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Tar Heel Discounts and Perks

Working at Carolina gets you more than a paycheck. Expand your horizons through a variety of discount programs that provide you access to some of the region’s best arts and entertainment, intercollegiate athletics action and other jewels – indoors and out. There’s a rich array of programming available to University employees and their families.

Featured Discounts


Hollow Rock Racquet & Swim Club

Thinking about the summer? Hollow Rock Racquet & Swim Club is offering UNC employees 20% off our Summer Family Membership for $800.00 (normally $1,000) as well as no initiation fee (savings of $150). The Summer Family Membership runs from May 1st through Labor Day. In addition you will receive a complimentary pass for your children to try out a lesson at our swim school, a day at our summer tennis camp as well as a day at Camp Hollow Rock. As a summer member, you will have access to all of our amenities that include two pools, 19 clay, and 3 hard tennis courts, playgrounds and all tennis, swim, and social activities at member pricing. We are conveniently located within 10 minutes of the UNC Campus. Hollow Rock offers fantastic year round programs for children and adults. Our junior tennis camps focus on improving tennis skills while Camp Hollow Rock provides a broad variety of fun activities for kids. We have a very active recreational and competitive tennis program available for all ages and level of ability. Our heated indoor pool is available for year- round swimming. Contact Michael Polasek our General Manager at michael@hollowrock.com or 919-489-1550 for more information or a tour of the club. Visit our website at www.hollowrock.com. Come join the fun! A current valid UNC ID is required.


Athletics Events

UNC Faculty/Staff & UNC Healthcare employees get in FREE to all UNC Olympic athletic events, excluding Football & Men’s Basketball by showing their UNC OneCard or UNC Hospitals ID, up to 4 tickets based on availability. (Not valid for postseason ACC & NCAA Championship Events.) To receive the Faculty and Staff Athletics Newsletter (monthly updates and special faculty/staff ticket offers and promotions), send an email with the subject – Subscribe FANS – to listmanager@listserv.unc.edu.

UNC Computer Purchase Plan

UNC Student Stores, in partnership with UNC Employee Benefits, Human Resources, and Payroll  Services is proud to offer full-time, permanent UNC employees a Payroll Deduction program for  the purchase of  computers, tablets and accessories from the RAM Shop. The UNC Employee Computer Purchase (UNC-ECP) Plan offers employees an opportunity to purchase eligible items from the RAM Shop through one initial down-payment and an interest-free payroll deduction loan spread over six months. UNC Computer Purchase Program


Did You Know?

The UNC One Card is a multipurpose identification and on-line accounts card. You can use it for anything on campus from Chick-Fil-A ® to Parking Tickets. It is the official ID card for students, faculty, & staff of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Your One Card provides access to certain facilities & events, and also serves as your UNC Library card.

Information for Vendors

Interested in offering a discount to UNC Chapel Hill employees? Follow the instructions outlined on the Vendor Information webpage to have your product or service approved to be part of the UNC Chapel Hill Employee Discount Program.


The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Office of Human Resources (OHR) maintains the Discounts and Perks as a convenience to University faculty, staff and students. OHR does not screen the vendors on this list and makes no representations about their qualifications, conduct, or the services to be provided. Users of the discounts are responsible for performing any screening or evaluation they desire.