Donor Courtesies

Donor Courtesies

Donor Events

Throughout the year, Chancellor’s Associate donors are invited to exclusive campus events that showcase UC San Diego’s distinguished faculty, thought-provoking academic programs and cutting edge research.


UC San Diego’s Library services are available to you by obtaining a library card at the Circulation Desk of the Geisel Library at a 50% discount. Please be sure to take your Chancellor’s Associates donor card to receive your discount. For more information, contact the library at (858) 534-3336 or visit their website.


You may obtain a Recreation card at a 50% discount which entitles you to the use of all recreation facilities, as well as reduced rates on classes and workshops, outdoor equipment rental and outdoor trips. There may be restrictions on the time that facilities are available. For general Recreation information, call (858) 534-4037.

Please note: To purchase your recreation card, take you Chancellor’s Associates donor card to the main sales desk at RIMAC. The staff will issue a new Recreation card to you which is required for access to RIMAC.

The Ida and Cecil Green Faculty Club

Chancellor’s Associates have access to the club for buffet lunch and special events at the current guest rates. The club offers lunch service Monday through Friday from 11:30am to 2:00pm. Rooms are available for rental for private meetings and catered functions. For full use of the Faculty Club’s facilities, Club membership is available to you. For more information contact the Faculty Club at (858) 534-0876 or visit their website.

Online Portal

Receive a UC San Diego email address which allows you access to the online portal and UC San Diego’s databases from an off-campus computer. To obtain a UC San Diego email address and access to the online portal, email

Auditing UC San Diego Classes

All Chancellor’s Associates donors can audit UC San Diego Classes at no charge. If you are interested, email with the class and professor’s name, course number, and your date and time preferences, and arrangements will be made. Please note that auditing certain classes requires a professor’s permission, so approval to participate is not always guaranteed.

Rady School of Management

The Chancellor’s Associates program is registered as a Rady Corporate Education Affiliate providing donors a 15% discount when registering for courses offered through the Rady School’s Center for Executive Development by entering the code: CHANASSN15.

Triton Travel

See the world with Triton Travel: These guided tours offered by the UC San Diego Alumni office are now open to Chancellor’s Associates. For additional information contact the Chancellor’s Associates office.

Chancellor’s Associates Tax Deductibility

In accordance with IRS regulations, your gift to the Foundation is tax-deductible, except to the extent that benefits were provided to you in consideration for your gift. Your gift is fully tax-deductible if you decline to receive benefits (notice should be in writing at the time of payment).

Please consider becoming a Chancellor's Associate donor by making a gift today. For more information or questions, please contact us.