Benefits of Giving

Thank you for your support! As a member of UC Press, you enjoy a number of membership benefits.

Friend

Annual unrestricted contribution of $100

  • Email news and event notifications
  • Priority invitations to UC Press events
  • Discounts on UC Press books
  • Subscription to UC Press newsletter

Sponsor

Annual unrestricted contribution of $250
All benefits at the Friend level, plus

  • A visit to the UC Press office

Patron

Annual unrestricted contribution of $500
All benefits at the Friend level, plus

  • Invitation to exclusive, members-only events

Director's Circle

Annual unrestricted contribution of $1,000
All benefits at the Patron level, plus

  • Recognition in annual Director's Circle book

Chairman's Circle

Annual unrestricted contribution of $2,500
All benefits at the Patron level, plus

  • 40% off all UC Press books
  • Recognition in annual Chairman's Circle book

Literati Circle

Annual unrestricted contribution of $5,000
All benefits at the Patron level, plus

  • Individual recognition in a book selected in accordance with the benefactor’s area of interest

Publisher's Circle

Annual unrestricted contribution of $10,000
All benefits at the Literati Circle level, plus

  • Exclusive dinner with a UC Press author or editor

How to Use Your Membership Discount to Purchase Books

When you become a member at the Friend ($100) level or above, you receive a Discount Code for the membership discount that matches your contribution level. Please keep this code in a handy spot. You may use it to receive your membership discount when placing book orders on the UC Press web site or by calling (800) 343-4499. For online orders, you must enter the code in the box marked "Discount Code" at the bottom of your shopping cart in order to receive your discount. For phone orders, be sure to provide the code to the customer service representative. If you've misplaced your code, call the membership desk at (510) 883-8239.

Please note that your membership discount is not valid for books published by our distribution partners and cannot be combined with other discounts or promotions.