Employee discounts

VCU employees are eligible for a variety of services and discounts. Vendors may ask to see your VCUCard ID to verify your eligibility. Other vendors might require a special code. Please note that the list of discounts for various businesses and entities does not constitute an endorsement or recommendation by VCU for those organizations. Any services or products purchased through these discounts are between the employee and the company offering the discount and as such, any agreements made are the sole responsibility of the individual employee. VCU assumes no obligations for these arrangement for the benefit of our employees, it does not warrant or endorse any goods or services provided by any business participating in the employee discount program. It is the employees' responsibility to carefully check the goods and services offered related to a specific service or product. All discounts are subject to change.

View the full list of VCU employee discounts and offer codes. Authentication is required.

VCU employees are also eligible for discounts offered to all state employees through the Virginia Department of Human Resource Management (DHRM).


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Tarrant's Downtown, Tarrant's West, Max's on Broad and Bar Solita - new discount!

From now through the end of 2022, all VCU faculty and staff can get 10% off on dine-in and catering, and receive free room rentals on any private dining reservation at Tarrant’s Downtown, Max’s on Broad, Tarrant’s West and Bar Solita. In addition, these restaurants offer affordable boxed lunches, catering platters, on-site events and staffing, on-site private dining rooms, a variety of menus with optional vegan, vegetarian, gluten free and pescatarian menus, a variety of pricing options for $10 boxed lunches to four course $75/person wine dinners for donor events, SWaM certified, and VCU alumni owned. Go to the full list to get details on how to get the discount.


Employee discounts:  $10 off/month Gigabit Internet speeds; $5 off/month all other Internet speeds; $99 setup fee waiver for new service orders placed online. Services ordered prior to January 2020 may require change to the Mix & Match platform to qualify. 

New Customer Offers:

  • Router included with all new internet orders!
  • No hidden fees!
  • Price guarantee! (2 year, 3 year or 4 year price guarantee based on services ordered)
  • Have Verizon Wireless? Existing Verizon Wireless customers with select 5G Unlimited Plans can save up to $25 off per month on new Fios service.  Enter your mobile number in the online Fios ordering process to see if your account qualifies!  

Plus save on a Soundbar or Soundbar Pro - available now through 9/28/22

300/300M Internet: Router included, $100 discount on a Stream TV Soundbar or Soundbar Pro & 2 year price guarantee

500/500M Internet: Router included, $250 discount on a Stream TV Soundbar or Soundbar Pro & 3 year price guarantee

1 Gigabit Internet (940/880M): Router with Whole Home Wifi, 2 TB Verizon Cloud Storage, $350 discount on a Stream TV Soundbar or Soundbar Pro & 4 year price guarantee

Signing Up Is Easy - Go to the full list to get details on how to get the discount.

Goatocado: Wouldn’t you love to pick up fresh produce straight from the farm, within walking distance of VCU? Even better, while you are there picking up your produce, you can grab a healthy, delicious dinner made with locally grown produce. Become a member of the Goatocado farm for only $50 a year (a savings of almost 35%) using the new VCU discount.

Fall Line Kitchen and Bar: Located at the Richmond Marriott, Fall Line is offering a discount to VCU employees. 

VMFA: Commonwealth of Virginia employees can receive free admission to the exhibition Spirits by Tsherin Sherpa on view at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (VMFA) until October 16, 2022. 

Europa Crust: A new bakery located at 1321 1/2 East Main Street is open every day and offers a VCU discount on their delicious crusty breads made by hand with natural ingredients and crafted in the old-world tradition.

VCU Recreation and Well-Being (RecWell)Did you know? VCU Recreational Sports and VCU Health Promotion and Well-being Center have merged to form a new department, VCU Recreation and Well-Being (RecWell). VCU Faculty and Staff can take advantage of all RecWell has to offer through many membership options.

Sandman Comedy Club: This comedy club is located in downtown Richmond and is the perfect place to visit for hilarious entertainment, great food and drinks! VCU employees receive a discount when purchasing tickets online.

FTD and ProFlowers: Offering beautiful floral arrangements, an assortment of indoor plants, and same-day delivery for that special someone at a discount for VCU employees.