Notice

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Employee Discounts

We are pleased to offer several discounts and perks just for being a Sonoma State Employee! Check out the links below for discounts off the price of admission tickets to amusement parks, museums, and more. If you are experiencing issues with any of the links, please contact the Payroll and Benefits Office at 664-2793 or payroll@sonoma.edu for assistance.

 

California Academy of Sciences

California Academy of Sciences

Located in San Francisco, the California Academy of Sciences is the world's only aquarium-planetarium-rainforest-living museum. Employees receive a $5 discount per ticket on Daytime Admission, NightLife Admission, and VIP tours.

Visit www.calacademy.org/etickets2 (please contact Payroll and Benefits for the sales code). All first time buyer will need to set up a profile.

 

California's Great America

California's Great America

This family-friendly theme park, located in Santa Clara, features thrill rides, water attractions, live entertainment, and food options. The park operates late March through December.

Employees may visit www.cagreatamerica.com/sonomaedu to access special savings off front gate pricing.

 

 

Monterey Bay Aquarium

Monterey Bay Aquarium

The Monterey Bay Aquarium is a nonprofit public aquarium located in beautiful Monterey. The aquarium is known for its regional focus on the marine habitats of Monterey Bay, being the first institution to exhibit a living kelp forest.

Employees receive special ticket savings when purchasing through our exclusive online Preferred Ticket Store (please contact Payroll and Benefits for the store code).

 

Six Flags Discovery Kingdom

Six Flags Discovery Kingdom

Northern California's award-winning theme/animal park, featuring the biggest, most thrilling attractions in the San Francisco/Sacramento area. Log in to buy tickets with substantial savings off the main gate price.

Please contact Payroll and Benefits for the user name and password.

 

 

 

Healthy Paws Pet Insurance

Healthy Paws Pet Insurance

Healthy Paws Pet Insurance for dogs and cats covers accidents, illnesses, emergency care, and much more. No caps on payouts and great coverage and care at an affordable price. Exact discounts vary based on state insurance regulations.

Features & Benefits

Get a free quote and let Healthy Paws pay your vet bills while you care for your pet.

 

Enterprise Rent-A-Car and National Car Rental

Enterprise Rent-A-Car and National Car Rental

Employees can utilize the state contract with Enterprise Rent-A-Car and National Car Rental and rent at contracted rates for personal use using a personal form of payment; insurance coverage is not included when renting vehicles for personal use.  Upon pick-up of the vehicle, employees will be required to provide a current Driver's License and present an SSU Employee ID card or business card. 

Please contact Accounts Payable at aptravel@sonoma.edu for the PIN code. More infomration can be found here.

 

Aquarium of the Bay

Aquarium of the Bay

Aquarium of the Bay is a public aquarium located at The Embarcadero and Beach Street, at the edge of PIER 39 in San Francisco. The Aquarium is focused on local aquatic animals from the San Francisco Bay and neighboring rivers and watersheds as far as the Sierras.

Employees can get 20% off General Admission tickets when making their purchase online at www.aquariumofthebay.org. Please contact Payroll and Benefits for the dedicated SSU discount code to use at checkout.

 

Charles M. Schulz Museum

The Charles M. Schulz Museum and Research Center is a museum dedicated to the works of Charles M. Schulz, creator of the Peanuts comic strip. The museum opened on August 17, 2002, and is home to many of the original Peanuts strips, as well as other artwork by Schulz.

With Sonoma State's membership, employees may check out a membership card for savings on museum admission, discount at the museum store, space rentals, and more.

Please contact University Advancement for more information on how to use these perks.

 

T-Mobile

Employees can save on cell phone service and receive other perks by calling T-Mobile at 1-855-570-9947. This offer is not available in stores. See attached flyer for full details.

Please contact Payroll and Benefits for the dedicated SSU promo code.

 

 

24 Hour Fitness

Sonoma State employees are given a special membership rate at 24-Hour Fitness. The local Super Sport Gym is located on Commerce Boulevard in Rohnert Park/

Visit www.24hourfitness.com/corporate to activate your membership. Please contact Payroll and Benefits to obtain our exclusive corporate ID.

 

Disclaimer: Any services or products purchased through these discounts are between the employee and the company offering the discount and as such, any agreements made are the sole responsibility of the individual employee. Sonoma State assumes no obligations for these arrangements. While we have agreed to accept a discount arrangement on behalf of our employees, and that the service or product is provided by a reputable company and also offered to the public, it does not warrant or endorse any goods or services provided by any business participating in this discount program. It is the responsibility of the employee to carefully check goods and services offered. Prices are subject to change without notice. Please do not share the savings codes. Thank you.