Pedro Manjarrez - Physical Plant
  • Barbara Lorimer - Physical Planning
  • Wendy Martyna - Sociology



Retiree Benefits

Retirement Slug

Find out more information about retiree travel, library privileges, parking, OPERS benefits and much more on the Benefits page.

The UCSC Retiree Associations is an active member of CUCRA, the Council of University of California Retirees Associations.


CUCEA Report  A Virtual Eleventh Campus

Retiree Resources

The Retiree Association is all about staying connected.  Our Resource and Connections page provides links to valuable resources within UC and outside the University. We've also highlighted opportunities to volunteer and travel that may be of particular interest to retirees.

The UCSC Retirees Association is a member of the Association of Retirement Organizations in Higher Education.