Alumni Partners and Discounts

The University of Ottawa Alumni Association has partnered with several companies to offer services at discounted group rates.

Every time you use these services, you save money and support the University of Ottawa Alumni Association.

Our partners promote the services they offer alumni through the mail, the e-newsletter and certain alumni events. At no time will our partners solicit you by phone. Our partners do not have access to your personal information; mailings are coordinated by a third-party mailing house. We do not sell or rent contact lists to anyone.

Get your membership card today!

Affinity Partners

Health and Wellness

Sports and Entertainment

Retail

Travel

Get your membership card today!

Take full advantage of your membership benefits by getting your Alumni Association membership card. Membership is free — and your card is easy to use.

To receive your membership card, complete the application form: https://fr.surveymonkey.ca/r/DQQRC8M


Affinity Partners

Johnson Insurance

For over 10 years, Johnson Insurance has been helping uOttawa alumni get more from their home, auto and travel insurance coverage. Call today to get a quote: 1-800-563-0677

Manulife

New! Our new partner, Manulife, now offers life and health insurance to uOttawa alumni at special group rates.

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Desjardins

Are you buying a house, a condo or a second home? Or do you want to renew your current mortgage? Receive $1,400 upon signing (new mortgage and transfer) by doing business with Desjardins. You are not a member yet? You could also benefit from an additional $100 in cash back.

For more information, visit www.desjardins.com/aluminiuo, call us at 1-877-875-1118 or email us at downtown-ottawa@desjardins.com.

MBNA

With every eligible purchase made using the University of Ottawa Alumni Association Mastercard, alumni and student programs receive financial support from MBNA.


Health and Wellness

Hoppier

Bring happiness and productivity to your office with a Hoppier snacking plan!

We make it easy for offices to get great snacks, fresh fruit, beverages and more delivered right to their door.

At the checkout use the code ALUMNI to get 15% off all products.

Not Your Father's Barber

Not Your Father’s Barber is Ottawa’s premiere barber shop, specializing in both modern and traditional barbering services, including hot towel shaves.

Come and enjoy a complimentary hot or cold beverage with any service and your own 40” 4K TV at every station. Let us take care of your grooming needs in a relaxed, welcoming environment. Members receive 10% off on every visit and a complimentary wash on their first visit.

Walk-ins are always welcome but you can also book an appointment online, by calling 613-695-6932 or by messaging us on Facebook or Google. We look forward to serving you!

Not Your Father’s Barber – Love all, serve all

Nordik Spa-Nature

Experience complete serenity surrounded by nature… only 10 minutes from downtown Ottawa!

Get 15% off on the thermal experience access, from Monday to Thursday. You can enjoy our 10 baths (hot, cold and temperate), 9 unique saunasinfinity pool, outdoor and indoor relaxation areas as well as a restaurant, café, lounge and terraces.

Beauty By Nature Spa 

Beauty By Nature Spa is Ottawas leading premier makeup salon, specializing in a range of luxurious beauty services including microblading and eyelash extensions.

Feel free to book an appointment to speak to any of our expert technicians about any of our services, University of Ottawa Alumni will receive a free consultation and 5% off any service of their choosing.


Sports and Entertainment

Ottawa Senators

uOttawa alumni can purchase discounted tickets for Ottawa Senators games at the Canadian Tire Centre. For more information, visit https://fevo.me/alumniuottawa, call 613-271-5620 or email  ryann@ottawasenators.com

Broadway Accross Canada

Purchase your Broadway Across Canada show ticket today at a discounted group sales rate


Retail

SoftMoc

SoftMoc welcomes all University of Ottawa Alumni to Save 10% on their purchase at SoftMoc*, including regular and sale-priced merchandise. This offer cannot be combined with any other discount coupon or offer and is not valid at our two Warehouse Sale outlet locations. Your discount code is 555000019323.

Show your alumni card in store at any of our retail locations to redeem the discount. For online shopping, enter discount code 555000028504 into the appropriate discount field on the SoftMoc website www.softmoc.com.

You can qualify for more rewards and savings by registering for SoftMoc My account and the frequent buyer plan.

*Some exclusions apply*

Unhaggle

Shopping for a new car? Save 20% on Unhaggle Premium + save even more on your new car purchase!

Take advantage of Unhaggle’s FREE Dealer Cost Report to see what dealers pay, then have dealers near you submit their lowest offers online. When you purchase, lease or finance a new car using Unhaggle Premium, simply enter code “UOTTAWA20” at checkout (case-sensitive) and save 20%* on the $99 service fee** (a $20 value). Unhaggle customers save an average of $3,241.

Why Unhaggle?

  1. Know the Dealer’s Cost – See what your local dealers pay the manufacturer for FREE
  2. Get the Best Price – Compare quotes from local dealers and reserve the lowest one
  3. Save Your Valuable Time – The average car buyer wastes 16.3 hours negotiating over three weekends
  4. Shop Anonymously – Only talk to the dealer with the winning quote

* This offer cannot be used in combination with other offers. One offer redemption per customer, per Premium Concierge Search. This offer has no cash value and may be used for new purchases only. No adjustments will be made on previous purchases. Offers are subject to change without notice. In the event of a discrepancy the currently posted offer will be deemed correct.

** Taxes may apply.

BestCanvas

BestCanvas.ca specializes in producing customized, high-quality wall décor, photo gifts and lifestyle accessories, such as canvas prints, framed photos, MIXPIX® photo tiles, blankets, mugs and many more.

Use the code OUTTAWA15 to get an additional 15 % off to all, already discounted canvas prints. To acquire your discount, go to https://www.bestcanvas.ca/wall-decor/photo-canvas-prints.jsf, upload your desired photo/s, select format/s and enter the name OUTTAWA15 during the checkout (Coupon Code section). The code is valid for canvas prints only (excluding premium frames) and can be used to order one or more photo canvas from BestCanvas.ca.  

Emma Mattress

An innovative European design for a superior sleep experience. The Emma memory foam mattress has been developed by experts to provide you with ideal comfort and support.

Use the code OTTAWA42 to get a 42% off and free shipping anywhere in Canada!


Travel

Travel Program

The University of Ottawa Alumni Association has identified companies that provide educationally themed travel. Several trips to abroad destinations are planned annually. We invite you to visit these companies web sites to explore what they have to listed below.

Orbridge

With over 30 years of combined experience, Orbridge represents a breed of alumni travel with a focus on intimate departures with top accommodations and small, deluxe ships. All programs are designed with the understanding that education is an essential part of travel, and the itineraries, excursions, staff, local guides, and lectures are all geared to provide guests an in-depth view of a region, ecosystem, or culture.

Learn more about Orbridge's destinations and make a reservation by visiting their website.  University of Ottawa alumni receive access to special alumni pricing, which is on average $500 less per person than the general rates available to the public.  To receive this discount, be sure to list "University of Ottawa" as the sponsoring organization.

GLP World Wide

Travel for Travellers by GLP Worldwide is a brand-new collection of small-ship cruise and land experiences assembled with Canadian travellers in mind. Pairing exceptional destinations with unique itineraries, their programs are for those who want to stray off the beaten path -- without compromising comfort. They’re handpicked to suit your travel style: part adventure, part luxury, and fully experiential. If you’ve already done the tourist circuit and are ready to get more out of your next trip, their programs are worth exploring.

Contiki

Contiki brings together 18-35 year old travellers from all corners of the globe to discover new cultures and a little part of themselves along the way. Across 350+ global trips we sort out the stressful stuff like transport during your trip and accommodation, leaving you with unique travel experiences you wouldn’t be able to book on your own. Throughout your trip our expert Trip Managers and Local Guides use their local insights to help you discover an authentic side to the places you visit. Use the discount code UOALUM to obtain 150$ off.


Avis – Budget

Get a 5% to 25% discount on car and truck rentals at Avis and Budget locations in Canada and USA, and up to 20% discount on international rentals. You will also receive Aeroplan miles (Avis) or Airmiles (Budget) for each appropriate rental.

uOttawa alumni can also get free enrollment to Avis Preferred Quick and Budget Fastbreak Quick rental & frequent renter programs.

Use discount codes:

AVIS C480900 UNIVERSITY OF OTTAWA ALUMNI ASSOCIATION
BUDGET A759800 UNIVERSITY OF OTTAWA ALUMNI ASSOCIATION

Via Rail 

Your corporate account - No more excuses! Now you can travel for pleasure and save money with our exclusive promotions for corporate members.

Your discount - 12.5% on each ticket for up to 3 additional tickets for people travelling with you. 

Discount code: 710662

Visit Via Rail for more information. 

University of Ottawa Residences

Are you a uOttawa alumni and plan to visit the National Capital Region? Take advantage of special rates at uOttawa’s downtown residential complex. Choose between one or two-bedroom suite-style units with kitchenette and private washroom ($99/night, double occupancy). Visit uOttawa Residences for details or call 1-888-564-4545 toll free.

Les Suites Hotel

Situated in beautiful downtown Ottawa, Les Suites Hotel is next door to great shopping at the Rideau Centre and steps away from fine dining and entertainment. With easy access to major travel routes, government offices, and popular attractions, this hotel’s location is perfect for business travelers and leisure guests alike.

Rates start from $159 per night, based on availability (certain blackout dates may apply).

For reservations, send an email to reservations@les-suites.com, or call 1-800-267-1989. Use rate code UNIV when booking your room.

Radisson Hotel Ottawa Parliament Hill

Discover impressive on-site amenities like free high-speed Internet access and a fitness centre at the Radisson Ottawa Parliament Hill, located in the heart of downtown Ottawa, in Canada’s capital.

The hotel's business centre helps you stay productive, and the exquisite Southern Cross Grill on Queen provides delicious on-site dining.

Convenience is key at the Radisson, where you’re within walking distance of Parliament Hill, the Supreme Court of Canada and the Constitution Square office complex. The hotel is near top attractions like the Canadian War Museum, the historic Rideau Canal and the ByWard Market, all within 2.3 km.

You can make your reservations three ways:

  1. Reserve your room online.

    Click on the grey More Search Options button and enter code 66635. Click on the Search button to the left. This will load a new page with the University of Ottawa rates.

  2. By phone: 613-236-1133 or 1-877-557-5565

  3. By email: rhi_otca@radisson.com

TRACE ME Smart ID:  Proven Lost Luggage Protection

Every year over 1 million bags go missing at airports globally, and are never returned to their owners. Attaching a TRACE ME Smart ID luggage tag helps prevent that from happening to you. Integrated with the SITA WorldTracer global baggage tracing system, your Smart ID will work with virtually all airports and airlines around the world. If your bag doesn’t arrive, TRACE ME prevents it from being lost forever and accelerates its return.

It’s secure, anonymous and provides you with complete peace of mind when you travel.

For ongoing protection, you can get 40% off when you purchase TRACE ME Smart ID packs. They include a durable luggage tag with 12-month renewal membership, and also come with a US $500 Product Performance Warranty. Simply purchase online and enter the PROMO Code at checkout.

PROMO Codes:

UOT-SING    TRACE ME Smart ID (single)

UOT-TWIN   TRACE ME Smart ID – Twin Pack

UOT-FOUR   TRACE ME Smart ID – Four Pack

Use the code OUTTAWA15 to get an additional 15 % off

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