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Bragging Rights Amusements

$5 off 1 Unlimited Player Entry Wristband

Present valid GatorOne ID at purchase. Does not stack or apply to other discounted offers or promotions, only to the standard entry price.

Bragging Rights Amusements in Gainesville, Florida offers hundreds of classic and modern arcade games, pinball, and carnival games, all set up for unlimited play. Check out our bar with beer, wine, seltzers, slushies, canned cocktails, food and snacks. It’s the perfect spot to spend a day with friends and family.

Florida Gators Football

Special football season ticket pricing.

Tickets may be purchase in the Gator ticket office, located on the west side of Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, in the corner of Gale Lemerand Dr. and Stadium Road, by going to the Florida Gators ticket website, calling (352) 375-4683 or emailing ticketoffice@gators.ufl.edu.

All full-time UF faculty and staff members have access to special football season ticket pricing. Up to two season tickets can be purchased without paying the required Gator Booster contribution in sections 61, 63 and 65, based on availability.

Florida Gators Men’s Basketball

Special basketball season ticket pricing.

Tickets may be purchase in the Gator ticket office, located on the west side of Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, in the corner of Gale Lemerand Dr. and Stadium Road, by going to the Florida Gators ticket website, calling (352) 375-4683 or emailing ticketoffice@gators.ufl.edu.

All full-time UF faculty and staff members can purchase up to two Florida Men’s Basketball season tickets without paying the required Gator Booster contribution in sections 101-105, based on availability.

Georgia Aquarium

Discounted admission – $37.99 & more!

Redeem by using the unique link created for UF: www.georgiaaquarium.org/ufl

Georgia Aquarium is the top attraction in Atlanta, GA as well as the largest aquarium in the United States.

Just Escaped

20% off per player

Book online with promo code “ufperks.”

We are one of Gainesville’s newest escape rooms with 4 rooms to choose from. Located at Archer and 34th. Great for couples, families, friends, birthdays and team building. Book today!

Lockbusters Escape Game

Team Members receive 15% off their entire booking when using the code UF15

Book online and use promo code UF15. Players can only redeem one discount per booking.

Mark Bostick Golf Course

All members receive a 10% discount on all Pro Shop merchandise and reduced cart fees.

The Mark Bostick Golf Course at the University of Florida is a private course and you must be affiliated with the university or a guest of someone who is to play.

UF faculty and staff memberships

Annual Memberships

  • Single: $2,825
  • Youth (17 & Under): $1,400
  • Senior (60+, Monday-Friday): $2,200
  • Family: $4,560 + $180 per Child

Semester Memberships

Four-month memberships: Jan. 1 – Apr. 30, May 1 – Aug. 31, Sept. 1 – Dec. 31

  • Faculty and staff: $1,025

Summer Memberships

Two-month memberships: May 1 – June 30, July 1 – August 31

  • Faculty and staff: $530

Daily Rates

  • Faculty and staff: $36 (Mon. – Thurs.) | $48 (Fri. – Sun. & Holidays)

Rapids Water Park

Use Access Code “playuf” under Corporate Discounts & Events on our website for discounted tickets!

Must be purchased online in advance. Gate will not honor the presentation of a UF ID for the discount. Cannot be paired with another discount/promo code, cannot be used for special events (Adult Only Nights, Family Foam Parties, etc.), discount is only applicable to admission tickets. Discounts will fluctuate depending on visit date.

Learn more.

Rapids Water Park features a full day of fun for the entire family. With 40 thrilling slides and attractions, we have the biggest, wettest, and coolest thrilling water slides! From mild to wild there is something for all age groups and thrills. So, grab a body-board and enjoy the FlowRider, scream down Big Thunder, or splash in the Big Surf Wave Pool, it’s South Florida’s best way to enjoy the sun. Plus, enjoy private cabanas, group party pavilions, a gift shop, and a variety of delicious food choices.

Space Walk of Gainesville

Receive a 10% discount on 1 unit rental.

Mention GatorPerks and present a Valid GatorOne ID.

Space Walk of Gainesville is Northern Florida’s top provider of inflatable fun! Our ever-growing inventory includes water slides big and small, dry slides, Slip-N-Slides, dunk tanks, wet and dry combos, bounce houses, obstacle courses, rock climb slides, inflatable axe throwing, soccer darts, toddler units, yummy concessions and more!

The Escape Effect

Save 20% on your next game

Book here: https://theescapeeffect.com/blog/student-discount. Valid for groups of 4 or more. Student or Staff ID requested upon check-in.

Winner of Orlando Magazine’s Best Entertainment Experience four years running! Choose from four different and customizable 75, 90 and 120-minute adventures. More puzzles, more time and more fun!

The Escape Game Orlando

10% discount on any game Mondays-Thursdays.

Call 407-501-7222 to make a reservation. Cannot be paired with other discounts, only valid Monday-Thursday.

At The Escape Game, teams will enter a themed room where they have 60 minutes to search for clues, solve puzzles, and complete their mission before time runs out.

TicketsatWork

Offers exclusive Universal and Disney ticket discounts, special offers and access to preferred seating and tickets to top attractions, theme parks, shows, sporting events, movie tickets, car rentals, hotels and much more.

Go to website and click on the “Become a Member” box at the top of the homepage. Create a username/password and enter company code: UFLEDU

Travel

AAA – The Auto Club Group

Membership Level Discounts – Classic (20%), Plus (14%) & Premier (11%)

Add a Classic Member for FREE

Present Valid GatorOne ID

Emergency Roadside Service; Travel; Auto and Home Insurance; Life Insurance

Avis/Budget Car Rental

Savings for state employees

Book Avis or Budget reservations via the portal dedicated to eligible State of Florida renters: https://www.carrental.com/abgPartners/sof/

Select Leisure for personal rentals and the portal will automatically populate the correct discount code (AWD and BCD).

Download the booklet to help you with the booking process, or contact procurement@ufl.edu with questions regarding your reservation.

**PLEASE NOTE**Graduate Students can only access discounted rates if, upon vehicle pickup, they present a staff badge OR have employment status of OPS or higher AND present a letter of introduction from the department (on letterhead, signed by director/dean/chair) stating that the person in question should have access to the staff rates. 

Need more help? Learn more about state car rental contracts here.

Best Western Gateway Grand Hotel and Conference Center

Enjoy 20% off our Best Available Rate (BAR).

Call hotel at (352) 331-3336 or (877) 464-2378 and ask for the GPERKS rate. Discount may only be redeemed at the Gainesville location. Not valid on UF home football game weekends, or UF Graduation weekend.

Booking.com

Up to 40% off at select hotels all over the world at Booking.com.

Click HERE for offer details.

Cherish the Day Travel

$50 onboard credit for 4 nights or more Cruise
$75 onboard credit for 7 nights or more Cruise

Use Code CherishedGator

We provide unparalleled travel accommodations. As a leader in the travel industry, our connections are vast. Whether it’s a family getaway, a trip with friends, or an unforgettable destination to some far off land, we help to make your travel wishes come true. We specialize in Cruises, All-Inclusive Resorts, International Travel, Theme Parks, and more. We are here to help you create “Cherished Memories” that will last a lifetime.

Expedia.com

Employees can save 8% off select hotels at Expedia.com.

Click HERE for offer details and discount code.

Hertz Car Rental

Up to 25% off base rates

Call 800-654-2210 and use discount code CDP#: 1742729

To process your discount online, click here and discount code CDP#: 1742729 will automatically be applied to your reservation. Offer valid at all locations.

If you are experiencing problems with your discount, contact procurement@ufl.edu.

 

Price 4 Limo

Get $100 off all rentals

Use the promo code UF100 at checkout.

Price 4 Limo is one of the nation’s largest ground transportation providers offering thousands of limos, party buses, charter buses, minibuses, and more with over 10+ years in business, and a 5 star rating on TrustPilot with over 2,800 reviews.

StayGainesville Vacation Rentals

10% off of any booking at any property

Use code UF10 when booking online or over the phone.

Short-term rental properties in Gainesville, FL. We have a portfolio of 1 to 6 bedroom condos and homes as well as 2 historic Inns in downtown Gainesville (The Camellia Rose Inn and The Laurel Oak Inn)

TicketsatWork

Offers exclusive Universal and Disney ticket discounts, special offers and access to preferred seating and tickets to top attractions, theme parks, shows, sporting events, movie tickets, car rentals, hotels and much more.

Go to website and click on the “Become a Member” box at the top of the homepage. Create a username/password and enter company code: UFLEDU