Discounts and Perks available to OU Faculty
NOTE: This is not an all-inclusive list. If you are aware of a discount or perk that is not in this list, please feel free to let us know by email at firstname.lastname@example.org so that we can add it to the list. Thank you.
OU Employee Discount Program (EDP):The OU Employee Discount Program (http://hr.ou.edu/Employee-Discount-Program) is a free service to University of Oklahoma employees and the participating businesses. Participation by a business in this program is not to be considered a recommendation or endorsement by the Office of Human Resources or the University of Oklahoma. Any discounts offered through the OU Employee Discount Program may be discontinued at anytime without notice.
Faculty & Staff All-Sports Package:The Faculty and Staff All-Sports Package gives OU faculty and staff members the opportunity to attend all home athletic events (not including Football, Men's Basketball or Women's Basketball) during the 2016-2017 athletic year for just $40.00. Each OU faculty & staff member is able to purchase one pass which allows them and one guest general admission access into all eligible home athletic events. The package will be loaded onto the Employee ID card and admittance will be gained by simply scanning that card at the gate. To be eligible for the All Sports Package, faculty and staff must hold a continuous appointment of 50% FTE or more and be benefits-eligible. The All Sports Package will not count towards season ticket or attendance priority points, but individual season tickets at the faculty and staff rate will still be available for sale for all sports. To purchase the Faculty and Staff All Sports package today, call the OU Athletics Ticket Office at (405) 325-2424. Please have the 9 digit number that is on your employee ID card available when making your purchase.
OU Football Season Tickets:Each summer the Athletics Department offers faculty the opportunity to purchase 2 football season tickets at a reduced rate on a first come, first served basis. To be eligible to receive tickets at the discounted rate, you must hold a continuous appointment of 50% FTE or more and be benefits-eligible. Look for the announcement with specific instructions during the summer if you are interested.
OU Men’s and Women’s Basketball Season Tickets:A variety of options are available to attend men’s and women’s basketball games. Faculty can acquire season tickets to Men’s and Women’s basketball games at special rates. Price varies depending on the location in Lloyd Noble Arena. Details for men’s basketball can be found at http://www.soonersports.com/ViewArticle.dbml?&DB_OEM_ID=31000&ATCLID=208802897 and for women’s basketball at http://www.soonersports.com/ViewArticle.dbml?&DB_OEM_ID=31000&ATCLID=208802865.
University Theatre & Concerts:The College of Fines Arts offers discounted tickets to OU Faculty & Staff. There is a discount on both season ticket packages and tickets for individual events. More information can be found at: http://www.ou.edu/content/finearts/universitytheatre.html.
Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art:In November 2012, the University of Oklahoma announced a new annual $60,000 gift from the OU Athletics Department which now provides FREE admission for all visitors to the Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art in perpetuity. This unique collaboration between athletics and art is one of the first in the United States creating free admission for a university art museum through a university athletics program. The is also a discounted membership rate for OU Faculty/Staff. For more information please visit: http://www.ou.edu/content/fjjma/support/become-a-member-.html.
Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History (SNOMNH):The SNOMNH is free to all visitors on the first Monday of each month. The is also a discounted membership rate for OU Faculty/Staff and their families. For more information please visit: http://samnoblemuseum.ou.edu/get-involved/membership/.
OU Fitness & Recreation:The Huston Huffman Fitness Center and The Murray Case Sells Swim Complex offers discounted memberships for OU Faculty/Staff and their families. For more information please visit: http://www.ou.edu/far/membership/faculty_staff_retiree/.
OU Jimmy Austin Golf Course:The OU Jimmy Austin Golf Course offers reduced green fees and golf cart rates for faculty. For weekday and weekend rates, check the internet for the course: http://www.ougolfclub.com/membership.
OU Campus Calendar:One of the greatest benefits to being a part of OU's vibrant campus community is the number and variety of concerts, athletics events, speakers, and forums available to you. Be sure to check out the Campus Calendar to find those that interest you at: http://calendar.ou.edu/.