Retiree Perks

  • Keep your BU e-mail address: All retiring faculty and staff are able to retain login@bu.edu as an e-mail address. Please review details on IS&T’s TechWeb site.
  • BU Terrier cards: Terrier cards may be obtained by retired faculty and staff at the same locations as regular employees.
  • Parking: Retired faculty and staff are entitled to a 50 percent discount on the daily pay-on-entry parking fees charged in all Boston University lots and garages located to the west of the BU Bridge. Additionally, after 3:30 p.m. a 50 percent discount on the daily pay-on-entry parking fees is available in all attended University lots and garages east of the BU Bridge, excluding the Kenmore Lot (549 Commonwealth Avenue) and the Granby Lot (665 Commonwealth Avenue). To receive these discounts, you must show a Retiree or Emeriti Terrier Card to the parking attendant on duty.
  • Barnes & Noble: You will receive a 10 percent discount on purchases at Barnes & Noble at Boston University.
  • Evergreen Program: Receive announcements of programs offered through the Boston University Evergreen Program as well as a 50 percent discount on registration fees for courses and activities of the program.
  • Metro Credit Union: If you’re not already a member, you can join the Metro Credit Union at any time.
  • Libraries: Take advantage of use and borrowing privileges at all Boston University libraries.
  • George Sherman Union: Enjoy use of recreational and dining facilities at the George Sherman Union.
  • Athletics: As a Boston University retiree, you pay the current faculty rate for all Boston University athletic events.
  • Dental Health: 10% discount off of self-pay fees at the BU Dental Health Center located at 930 Commonwealth Avenue. Please present your retiree card to take advantage of this benefit. This benefit is not available in addition to existing personal dental insurance coverage or discounts. For more information please call 617-358-1000.