UCSC Retiree Benefits

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UC Retirement Plan Benefits

Information from UCRP regarding cost of living adjustments, survivor benefits, death benefits, and retiree health and insurance benefits.


Contact Transportation and Parking Services (459-4543) for information regarding FREE parking and bus pass privileges available to UCSC retirees. Or go to TAPS' website for information and to apply for a retiree parking pass.

Google Training

UCSC Retirees are eligible for free campus Open Labs.


UCSC retirees are extended courtesy borrowing privileges: UCSC Library.

Recreation Facilities

Access to recreational facilities on the UCSC campus is available through purchase of a Facility Access Membership. UCSC Retirees receive a discounted rate through the Office of Physical Education, Recreation and Sports (OPERS). More information is available on the OPERS website. https://opers.ucsc.edu/memberships/affiliation-rates/index.html  

Reduced Fee Enrollment

UCSC retirees are eligible for reduced fee enrollment in UCSC courses. Contact the Training & Development Office at 459-5320.

UC Travel Program

If you have an itch for some foreign travel, check out the programs that have been designed especially for UC retirees. These tours are arranged through Collette Vacations. Further information about trips planned for 2019-20 can be found on the CUCRA (Council of UC Retiree Associations) web site or contacting UC Reitrees Travel Coordinator Sue Barnes at UCRetireesTravel@gmail.com. Be certain to identify yourself as a UC retiree, as the customary agency fee is donated to CUCRA.