Benefits of Retiring from UCSC

UC Retirement Plan Benefits

Information from UCRP regarding cost of living adjustments, survivor benefits, death benefits, and retiree health and insurance benefits.

Parking*

Contact Transportation and Parking Services (459-4543) for information regarding FREE parking or bus pass privileges available to UCSC retirees. Or go to TAPS' website for information and to apply for a retiree parking pass.

Google Open Labs*

UCSC Retirees are eligible for free campus Google Open Labs.

Library*

UCSC retirees are extended courtesy borrowing privileges: UCSC Library.

Recreation Facilities

OPERS*

Information on discounted recreation facility fees for retirees' use of recreation facilities can be found by contacting OPERS at 459-2531. Spouses/partners (non-UCSC retirees) 65 and older may be eligible for a discount. Be sure to ask when signing up for membership.

Silver Sneakers

SilverSneakers works with the nation's leading health plans to provide you fitness location access at no additional cost. Click here to see what recreational benefits your health insurance provides. 

Reduced Fee Enrollment*

UCSC retirees are eligible for reduced fee enrollment in UCSC courses. Contact the Training & Development Office at 459-5320.

*These benefits are extended by UCSC departments as a courtesy.