Donor Courtesies

Donor Courtesies

Donor Events

Throughout the year, Chancellor’s Club and Chancellor’s Associate donors are invited to year-round events, such as the Chancellor’s Associates Colloquium series and Signature Events. These events showcase UC San Diego’s distinguished faculty, thought-provoking academic programs and cutting edge research. In addition, Chancellor’s Associates receive special invitations to exclusive private engagements in other areas across campus.


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


You may obtain a Recreation card 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 receive your recreation card, take you Chancellor’s Club 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

Access to the UC San Diego online portal allows you access to most of UC San Diego’s e-journals and databases from an off-campus computer. These resources are typically restricted to current UCSD faculty, staff, and students. To obtain a UC San Diego email address and access to the online portal, call (858) 822-2540.

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. This means all Chancellor’s Associates, Chancellor’s Club and Chancellor’s Associates Young Alumni receive 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.