Part-Time Employee Perks



  • Auto/Home Owners Insurance – Automobile and home insurance at competitive discounted rates
  • Agganis Arena – Special offer for BU Faculty & Staff on Agganis Arena Premium Club membership
  • Barnes and Noble at BU – 10% discount on general trade books and on most merchandise
  • Boston Symphony College Card – Receive a half-price ticket for more than 20 concerts and open rehearsals by presenting BSO College Card at the Symphony Hall box office
  • DASH for Health Nutrition Program – Online nutrition and weight loss program that is FREE to all Boston University employees and up to three of their adult household members
  • Faculty/Staff Assistance – Confidential counseling and referral services available to employees and family members
  • ESPlanner Financial Planning Tool – Two versions of ESPlanner Financial Planning Tool available for FREE
  • FitRec Center – Eligibility for Memberships
  • Huntington Theatre Company – Two complimentary tickets for new employees and discounted season subscriptions
  • Income Solutions – Access to an income annuity purchase program
  • New England Eye – 40% discount on eyewear and competitive pricing on contact lenses
  • On Campus Parking and MBTA Pass – Check the various permit types to see which fits your needs. Apply online for your permit under the ‘Employee Self-Service’ tab. Evening instructors may obtain no-charge evening parking permits with a co-signed application from their department.  Review the different transit pass types available. While there is no discount, deductions up to $240/month are taken out pre-tax.
  • Preferred Banking Arrangements – A number of local financial institutions provide a comprehensive package of products and services, including free checking with direct deposit, and more.
  • Personal Mobile Phones – 15% discount on their personal mobile phone accounts for most plans
  • QuitNet Smoking Cessation Program – Free smoking cessation support program and medications
  • Real Estate and Rental Properties – Real Estate Advantage benefit provides a cash back bonus on the purchase or sale of a property, depending on the property’s value, and mortgage credits depending on the mortgage loan amount. The Boston University Rental Property Management office leases apartments owned by Boston University to current faculty and staff
  • Sullivan Tire & Auto Service – A 10% discount is offered on parts and labor, excluding sale items.
  •  Zipcar – A discounted Zipcar membership is available