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Employee Discount Program

Many of Oakland University's business partners offer OU employees a discount on their products and services.

NOTE: Through this webpage you are able to link to other websites which are not under the control of Oakland University. Oakland University has no control over the nature, content, or availability of those sites. The links are provided as a courtesy. Oakland University makes no representations or warranties of any kind regarding the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability, or availability of the linked website or the information, products, or services contained on the linked website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk..

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Select from discounted wireless services and equipment offers available to you with AT&T Premier as an Oakland University employee.
The Verizon wireless discount for OU employees is back!  Start by entering your OU email address at Verizon's website. The OU discount is 15%.

Apple Education Pricing* -  Faculty and staff of K-12 schools, as well as college students, professors, faculty, and staff, can take advantage of special pricing on Mac computers and Apple software for both individual and institutional use.

HP Academy* offers exclusive academic discounts. Students, parents and educators enjoy exlusive discounts not available to the general public, and enjoy special rebates, newsletters and more.
 Dell University* is devoted to helping students, parents and faculty save money on great laptops, accessories, software and more! Go to Dell University use Member ID 40860713 or US40860713 when you create your account to save!
 Educators (and this includes OU staff) can get huge discounts on software and technology products through Journey Ed's website*. We've seen savings of over a thousand dollars on premium software suites and hundreds of dollars on desktops, laptops, and netbooks. 
 OU faculty and staff can enjoy one ticket at a 50% discount on the day of the show in person at the box office with OU employee identification.  Faculty, staff, and retirees can get a 20% discount on tickets purchased in advance at the box office. Please note that this discount does not include productions of A Christmas Carol.
Oakland University employees and family members can receive an 18% discount on their Sprint and Nextel products and services. Click here for more information (PDF).
Meadow Brook Hall offers $5 off every MBH event to OU Faculty, staff and students with a valid OU id. Oakland Faculty and Staff may tour The Hall for $10 a ticket with valid id, and OU students always tour for free.  Visit Meadow Brook Hall's website for more details!

 Oakland University Faculty/Staff and family members can enjoy golfing on either of Oakland University’s two wonderful golf courses. Please visit the OU Golf & Learning Center's website for more information on employee rates.

Also, Patti Finnegan's Pub and Grill, the new restaurant in the Steve Sharf Clubhouse, is now open! OU Faculty and Staff can enjoy a 10% discount off food orders with ID. Please check out their menu!
Oakland University employees, retirees and their spouses can take advantage of the Chrysler Affiliate Rewards Program and drive away with the Preferred Price* (1% below factory invoice) on your next new Chrysler, Jeep® or Dodge purchase or lease.
Visit or call (888) 444-4321 to learn more about the program and to obtain your Control Number. You’ll need the Oakland University Company Code, which is DU2KK5. 

Oakland University Benefit Eligible Faculty and staff (Any employee in a position that is able to receive benefits provided by OU) are eligible for Free access to enter the OU Recreation Center with proper identification. With this free access, benefits eligible staff may use all areas of the facility – track, pool, fitness center, locker rooms, racquetball courts, squash court, gym. All eligible employees will be required to have a valid OU ID or may purchase a key fob for $10 as long as they have picture ID and can be verified in the OU system. OU Employees who are not benefits eligible would qualify for discounted membership rates to join the OU Recreation Center. The OU Employee annual membership plan allows faculty and staff to buy a membership for just $30 per month (less than $1 per day)! Rec Center members enjoy court reservations, locker usage, equipment rental, access to over 20 FREE group exercise classes, discounts on programs, services and more! 12-month, 4-month and 1-month membership packages are available. Discounted rates are also available to add a spouse/significant other and dependent children to an employee membership. Must show OU employee ID to receive the discount. Register any time the building is open!

Register for our FREE Quicken Loans Home Purchase Webinar on May 28th by clicking here and join us for another installment of our very popular webinar series. This month we will be focusing on providing you with all the information you need to know to set yourself up for a successful home purchase. You will learn about our exclusive Mortgage First purchase approval as well as receive expert advice from our In-House Real Estate and Mortgage Team!

And as An Oakland University Community member you get up to $1,250 Cash Back PLUS a Free Appraisal Credit* now through May 31st!

Here are the mortgage benefits that you receive:
  • $500 cash back* after closing your home refinance or purchase
  • A BONUS FREE APPRAISAL credit† at closing for a limited time
  • Up to $750 additional cash back** if you buy or sell your home with In-House Realty
  • Ability to share your discount with your Family & Friends
  • Access to the VIP Banker Group
To see if you, your friends, or family can save money with this offer, you must contact your dedicated Mortgage Insiders team at (888) 600-6782 *Offers Valid on new applications only. See website for details. NMLS# 3030

Liberty Mutual Auto and Home Insurance
Your employee benefits include a special discounted rate on Auto and Home Insurance from Liberty Mutual. We’re proud to provide our employees with a great benefit from a Fortune 100 company that protects millions of people across America.

In the Detroit Metro area, call Michael Meyer at 1-800-230-9302, ext. 56727 or visit

Discounts and savings are available where state laws and regulations allow, and may vary by state. To the extent permitted by law, applicants are individually underwritten; not all applicants may qualify.
Corporate Shopping Employee Discounts connects employees to over 250 top national retailers offering incredible employee discounts and private offers. A few popular retailers include: Target, Lands’ End, Costco, Ralph Lauren, Orbitz,, J.Crew, Brooks Brothers, 1800Flowers, ProFlowers, FTD,, Avis, Hertz, Budget, Citibank Mortgage Program,, TicketsNow,, FragranceNet and many more!

Register now and enjoy incredible savings! It’s easy…simply click on the link and you can access the site from both work and home.

For questions about this program or assistance with registration please email:

THE GO WOW! PROGRAM provides the following discounts to employees who order WOW! Internet, Cable and Phone services:

  • $5 monthly DISCOUNT for any 1 SERVICE
  • $10 monthly DISCOUNT for any 2-SERVICE BUNDLE
  • $15 monthly DISCOUNT for any 3-SERVICE BUNDLE
You will receive free standard installation and a bundle price that is guaranteed until 2016.

Contact a GO WOW! Customer Care Representative at 1-800-550-6953anytime 24/7. Tell the Customer Care Rep that you are a GO WOW! member employee and you are requesting the Go WOW! discount program.  The Rep will assist you in selecting the services which fits your needs, and will set up an installation time with you.

Other Oakland University discounts:
  • Barnes and Noble at Oakland University offers faculty and staff a 20% discount on all merchandise excluding foodstuffs, newspapers/magazines, and textbooks.

*Please note that the University has not done research to determine if the discounts offered at these websites are better than other pricing you may find.

**Oakland University does not accept solicitations for advertisement on this page.