Upcoming UCOP Travel Webinars

The University of California Office of the President (UCOP) Central Travel Office hosts webinars to educate and inform UC travelers on travel benefits and topics. Click the session title to register for the session(s) that interests you:

  • Travel Perks (Why Connexxus) - June 7 at 11 a.m. (30 minutes)
    Airlines, hotels and car rental companies offer UC travelers plenty of value-added benefits such as priority boarding, preferred standby, accessible seat maps before they open to the public, and much more.  We will also cover why companies offer to match status levels on loyalty programs and how it may be important to UC travelers.  
  • Adding Personal Days to Business Travel - June 7 at noon (30 minutes)
    Can you do this?  Should you do this?  Find out how to best combine your travel using booking tools available to all campus users.
  • Car Rental and Insurance Coverage - June 14 at 11 a.m. (60 minutes)
    UC's system-wide car rental program with Enterprise, Hertz, National, Dollar, and Thrifty offers travelers economical pricing that usually includes comprehensive insurance coverage.  Join us for tips on how to book UC rates easily and what coverage is included.  
  • Renting Cars v. Taxi/Uber - June 14 at noon (30 minutes)
    Deciding on the economical, convenient option can be challenging and we'll discuss various points of consideration.  
  • Introduction to Connexxus - June 21 at 11 a.m. (60 minutes)
    New to UC? New to Connexxus? Join us and explore how to get the most out of the Connexxus portal, including quick tips for beginners on how to book travel online with BCD/Balboa Travel.
  • No Access to Connexxus?  How to Get UC Rates Elsewhere - June 21 at noon (30 minutes)
    Discover an independent method of booking travel that allows you to start where you like and still receive UC rates and benefits.  This option is outside the Connexxus portal, which makes it perfect for those who do not have access to Connexxus. 

Recorded version and FAQs for previous webinars are available in the Video and Resources sections of the Connexxus portal. If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions about these sessions, email the UCOP Travel Office at [email protected]