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Off-Campus Perks & Discounts

All discounts provided are for employees' personal use only. Employees making business purchases should consult the UR Purchasing Department.  

Businesses in RVA

Goodyear Tires - Village Shopping Center

Perk/Discount: 10% off services and tires for UR faculty and staff

How to obtain: Present UR ID or documentation upon service

Hertz Car Rental

Perk/Discount:  Up to 25% off Hertz Car Rental.  No expireation date or restrictions.  Click on the link here and enter CDP#:  1742729

Joyner Fine Properties 

Perk/Discount: 20% rebate from the purchase and/or sales side of the affected commission of any closed transaction

How to obtain: Register for these benefits by calling Joyner at 804-967-2710. In order to be eligible, at least one party in the closed purchase or sale transaction must be an active employee of UR, and the employee must contact Joyner Fine Properties as noted above before entering into an agreement with a REALTOR®.

Lasik Vision Institute 

Perk/Discount: 25% discount on Lasik Vision Correction, including free Lasik Evaluation. Discount is valid at any Lasik Vision Institute center, including the Richmond location. There are zero restrictions and the offer is also open to friends and family of UR employees. No expiration date.

How to obtain: Call 866-388-5354 or visit Lasik Vision's website to schedule an appointment.

LawnStarter Lawn Care

Perk/Discount: LawnStarter makes lawn care easy. In minutes you can schedule service online, and a top-rated lawn care professional will work magic on your lawn. Get $20 off lawn services.

How to obtain: Sign up with your university email at LawnStarter and use the code college20.

Mod & Soul

Perk/Discount: Shop Mod & Soul online or in store at 323 West Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23220. 10% discount for all University of Richmond employees with no expiration date. This will be an ongoing discount.

How to obtain: In store, show your university ID. Online, use the link to get verified.

Sam's Club - New Membership Only


  • Sam's Savings ($45.00 - Incentive is a $10.00 gift card issued by Sam's)
  • Sam's Plus Memberships ($100.00 - incentive is a $10 gift card issued by Sam's)
  • Sam's Business Membersips ($45.00 - incentive is a $25.00 gift card issued by Sam's)
  • $25.00 gift card applies to business member's only

You do get two cards with the Membership; however adding on a third card is $35.00 which normally would cost $45.00.

How to obtain:  Simply contact James Ibrarra, Membership Coordinator by email ( or call (804) 222-5704.  All you will need to provide is your UR ID card.

Sheehy Ford Service Department

Perk/Discount: 10% off for faculty and staff at Ashland (11450 Washington Hwy, Ashland) and Midlothian (10601 Midlothian Turnpike, Richmond) locations. Excludes tires and accessories.

How to obtain: Employees must show UR ID upon dropping off their vehicle.

VA Credit Union

Perk/Discount: Virginia Credit Union (VACU) is a not-for-profit financial cooperative owned by VACU members. All University of Richmond faculty and staff are eligible to apply for membership. When a UR employee joins Virginia Credit Union, he/she becomes a member and owner of the financial cooperative. Earnings are returned to members through a broad range of convenient services, attractive rates, lower fees, and free financial education resources. 

How to obtain: For additional information or to join, please visit the Virginia Credit Union website or contact the membership development representative at 804-327-7334.

Village Exxon

Perk/Discount: 10% off for students, faculty, and staff

How to obtain: Indicate that you are a UR student, faculty, or staff member when you drop off your car.

Services & Online Shopping

Airport Parking Helper

Perk/Discount: Receive 15% off your reservation to Richmond area hotels that offer free long-term airport parking, up to 14 days.

How to obtain: Use online discount code HELPER15 on checkout with participating hotel vendors at the Airport Parking Helper website.

All About Gifts and Baskets

Perk/Discount: Receive 5% off on a minimum $20 purchase.

How to obtain: Use online discount code STU501 when checking out at

All Language Alliance, Inc.

Perk/Discount:  Receive 15% off certified translation services for any language to English and from English to any foreign language.

How to obtain:  Visit Legal Translation Services for details on online document translation services in more than 100 languages, and mention discount code ALA15off.

American Freight Furniture and Mattress

Perk/Discount: 5% off any purchase(s) over $600. Excludes previously discounted items, such as any promotional package. Discount available at any American Freight Furniture and Mattress in Virginia.

How to obtain: Show University of Richmond ID card and mention that you would like the UR Employee 5% Discount.


Perk/Discount: AT&T offers a 17% discount to UR employees

How to obtain: Provide a pay stub, UR ID, or e-mail address to secure discount.


Perk/Discount: Employees receive 15% discount on your entire order and free shipping on orders totaling $100 or more.

How to obtain:  Provide a valid UR email address and the discount code EDUC15.  Enter the code and select apply coupon.  A pop up window appears and enter your email address to complete the validation process.

Benner's Gardens

Perk/Discount: 10% off entire order.  Does not expire.  

How to obtain: Discount code: EDU10

The Bro Basket

Perk/Discount: Men are tired of getting the same boring gifts each year. How many socks and ties do they really need? This year, kick your gift giving up a notch and get your guy a BroBasket with his favorite Scotch or Craft Beer. 

How to obtain: Visit and use discount code URBB10 for 10% off all gifts.

Budget Car Rental

Perk/Discount: Up to 25% off at Budget Car Rental. This is an ongoing offer with no expiration date.

How to obtain: Use BCD number Z408900 when making reservations on Budget's website.

Cheap Airport Parking

Perk/Discount:  Save 15% off regular airport parking rates at any of our airport area partners.

How to obtain:  Visit Cheap Airport Parking or call (866) 980-7275 and use promo code SPIDER.

Comp and Save

Perk/Discount: Save 17% on your purchase.

How to obtain:  Use the code RmondEDU when checking out at

Concordis Language Services

Perk/Discount: 15% discount on all document translation services for personal or business use.

How to obtain: Mention the discount code RCH15 at time of contact, or enter code at time of check-out on the Concordis Language Services website.

Cheap Airport Parking

Perk/Discount:  Save 15% off regular airport parking rates at any of our airport area partners.

How to obtain:  Visit Cheap Airport Parking or call (866) 980-7275 and use promo code SPIDER.

Day Translations

Perk/Discount: 10% off any translation or interpretation services.

How to obtain: You may access the discount by using the code richmond.edu10% on the Day Translations website.

Dibsies Personalization Station

Perk/Discount:  Save 10% on all purchases.

How to obtain:  Visit Dibsies Personalization Station or call (877) 514-3494 and enter code UR10 on any purchases.

Ellisi Gifts

Perk/Discount: 10% off all purchases for students, faculty, and staff. Expiration date is December 31, 2025.

How to obtain: Use discount code RICHMONDSSF at checkout on the Ellisi Gifts website to receive a 10% discount on purchased items.

Perk/Discount: 10% off all items on the Foamcore website. offers a wide range of large format printing products and services, gator board prints, canvas wraps, posters, vinyl and mesh banners, many vinyl graphic applications, and more.

How to obtain: Visit Foamcore's website or call to use the promo code RICHMOND10.

Perk/Discount: provides tens of thousands of expertly curated gifts and unique ideas. UR faculty, staff, and alumni receive a 15% discount off online purchases.

How to obtain: Use code REDWHITE15 at checkout on

Groome Transportation

Perk/Discount: $50.00 flat rate with for airport and train station pickups

How to obtain: Provide your UR ID when arranging transportation.

Hair La Vie

Perk/Discount: Receive a 15% discount on all purchases when using the offer code UNIV15OFF at checkout.  The discount works only with University of Richmond email address.  Discount expires January 1, 2019.

How to obtain: Visit Hair La Vie website and include discount code UNIV15OFF when making purchases.

Perk/Discount: 10% refund on web hosting fee for UR faculty and staff on purchases made via 

How to obtain: To receive the refund, visit, choose the provider, and then request the refund by emailing from your email address. Include richmond10 in the subject of your email.

Perk/Discount: Receive a $10 discount and free shipping on all ink and toner cartridge orders over $40. One discount code per order. Cannot be combined with any other offer. Offer subject to change without further notice. has the right to cancel orders that are deemed to be fraudulent.

How to obtain: Users must use a valid .edu email address and use the coupon code EDUDSCNT at checkout on the website.

LA Laser Engravings

Perk/Discount: LA Laser Engraving offers a 10% discount for all students and employees of University of Richmond on wedding bands and rings.

How to obtain: Visit This promotion will be ongoing, with no limits to dates and events. Enter the code STUDENT10OFF when checking out.

LedsMaster's Garage Lighting

Perk/Discount: Offering 20% off LED garage floodlights.  We promote the LED replacement of metal halide or halogen lamps because of its remarkable lifespan and brightness. To order, click here.

How to obtain:  Use the promomotion code of UR-LED-GAR-20 at checkout during online order.

Leesa Mattress

Perk/Discount:  Discount code for faculty:  Use promo code UNIVERSITY for $100 off the Leesa mattress or $200 off the Sapira mattress by logging onto 

How to obtain:  Use the discount code UNIVERSITY

Life Storage

Perk/Discount: 10% discount on all units and the opportunity to save 50% on your second month or the second month free depending on the size and location chosen.

How to obtain: Reserve your storage unit online through the Life Storage website.

Mammoth Outlet

Perk/Discount: Use the discount code "education" for 10% already-discounted dog beds.

How to obtain: Visit the Mammoth Outlet website and apply your code at check-out.

Manly Bands

Perk/Discount: 15% off any band over $75 PLUS free shipping.

How to obtain: Use coupon code MANLYCLASSES at checkout on the Manly Bands website. Excludes custom rings.


Perk/Discount: Receive free moving quotes and a flat 10% discount on your move at

How to obtain: Valid University of Richmond employee ID and a copy of the invoice required at the time of billing.

Off Grid By Design

Perk/Discount: 17% per watt discount of Turnkey Installed, Grid-Tied, Roof Mount Solar Power System. Market rate of $3.60/w - UR rate of $2.99/w plus 30% federal tax credit. Offer valid through 2017.

How to obtain: Call 804-228-2497 for free site survey. Show ID card to Off Grid By Design representative.

Pen Chalet

Perk/Discount: 10% off fine writing instruments, ink, stationary, and accessories

How to obtain: Enter the coupon code RICHMOND10 at checkout on the Pen Chalet website.

Personal Creations

Perk/Discount: Personal Creations offers a wide variety of customizable gifts for every recipient and occasion. UR faculty, staff, and alumni receive a 15% discount off online purchases.

How to obtain: Use code REDWHITE15 at checkout on the Personal Creations website


Perk/Discount: 10% off entire order for all University of Richmond employees.

How to obtain: Use the code RICH10MOND during checkout via the PetBucket website. The minimum order amount is $50. Products include flea, tick, and worming treatments for dogs and cats.


Perk/Discount: ProFlowers offers a wide assortment of floral arrangements, plants, and gifts for any occasion. UR faculty, staff, and alumni receive a 15% discount off online purchases.

How to obtain: Use code REDWHITE15 at checkout on the ProFlowers website.

National Air Warehouse

Perk/Discount: Save up to $100 on your purchase.  Use discount code SAVE2 without the quotation marks for a 2% discount and free shipping.  Offer is indefinite for employees.

How to obtain: Visit and enter the discount code provided during checkout.

Rental Cars

Perk/Discount: The following rental companies are approved by the University and can be used for personal use. On certain days of the week there is less demand and, therefore, you may get a lower rate than a quoted contract/corporate rate.

How to obtain: Always ask for the UR contract rate and for the lowest or best available rate when renting a vehicle. For more information, visit Strategic Sourcing and Payments.


Perk/Discount: Offers 30% discount to all students and faculty members.  There is currently no expiration date on this offer, but we reserve the right to change that in the future. 

How to obtain: Find your product at To take advantage of this discount, please contact our customer support via your university email address, so we know you are applicable for the offer. 

Sentinel Mouth Guards

Perk/Discount: 15% off any Sentinel Mouthguard products including night guards for teeth grinding, athletic mouthguards, and teeth whitening system.

How to obtain: Visit During checkout, enter promo code Richmond15 to receive 15% off your purchase.

Shari's Berries

Perk/Discount: Send chocolate covered strawberries, gourmet chocolates, delicious cake pops, and other treats from Shari's Berries. UR faculty, staff, and alumni receive a 15% discount off online purchases.

How to obtain: Use code REDWHITE15 at checkout on the Shari's Berries website.

Singular Sleep

Perk/Discount: 10% off all purchases.

How to obtain: E-mail a photo of valid employee ID to Enter promo code RICHMOND at check-out.


Perk/Discount:  15% off of your purchases.

How to obtain:  Visit Solo and enter discount code:  SCHOOL17

Southwestern Rugs Depot

Perk/Discount: Richmond employees and students can save 12% off their next area rug order. Never expires.

How to obtain:  Use the discount code Richmond12 at checkout to save 12% on your next rug order from

Perk/Discount:  Ticket Sales - Save 10% and pay zero service fees on 100,000 concerts, theater, broadway and sporting events at  Ongoing, no expiration date.  Use promo code EDU10 at checkout to receive discount.

How to obtain: Click here

Tungsten Rings & Co.

Perk/Discount: University of Richmond employees may receive 15% off any item from store.

How to obtain: Enter the promo code UR15 at checkout via the Tungsten Rings & Co. website and you'll get an instand 15% off your order.

Uboxes LLC

Perk/Discount: 10% off your cart, no expiration date, no minimum purchase.

How to obtain: Enter the promo code SCHOOL10 when you check out at

Wallpaper Boulevard

Perk/Discount: Wallpaper Boulevard is an online boutique store that specializes in permanent & temporary wallpaper, decals and wall murals. They carry all major discount and designer brands in the United States, Canada and the UK.

How to obtain: Enter the code UR15 during checkout at and receive 15% off your purchase.

Housing & Lodging

Hotel Engine

Perk/Discount: Discounted hotel rates from major brands across the USA, Canada, Puerto Rico, Mexico, and Europe. Use the Hotel Engine link for exclusive maximum discounted rates to book your hotel room at prices not available to the general public via Travelocity, Kayak, etc.

How to obtain: Sign up on the Hotel Engine website. If desired, after signing up online, you can download and use the app to check rates and/or book hotel accommodations.


Perk/Discount: Access exclusive, members-only unpublished rates and discounts + special offers at over 150,000+ hotels and resorts across the world. Save up to 70%. Discounts up to $100 or more per night with membership exclusive rates. 

University of Richmond Employees are eligible to join absolutely FREE. ($99 value - non-organization subscribers pay $99 to join). Follow steps below to redeem. 

How to obtain: 

1. Go to
2. Register as a member using a valid email address. 
3. Check your email for validation and to set up your password.
4. Head back to the Hotelogical site to shop, book, and save!

Perk/Discount: 10% off select hotels at This is an ongoing offer with no expiration date.

How to obtain: Visit the Retail Codes website for coupon code and offer details.

Local Hotels

Perk/Discount: Please ask for the University of Richmond rates when contacting local hotels listed below. A comprehensive list of local hotels can be found on the Accommodations webpage.

Old Buckingham Station Apartments (Midlothian)

Perk/Discount: UR employees are given the preferred employee discount with the application fee waived and $100 off per bedroom rented on the first month's rent. For more details, visit the Old Buckingham Station Apartments website.

How to obtain: Provide your most recent two paystubs.

The Retreat at West Creek

Perk/Discount: One application fee of $50.00 waived, processing fee of $150.00 reduced to $75.00, and $300.00 off first full month of rent. Total savings of $425.00. Applies to 12-month or longer lease term.

How to obtain: When you apply for an apartment home, state that you are employed with the University of Richmond.

Restaurants in RVA

Maggiano's Little Italy

Perk/Discount: Receive $10 off your next Dining Room bill of $30 or more. One coupon per person. Not valid with any other offers. Not valid for banquets, delivery, carry-out, gift cards, or alcohol. Cannot be exchanged for cash.

How to obtain: Show a valid University of Richmond ID card. Must tell the server about the discount before check is processed. One discount per person, not valid on whole table.

Outback Steakhouse

Perk/Discount: Dine Rewards members receive 50% off every 4th visit* (no expiration).

How to obtain: *Visit the Dine Rewards website for full program details and to join.

Village Bakery

Perk/Discount: 20% discount to all University of Richmond staff, faculty, and students.

How to obtain: In store (7136 Conway Place, Ruther Glen, VA) - present your University of Richmond ID. Online - visit Village Bakery's website and enter promo code UOR20 to receive 20% off your order!