Perks & Programs

Georgia Tech has a partnership with local, statewide and national businesses that offer discounts and other incentives to employees and students with valid University identification cards. As a Georgia Tech employee you can also take advantage of perks and programs through the USG and State of Georgia.

Georgia Tech Perks & Programs

Education & Family 

529 Georgia Higher Education Savings Plan              

Georgia Tech employees can make payroll deductions into the 529 Georgia Higher Education Savings Plan which offers numerous advantages: tax-free withdrawals, a range of investment options, no annual contribution limits, professional management of the funds saved, and more.

Georgia Tech Summer & Break Camps

Tech Wreck Day Camp at the Campus Recreation Center is a weekly camp offered for rising first- through eighth-grade children of faculty/staff or students. Incorporating recreation, fitness, and field trips to area locations, the camp creates a fun and fit school break for kids. Additionally, the R. Kirk Landon Learning Center and The Children’s Campus @ Georgia Tech provide week long summer and school-break day camps for children, up to 8 years old. 

On-Campus Childcare

Georgia Tech has two on-campus child development centers providing a safe, nurturing and engaging environment for the children of its faculty, staff, and students, with tuition savings of up to 10% off community rates.

On-Campus Professional Development

Georgia Tech Human Resources offers core competency training for faculty and staff through Workplace Learning & Professional Development courses. Services include instructor-led classes, informal team collaborations, and online learning experiences.

Tuition Assistance

Educational assistance programs are available for Georgia Tech full-time employees and research titled faculty. These programs provide tuition and fee waivers or reimbursements for degree-seeking employees.

Usit Babysitting Services

USit is an on-demand babysitting app that connects highly vetted college students to busy parent professionals. Staff and Faculty receive $30 off their first Usit experience using the code “Gtech30”.

Entertainment & Shopping

Adorama

Shop Adorama for a powerhouse lineup of cameras, lenses, cinematography gear, studio lighting, tripods, pro audio, computers, printers, and every cutting-edge accessory you need to create triumphant work. Employees can receive up to 15% off.

Atlanta Hawks

Employees can enjoy discounted tickets and special offers with code GATECH.

Athletics Discounts

Georgia Tech faculty and staff are eligible to receive free or discounted tickets for athletic Georgia Tech events. 

Barnes & Noble at Georgia Tech 

Show your BuzzCard and get a 10% discount on everything, including Starbucks! 

Biltmore Estate

Get discounted daytime admission tickets to America's largest home with code sog. 

BJ's Wholesale Club

Georgia Tech employees can enjoy 10% off a $50 annual membership fee. FREE second membership card for a household member and 3 FREE additional months. 

City Pass

Receive an additional 10% off the already low City Pass prices. 

Ferst Center for the Arts

Located in the heart of campus, employees can experience professional music, dance and theater performance through discounted tickets. 

From You Flowers

From You Flowers is your one-stop destination to make someone smile with a gift for any occasion. Save 25% as an employee of Georgia Tech.

Georgia Aquarium

Enjoy discounted general admission and annual admission passes to the largest aquarium in the Western Hemisphere with a special discount code.

Georgia State Parks Golf Courses 

Discover championship golf at affordable prices and see why Georgia State Park Golf Courses are known as “the sweetest deals in golf.” Use your BuzzCard to save $10 on a Club Card.

Orlando Theme Park Discounts 

Exclusive discounts available to Georgia Tech employees for more than 500 Orlando-area lodging and attractions.

Regal Movie Vouchers

Purchase discounted movie vouchers at the Ferst Center Box Office.

Health & Wellness

Be Well Benefits Education & Wellness Series                              

Be Well is a free workshop series for employees to equip them with the tools they need to make smart wellness choices for themselves and their families.

Campus Recreation Center                   

Faculty and staff can enjoy one of the best campus recreation facilities in the country for as little at $24 a month.

DePoe Eye Center     

Located in the Georgia Tech Student Center, the DePoe Eye Center offers complete eye care services. Employees receive 20% off frames.

Employee Assistance Program         

The Employee Assistance Program is a confidential service that assists employees with addressing emotional, mental health and work-related concerns. The program is offered at no cost. Faculty and staff are eligible for toll-free access to licensed clinical professionals, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and up to four sessions per counseling issue and referral for a full range of personal, family and work concerns.

Georgia Tech Dining Discount

The faculty and staff meal plan comes with a 20% bonus and weekly and monthly retail promotions.

G.I.T. FIT

G.I.T. FIT, offered through Campus Recreation, helps you learn lifelong skills, increase fitness levels, and just have fun through more than 80 non-credit classes spanning martial arts to golf to personal training. Its mission is to provide the Georgia Tech community with opportunities to begin or continue a healthy lifestyle that lasts.

Homer Rice Center for Sports Performance

The Homer Rice Center for Sports Performance provides physical rehabilitation and chiropractic services to employees and students right on campus.

Objective Wellness

Objective Wellness develops powerful science-based formulas to keep you strong and feeling good. Use the CODE: (SHOP15) and receive 15% off any product to maintain your skin, energy, and sleep.

Tech Dentistry

Conveniently located on campus, Tech Dentistry's experienced specialists are waiting to help with your dental needs.

Tobacco Cessation Support

Georgia Tech Health Promotions is committed to providing and identifying resources to support current tobacco users’ efforts to quit through strategies like self-help quit guides, in-person and telephone counseling, and medication.

Home Services

ARIUM Westside Apartments

Staff receive a waived $150 Admin fee during application process. Staff and Students are able to take advantage of any standing specials that are promoted at the time of applying.

Guaranteed Rate

Home mortgage company waiving all lender fees, up to $1,290 in savings.

ICON Midtown

Receive an additional $500 off at move-in.

Provident Funding

Enrollment in the Mortgage Benefit Program would mean a discount on closing costs. You can save up to $5,000 on top of our industry-leading rates. Provident Funding provides this competitive discount on any eligible home purchase or refinance of a primary residence, second home, or investment property. Discount amount varies based on the new loan amount and property state.

Senior/Assisted Living

Receive 7.5% off monthly fee/basic service rate and 10% off private duty home care. Assisted living and respite care discounts vary.

TransUnion Smart Move

TransUnion SmartMove allows renters to seamlessly provide all necessary information, such as comprehensive credit reports, criminal background checks, etc., to landlords when submitting a housing application. Most importantly, SmartMove protects your personal information. Receive 20% off using the discount code: GTSave20.

Legal & Financial Services

Bank at Work

Georgia Tech has partnered with three banks to offer discounted and/or premier services to employees. Save time and money when dealing with your personal finances.

Georgia United Credit Union       

Members receive competitive rates and an unparalleled member service experience, in addition to member-exclusive discounts and rewards.

LifeSuite Services   

LifeSuite Services are designed to help you in times of need — Legal, Financial, and Grief. Examples include assistance drafting and reviewing legal documents such as wills, power of attorney and health care directives and guidance from accredited financial consultants regarding credit management, budgeting, mortgage/refinancing, retirement/401(k) and basic estate planning.

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You Decide

Get quick and easy access to financial planning services and auto, home, renters and pet insurance through You Decide. The discount client ID is GT211.

Miscellaneous

Day Translations

Employees can receive 10% off professional translation and interpreting services by using code “gatech10”.

Foam Core Print

Receive 10% off already wholesale prices for large format printing services.

Tomedes Translation Services

Use code AWESOMETOM for a 10% discount on language, interpretation and translation services. This can be used by students and researchers to aide them in their their research and studies.

On-Campus Offers

Athletics Discounts

Georgia Tech faculty and staff are eligible to receive free or discounted tickets for athletic Georgia Tech events. 

Barnes & Noble at Georgia Tech 

Show your BuzzCard and get a 10% discount on everything, including Starbucks! 

Be Well Benefits Education & Wellness Series                              

Be Well is a free workshop series for employees to equip them with the tools they need to make smart wellness choices for themselves and their families.

Campus Recreation Center                   

Faculty and staff can enjoy one of the best campus recreation facilities in the country for as little at $24 a month.

DePoe Eye Center     

Located in the Georgia Tech Student Center, the DePoe Eye Center offers complete eye care services. Employees receive 20% off frames.

Employee Assistance Program         

The Employee Assistance Program is a confidential service that assists employees with addressing emotional, mental health and work-related concerns. The program is offered at no cost. Faculty and staff are eligible for toll-free access to licensed clinical professionals, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and up to four sessions per counseling issue and referral for a full range of personal, family and work concerns.

Employee Resource Groups Join one of Georgia Tech's six Employee Resource Groups (ERG), organized around common dimensions of diversity. ERGs are designed to offer forums where like-minded employees can enhance their employment experiences.

Ferst Center for the Arts

Located in the heart of campus, employees can experience professional music, dance and theater performance through discounted tickets. 

Georgia Tech Citizen's Police Academy                 

The Georgia Tech Citizen's Police Academy is offered twice a year to inform citizens about how the department operates and educate about issues facing campus law enforcement efforts at Georgia Tech. The free course is open to faculty, staff and students.

Georgia Tech Dining Discount

The faculty and staff meal plan comes with a 20% bonus and weekly and monthly retail promotions.

Georgia Tech Summer & Break Camps

Tech Wreck Day Camp at the Campus Recreation Center is a weekly camp offered for rising first- through eighth-grade children of faculty/staff or students. Incorporating recreation, fitness, and field trips to area locations, the camp creates a fun and fit school break for kids. Additionally, the R. Kirk Landon Learning Center and The Children’s Campus @ Georgia Tech provide week long summer and school-break day camps for children, up to 8 years old. 

G.I.T. FIT

G.I.T. FIT, offered through Campus Recreation, helps you learn lifelong skills, increase fitness levels, and just have fun through more than 80 non-credit classes spanning martial arts to golf to personal training. Its mission is to provide the Georgia Tech community with opportunities to begin or continue a healthy lifestyle that lasts.

Homer Rice Center for Sports Performance

The Homer Rice Center for Sports Performance provides physical rehabilitation and chiropractic services to employees and students right on campus.

On-Campus Childcare

Georgia Tech has two on-campus child development centers providing a safe, nurturing and engaging environment for the children of its faculty, staff, and students, with tuition savings of up to 10% off community rates.

On-Campus Professional Development

Georgia Tech Human Resources offers core competency training for faculty and staff through Workplace Learning & Professional Development courses. Services include instructor-led classes, informal team collaborations, and online learning experiences.

Paper & Clay (Student Center) 

Georgia Tech customers are eligible for reduced print pricing

Parking and Transportation

Get $100 off your annual discounted parking pass just for carpooling.

Rent Tech Rec                  

Think of Tech Rec for your next party, meeting or organizational get-together. It's the perfect place to bring groups of all ages and can be rented by the recreational area (bowling, billiards, gaming lounge or multi-purpose room) or by the entire facility. Special rates for Georgia Tech employees.

Tech Dentistry

Conveniently located on campus, Tech Dentistry's experienced specialists are waiting to help with your dental needs.

Tobacco Cessation Support

Georgia Tech Health Promotions is committed to providing and identifying resources to support current tobacco users’ efforts to quit through strategies like self-help quit guides, in-person and telephone counseling, and medication.

Tuition Assistance

Educational assistance programs are available for Georgia Tech full-time employees and research titled faculty. These programs provide tuition and fee waivers or reimbursements for degree-seeking employees.

Technology

AT&T Sponsorship Program            

New and existing customers can receive special deals and discounts up to 20% for cellular service through AT&T. Use promo code: FAN:110128

Computer Discounts

Online discounts are available from Dell, Apple and Lenovo computers for full-time employees. 

Software Discounts       

The USG's Software Resources and Services website offers affordable, brand name software and services for work or personal computers.

Sprint       

Georgia Tech employees can receive an 18% discount on Sprint services.

T-Mobile Wireless Benefits

Get T-Mobile Amplified (TM) - exclusive savings of up to 33% off for you and your family. Plan includes unlimited talk, text, & 4G LTE, free Netflix, and more. Not available in stores. Use promo code: 1019 TMOFAV

Verizon               

Georgia Tech employees can receive a 15% discount on Verizon services.

Transportation & Travel

AAA

Employees and students receive a 20% discount on top of current specials! 

Avis Car Rental

Employees can save up to 25% on every rental whenever you make reservations using the Avis Worldwide Discount # S829800.

BMW

Through our partnership with BMW, Group Fleet pricing is available nationwide, allowing you to leverage Corporate Fleet Discounts on the purchase or lease of most BMW and MINI models

Budget Car Rental    

Employees can save up to 25% on every rental whenever you make reservations using the Budget discount number R524700.

CobbLinc

The CobbLinc express bus provides services from Cobb County into midtown and downtown Atlanta Monday through Friday for a 9% discount for faculty/staff.

Crowne Plaza Midtown

Employees receive discounted rate of $127/night. Provide discount code 000189782.

Dream Vacations

Receive minimum $25 on-board credit per stateroom. Mention code SAV4U.

FastPark & Relax

Enjoy discounted airport parking ($9.77/day compared to $11.50/day), emergency car service and complimentary luggage assistance with FastPark. All parking is covered and located three minutes from the international terminal (although use for domestic flights is easy if you are traveling with carry-on luggage only).

   

Ford

As an employee of Georgia Tech, you are eligible to participate in the Partner Recognition X-Plan Vehicle Pricing Program! The login partner code is GTECH.

GRTA Express

Georgia Tech GRTA Xpress Bus passes are available for faculty/staff only via payroll deduction.

Gwinnett County Transit

Gwinnett County Transit passes are available for faculty/staff only via payroll deduction. Passes may be picked up in the BuzzCard Center.

Jeeps Are Us

Receive discounts when shopping online by using code “5off”.

MARTA Passes

Discount MARTA passes are available via pre-tax payroll deduction. Log into TechWorks to select your voluntary payroll deductions for MARTA under Payroll and Compensation.

Mercedes-Benz Fleet Incentive Program

Mercedes-Benz of South Atlanta provides an employee fleet incentive program in recognition of their partnership with the Georgia Institute of Technology.

Number 1 Auto Transport

Number 1 Auto Transport is a nationwide car shipping company that specializes in shipping cars across the country. Staff, faculty and students can receive a 10% discount off any car shipping reservation fee nationwide by using code Gatech10.

Parking and Transportation

Get $100 off your annual discounted parking pass just for carpooling.

Southwest Airlines

Receive a discount rate of 13% off on Anytime fares and 5% off on Wanna Get Away fares. Use company ID: 99319894. Log-in with personal Rapid Rewards membership username and password. www.southwest.com/corporaterapidrewards

Staybridge Suites

Employees receive a discounted rate of $149/night for all suites with breakfast included. Use code 000189782.

Travel Discounts

Get discounts for international and domestic trip itineraries, budget hotels and hostels, travel insurance, tours and packages, and travel gear from STA Travel (requires purchase of a $22 card, good for one year).

Worldwide Emergency Travel Assistance

All benefits-eligible USG employees traveling abroad, including spouses and dependents, have access to travel assistance services from Redpoint. Additional resources are available for BlueCross BlueShield and Kaiser Permanente policyholders. Learn more here. 

ZipCar

Employees enjoy discounted rates on Zipcar.