Home & Auto Discounts

Home and auto discounts are overseen by WorkLife & Wellness at UC Davis Health. These special rates are available to all employees, students, and retirees.

  • For additional UC Davis affiliate discounts please visit the Staff Assembly site.
  • For additional UCOP Employee Discounts visit the UCOP site.



MetLife Choice

Type: Auto, Home and Renters Insurance
Varies (call for quotes)
Contact: 866-700-3113 | metlifechoice.com/ucdemployees

Steelcase Inc.

Type: Office Furniture, Work From Home Furniture

 Offer: Steelcase will extend the UC Contract discounting to UC employees to support their home office needs.  Steelcase products available on the exclusive shopping site include ergonomic seating, desks, adjustable height worksurfaces, storage, and other furniture suitable for home office set ups.  Several home delivery and installation options are available.

 Location: UC employees must set up an account using their UC email address at www.store.steelcase.com.  Once you are logged in to the site with your authorized email address account, you will have access to the shopping site.

 Contact: Kevin Schmidtbauer, Steelcase Strategic Accounts Manager, 415-699-9529, kschmidt@steelcase.com

Hertz Car Rental Type: Domestic and International care rentals
Offer: Varies (based on quote; refer to company code: 72104
Contact: 1800-654-3131
Conditions: Employees & Students need to show identification badge. Retirees need to show the UC Davis retiree identification card
Enterprise Car Rental Employees click here for details (UC Davis Health INTRANET)
First Bank

Type: Residential Mortgage Financing
Offer: Cost of Property Appraisal Fee (typically $500)
Contact: Eric Seeley, 916-380-0025, eric.seeley@fbol.com

Sequoia Equities – Hidden Lake Condominiums


Type: Apartment Rental
Offer: Preferred Employer Program (PEP) - $0 application fees, choice of two accent walls, $300 move-in credit, enrollment in s-club.
Location: Hidden Lake Condominiums, 7551 Greenhaven Dr.,
Sacramento CA 95831
Contact: Ashley Littman
916-424-4228, Fax: 916-424-2142

Eviva Midtown Apartments

Type: Luxury Apartment Rental
Offer: Preferred Employer Program - $0 application fees, $300 move-in credit, two free painted accent walls.
Location: Eviva Midtown Apartments 1531 N Street
Sacramento CA 95814
Contact: Brittany Robinson 


www.elevatetoeviva.com or https://www.yelp.com/biz/eviva-midtown-sacramento-2


Offer: Get a free security system valued at $850 (with $99
customer installation and purchase of alarm monitoring services)
PLUS $100 VISA Gift Card
Contact: 1-877-908-1328

Security Public Storage Self Storage Offer: 50% off first 3 months rent on your storage unit.
*Discount available on select sizes.
Location: 43 locations in California, Nevada, and Washington DC
Conditions: Employees and students need to show ID badge; Retirees need to show the UC Davis retiree ID badge
PG&E Energy Savings Assistance Program
Home Weatherization
Offer: 30% off PG&E bill and free home weatherization and appliance repairs/replacement for income-qualified customers
American Pacific Mortgage Loan Program

Type: Home loan
Offer: Up to $750 credit towards closing costs

Contact: Jason Mata, Branch Manager, NMLS #273080, 916-798-4733; email: jmatamortgage@gmail.com
Website: http://www.jasonmata.com

Red Star Auto Works Type: Auto body/paint, collision repair, auto/truck customization,
classic auto/truck restoration
Offer: 15% - 20% off labor rates, which can apply to self-pay
repairs or insurance deductibles
Location: 4536 Auburn Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95841
Contact: Steven Gonzalez, steven@redstarautoworks.com,
916-488-7827, (or 916-488-STAR when you dent your car)
University Automotive & Diesel Repair

Offer: With purchase of Fleet Services (contact Darryl Stretars to request a brochure for Fleet Pricing)

  • Free Pickup & Delivery of Vehicle During Work
  • Free Tire Rotation
  • Free Hand Wash & Vacuum of Vehicles Before Returning
  • Free 40-point Inspection

Location: 607 Fulton Ave, Sacramento, CA 95825
Contact: 916-488-6710
Conditions: Please inform the University Automotives Service Writers your affiliation with UC Davis when calling for an appointment. Employees & Students need to show identification badge. Retirees need to show the UC Davis retiree identification card

Verengo Solar Type: Residential Solar
Offer: $250 cashback after installation towards electric bill (to costumers)
Contact: Christina Purintun, 714-459-2055; Fax: 310-755-3397
Golden1 Home Loans Realtor Program

Type: Home Loans
Offer: Receive up to 25% of your realtor’s commission credited towards your closing costs.

  • 80-10-10: Pay 10% down and piggyback your loan with a HELOC for more purchasing power.
  • Home Equity Lines of Credit 97% LTV up to a loan amount of $850,000—Pay only 3% down on your home loan.

Contact: Molly Walsworth, Home Loan Advisor, 916-261-0509
Golden 1 Credit Union

Nissan Leaf Nissan Leaf Flyer (PDF)
RCG Auto Logistics

Type: Vehicle Shipping
Offer: 15% off on vehicle shipping anywhere in the United States. Use or mention code UCD10.
Contact: Daniel Misin: danielm@rcgauto.com or 916-573-6505

TransUnion SmartMove

Type: Online relocation tool that provides renters with secure credit reports for housing applications
Offer: 20% off QuickCheck Service for Housing Applications - Use Discount Code: UCDavisSave20

Keller Williams Realty

Type: Real Estate Services
Offer: 20% off (up to $2,500) Closing Cost Credit/Potential Free Appraisal Roof Inspection; Free Pest Inspection
Location: Greater Sacramento & Davis locations
Contact: Bobby Peterson (BRE #01975523) at rpetersonhomes@gmail.com or 916-420-6508

Auburn Moving and Storage Type: Moving, Packing, and Storage Services
Offer: 10% off on all in-state moving, packing, and storage services
Contact: Sean Minor, 530-823-8685, sean@auburnmoving.com
Paramount Partners Group (PPG)

Type: Mortgage and Home Loan professionals.
Offer: No Lender Fees, No Appraisal Fees.

Loan Programs: First-Time Homebuyers – Down Payment Assistance, Conventional, FHA, VA, USDA, Jumbo, Self Employed – Bank Statement Program

Contact: John Kavinsky, Mortgage Consultant
P: 916-767-3363
NMLS# 1145598

California Million Light Bulb Challenge

Type: Lights discounts
Offer: LED light bulbs under the community buy program, all UC students, staff, faculty and alumni can purchase light bulbs at nearly half the price of online competitors. (average 46% savings) 
Program Flyer (PDF)

A1 Transmission Repair Service Center

Type: Auto repair
Offer:  $100 discount on any transmission overhaul. Available to staff, faculty, students and alumni. Please inform of affiliation when making appointment, will need UC Davis ID.
Location: 2845 Fulton Ave, Sacramento, 95821
Contact: Scotty Miguel, info@repairtransmissionsacramento.com or 916-481-2606