These discounts and offers are subject to change at the discretion of the vendor at any time. These links and the accompanying descriptions are being provided as a convenience and for informational purposes only. They do not constitute an endorsement or an approval by the Board of Regents, Valdosta State University Team Georgia Connection or any other department, agency , authority or political subdivision of the State of Georgia of any of the products, services or opinions of the corporation or organization or individual. These same entities bear no responsibility for the accuracy, legality or content of the external site or for that of subsequent links. Please contact the external site for answers to questions regarding its content. You may report a problem or discontinued discounts by calling the Human Resources office at 333-5709.
University System of Georgia Employee Discounts Page: http://www.usg.edu/hr/benefits/2017_benefits/usg_perks_at_work
Orlando Vacation Discounts
Going to Orlando? Affordable travel offers, great discounts on theme parks and accommodations for employees visiting Orlando, Florida on the following:
- Discount Disney World Tickets and vacation packages
- Universal Studio Tickets
- Sea World Tickets, Discovery Bay, and Aquatica
- Vacation homes fully stocked and professionally decorated (most with pools also)
- Orlando hotels close to or on theme park property
- Car Rentals
- Free 75 page Disney World Guide to help plan your vacation
- Discount packages which inlcude theme park tickets and lodging
To access tickets and accommodations please visit http://www.orlandovacation.com/discounts.
Sea World - click here for on-line discounts $10 off tickets when purchased on-line and info on the "To Be a Kid Again" discount.
Wild Adventures -buy annual passes twice a year on campus.
AL's Towing and Recovery - 913 W. Hill Ave Valdosta, GA 31604-3415 (229) 247-7422 -10% off towing services
Heavenly Car Care - 1000 N. Ashley Street. (229) 469-7257 - Wednesday VSU Discount Day on car washes and detailing. 8 am – 8 pm.
Insta-Lube,Inc. - 902 N. Ashley St.-(229) 247-7553 and 1718 Gornto Rd.-(229) 242-2292 - $3.00 off full service oil change.
Kauffman Tire - 3121 Inner Perimeter Road - 10% off entire invoice.
Sprint Family Share Pack - offering VSU employees that switch up to 5 lines for $90/month – and after your 18% discount, that’s only $73.80/month!
- Includes unlimited talk and text and 12GB of high-speed data, all on the Sprint network
- Pay no access charges for a year
- Switch now and we will pay your switching costs - up to $350 per line via American Express® Reward Card. That means a family of 5 can get up to $1,750 to cover switching costs
- Mention ID Code: GAUNV_SGA_ZZZ to help sales professionals when addressing inquiries
University System of Georgia employees who enroll in the Advantage Program will receive the following benefits:
No annual service contracts and no activation fees, Early Termination Fees reimbursed to help with costly service contracts, 15% discount on every line, 4 phones for less than $100, Phone upgrades whenever you want with JUMP!, Unlimited talk, text and data, unlimited international texting from the U.S. to 200+ countries, Unlimited data and text in over 120 countries included no extra charge.
Please direct questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- 15% discount on monthly access for both voice and selected data plans
- 12% discount on e-mail data features added to PDA voice plans
- 25% discount from retail accessory pricing
- Value based bundles for voice, text and e-mail
- Prorated early termination fees
- Reduced handset pricing
Fitness and Health
Anytime Fitness - 3143-C N. Ashley St and 515 N. St Augustine Rd.- $34.00/month when you sign an 18 month agreement, direct debit. $20.00 processing fee. $19.00 key fee, $10.00/month stand-up tanning (optional); personal trainers (optional)
Center for Outdoor Recreational Experiences - Offering a full line of Outdoor Rental Gear – kayaks, canoes, backpacks, tents, sleeping bags, camp stoves and much more. CORE also offers guided outdoor trips and a 12 acre challenge course on campus. CORE Office - 229-245-2355
Nutrisystem -Find out how your FSA/HSA can help you pay for membership! Click on this information: http://content.nutrisystem.com/pdf/Nutrisystem_D_Health_Insurance_Info.pdf
Southern Eye Center -2310 N. Patterson Street, Suite B; 20% discount on LASIK, Botox and Sunglasses
Student Recreation Center - call at 229-333-5898 or after hours at 229-245-4306.
Weight Watchers - offered on campus at a discount. Find out how your FSA/HSA can help you pay for membership! Click on this link for form. For more information, please visit www.valdosta.edu/finadmin/wellness/programs.shtml. If your physician has prescribed the Weight Watchers program as treatment for obesity or an obesity-related disease, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) may allow you to use funds from your pre-tax accounts such as your Flexible Spending Account (FSA) or HSA to pay with tax-free dollars.
YMCA - 2424 Gornto Rd - $25.00 Registration Fee, Memberships: Individual ($35.00/mo), Family ($44.00/mo), no contract, payroll deduction available for membership. To join or cancel your YMCA membership, see Catherine Wills in Human Resources, 229-333-5709 or by email email@example.com.
Food and Beverage
Bojangles -1725 W. Hill Ave- 10% off total order
Daylight Donuts – 1305 Baytree Rd. and 3175 Inner Perimeter Rd. 10% off purchase
Dick’s Wings – 1703 Gornto Road – 15% off order excluding alcoholic beverages
Elliano’s - 1343 Baytree Rd. 10% off purchase after 4:00 pm every Wednesday
Fazoli's - 1307 N. St Augustine Rd. -Wednesday is VSU Day at Fazoli's. Students, faculty and staff receive a free soft drink and slice of pizza or side salad with any entree purchase when they show us a valid ID card on Wednesdays.
Ichiban Japanese Restaurant - 2965 N. Ashley Street 5 Points - Must show VSU ID Card to receive 15% discount
Longhorn Steakhouse - 1110 N. St. Augustine Road – 10% off order excluding alcoholic beverages
The Egg and I - 2953 N. Ashley Street; 10% off total order
The Mix - 1803 Jerry Jones Road; 10% discount for employees
Wooden Nickel - 3269 Inner Perimeter Road 10% off purchase excluding alcoholic beverages
Wild Wok – 914 Baytree Road – 10% off order excluding alcoholic beverages
Baymont Inn – 1725 Gornto Road - $59.99 per night plus tax. All rooms come with the double sided pillow top Dreamium beds, free wireless Internet, free deluxe continental breakfast with Belgium waffles and an onsite pool and fitness center. Conveniently located just minutes from VSU and directly across from the JC Penney at the mall with numerous restaurants within walking distance. For reservations, call 229-253-0009 or visit www.jamesoninn.com.
Drury Inn & Suites - 1327 N. St. Augustine Road - $79.99 Free Hot Breakfast Buffet 7 days a week, Free 5:30 Kickback® - including Hot Food & Cold Beverages available 7 days a week, Free Wireless Internet, Walking distance to restaurants, 100% Smoke Free, Suites available for additional charge.
LaQuinta Inn and Suites - 1800 Clubhouse Drive Valdosta, GA 31601. VSU Academic discounted rate of $70.00. On top of receiving a discounted rate, will donate $1.00 per room night booked by VSU employees to the Student Development Organization through the VSU Foundation Office. Included in the $70.00 rate is a FREE Full Hot Breakfast Buffet along with a complimentary evening reception served Monday through Saturday(6-8pm) including: beer, wine, mixed drinks, sodas, pretzels, cookies, and ice cream. The discounted rate may be used for conferences, guest speakers, employee interviews, or even friends and family of staff. Discounted rates (in percentage off terms) to students and their families, but the special $70.00 rate is only good for faculty and staff.
Ashley Furniture HomeStore - Print out Preferred Community Partner card in link.
Student Loan Forgiveness
Rent A Car
Book a reservation by using the account number, 03W1070, and save money on car rental for leisure travel! You will receive the state rates (coverage not included) with Enterprise Rent-A-Car in Georgia and a corporate discount for rentals that occur outside of Georgia!
How to make reservations:
Option 1: Call the rental branch. Be sure to reference your account number (03W1070)
Option 2: Use your customized web link that has your account number automatically built in: http://www.enterprise.com/car_rental/deeplinkmap.do?bid=002&cust=03W1070
Enterprise Rent-A-Car Account Manager
- FACULTY AND STAFF TICKETS: Current retired faculty and staff are eligible for a discounted rate for season tickets only. No single game discounts are available.
- STUDENT TICKETS: Current VSU students are admitted free of charge to all regular season home events with a current student ID. Tickets must be purchased for all postseason events.
- MILITARY TICKETS: Active duty military and their families are admitted free of charge to all regular season home events with a valid military ID. Tickets must be purchased for all postseason events.
VSU Bookstore - University Union Oak St- 10% off any regular priced merchandise excluding textbooks.
- Individual Tickets: $27 per performance
- Season Tickets: $135 per subscription