Discounts

CUNY e-Mall

Pay less and save more. Promotional discounts, special giveaways, and FREE software are available for members of the CUNY community while shopping at the CUNY eMall. Log in to your CUNY Portal Account and click on CUNY eMall for more information and special discount codes.  

The CUNY eMall offers discounts for:

Clothing

  • Jos. A. Bank Store is not just another menswear retailed; they cater to the "all around man". Whether it's dressing in a suit or just being laid back and casual. With a valid CUNY ID card they will take 20 percent off your entire purchase.

  • Woodbury Common Premium Outlets offers savings brand names such as Coach, Dolce & Gabbana, Escada, Fendi, Gap Outlet, Polo Ralph Lauren, and more. As a CUNY eMall Shopper, you are also entitled to discounted transportation to Woodbury Commons.

Communications

  • T-Mobile is offering BC Employees a 15% monthly discount. There is no activation fee for up to 5 lines with no contract and the best selection on 4G/LTE devices.
  • Sprint  is offering BC Faculty and Staff 19% discount off select regularly priced monthly service. 

Computers and Software

  • Dell offers CUNY members discounts when you buy Dell computers and peripherals in the Dell University Program. When you shop with Dell through CUNY E-mall, you get 7 percent off all purchases and academic pricing on software and peripherals.

  • Microsoft - Save up to 75% on Microsoft Softwares.

  • Free downloads for McAfee anti-virus and Maplesoft Softwares.

Entertainment

  • Plum Benefits offers discounts for many events: theater, sports, concerts, comedy, attractions and more. Most Broadway and off-Broadway plays are discounted between 10 and 40 percent off regular prices. You can even save 40 percent off new movie tickets. Simply register for an account using your work email and the discount code.
  • Working Advantage offers CUNY employees exclusive discounts on movie theaters, movie rentals, theme parks, ski tickets, Broadway theater, special family events, online shopping and much more. By registering online, you will automatically receive 100 bonus Advantage Points. Advantage Points are accrued in your personal account when you place orders online and never expire. Simply register for an account using your work email and the discount code. When registration is complete, you can order either online or by phone at 800.565.3712, Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m., or Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Finance

  • Municipal Credit Union offers CUNY employees and all New York City employees the competitive rates on savings and checking, along with low interest rates on loans.

  • PSC-CUNY offers a variety of benefits to CUNY's instructional and managerial staff. It offers competitive rates on savings and investment accounts along with competitive interest rates on loans.

  • PSC-CUNY and affiliates (AFT and NYSUT) also offers a variety of discounts on legal service plans, term life insurance, NSC Defensive Driving Courses, magazine subscriptions, Wyndham Hotels and Vacation Rentals, Six Flags and more. 

Fitness

  • Bally Total Fitness health clubs offer brand-name exercise equipment, the latest group exercise classes including Pilates, POWERFLEX and SPINNING, customized personal training, nutritional supplements and more - all at a great value.
  • YMCA of Greater New York offers CUNY staff and students a 20 percent discount on adult and family membership rates and 50 percent off the initiation fee. You can also download a free one-day guest pass. Click here to see employee membership rates.

Office Supplies

  • Staples offers special discounts during its Customer Appreciation Days private sales program. These events take place on a quarterly basis and generally fun for three days.  

Other Discounts

Communications

  • AT&T offers generous discounts. In addition to waiving the activation fee, faculty and staff members receive a 20 percent discount; students receive an 18 percent discount. Contact your local AT&T at 1610 Flatbush Avenue.

Entertainment

  • Barclays Center - The Brooklyn Nets & Barclays Center offer employees special ticket discounts. For special offer codes, please click here.

  • Brooklyn Botanical Garden offers BC employees and students free admission with a validated BC ID.

  • Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts offers discounts on most performances. To find out more, call 718.951.4500 or visit the box office, located in the Walt Whitman Theater vestibule, Tuesday to Saturday 1 p.m to 6 p.m.

  • Brooklyn Museum offers BC employees and students free admission with a validated BC ID.

  • CorporateOffers.com provides discounts to Broadway shows and other live entertainment shows in the New York area. As an employee, you can get access to these exclusive offers that are up to 70 percent off the face value of tickets. The full list of all offers is available on their website or by calling 646.290.6419. You may also view this week's top sellers.

  • Corporate Perks offers Brooklyn College employees discounts on household goods, clothing, electronics, movie tickets, rentals, hotels, plane tickets and many more. All you need is your college e-mail to join. You will receive an e-mail for registration.

  • Wildlife Conservation Society - Brooklyn College CUNY has signed up for the Wildlife Conservation Society's Online Discount Ticket Program. As a member of this program, you are now able to buy discounted tickets for the Bronx Zoo, Central Park Zoo and New York Aquarium with the added convenience of printing your admission tickets from your computer and presenting them at the entrance turnstiles bypassing ticket booth lines. Purchasing admission tickets has never been easier!  Discounted tickets include Adults- $16.76 (regularly $20.95), Children- $12.76 (regularly $15.95) and Senior Citizens - $15.16 (regularly $18.95).

    You may purchase tickets immediately by visiting our online ticket store at https://tickets.wcs.org. You will need to enter your unique Store Name, in order to access this name please log onto Brooklyn Web Portal and retrieve the name on the HR tab under Employee Discounts.

Food

  • Applebee's is giving us a 10 percent discount. Show your faculty/staff ID to receive a discount on your order.
  • In the Junction - Show your Brooklyn College ID when you go to Burger King, Dynasty Chinese Restaurant, Quiznos (except for special deals), and Subways to receive a discount up to 10% on your order.

  • Restaurant.com is offering Brooklyn College students, faculty, staff and employees 40 percent off gift certificates to more than 15,000 restaurants nationwide. The Brooklyn College discount code is: CUNY.

The New York Times

  • The New York Times is offering all Brooklyn College employees and students up to 60 percent off the regular rate. This offer is available for new and current subscribers. To receive the discount, make sure to mention Brooklyn College's media code: SNYTXX. To sign up or change current subscription, call 888.NYT.COLL (888.698.2655). In addition, faculty members who use The New York Times as required reading in class are entitled to a free Monday–Friday home subscription. For more information, contact Christine Cappello, education manager, at 914.937.5913 or via e-mail.

Shopping

  • Corporate Perks offers Brooklyn College employees discounts on household goods, clothing, electronics, movie tickets, rentals, hotels, plane tickets and many more. All you need is your college e-mail to join. You will receive an e-mail for registration.

  • Modell's offers all CUNY employees a 10 percent discount for purchases made in-store only. To receive the discount, just show your ID at the time of your in-store purchase.

  • Yipit is offering up to 15% cash back to Brooklyn College employees at popular e-commerce sites like Gap, Sony, Ann Taylor and more. Click here to sign up and to see all savings available for Brooklyn College employees. You must use your Brooklyn College e-mail address.

Travel

  • Orlandovacation.com is offering Brooklyn College employees discounts for their vacations by ordering online or calling the Orlando-based office at 888.632.1103. Log in to the Brooklyn Web Portal for the Member Log on ID.

  • Zipcar is offering discounts to Brooklyn College Faculty and Staff. In the New York City metro area, Zipcar has over 3,000 vehicles and 500 locations where you can rent a car for business trips or personal errands anytime you like, 24/7. Zipcar also operates in dozens of other cities in North America and you never have to worry about paying for gas and insurance. Go to www.zipcar.com/find-cars to locate the vehicles nearest to you.   

    Special Deal for Brooklyn College Faculty & Staff:

    • Application Fee Waiver (a $25 value)
    • Half Price Annual Memberships Only $25
    • Current Discounted Weekday Rates (excludes specialty vehicles)
    • Discounted Hourly Rate: $10.75
    • Business Day Rate (7 AM - 7 PM): $71
    • 24-Hour Day Rate: $81

    All rates include gas, insurance and 180 miles/day ($0.45/mile thereafter). These special rates cover all vehicles except BMWs and convertibles. Weekend rates vary, depending on metro area and length of reservation.

    Join today at www.zipcar.com/brooklyncollege.

    If you are already a member, contact Heather Cohen with your Zipcard number to update your account to the Brooklyn College plan to receive discounted rates.