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:​

  • Introduction to Connexxus - August 9 at 11:30 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.
  • Travel Perks (Why Connexxus) - August 9 at 12:30 p.m. (30 minutes)
    Airlines, hotels and car rental companies offer UC travelers plenty of value-added benefits such as: priority boarding or 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.
  • Is kayak.com King (Challenges in Booking Airfare) - August 16 at 11 a.m. (30 minutes)
    Are Connexxus fares more expensive? Why are there so many types of economy tickets? Should you avoid restrictive fares and why? Come learn about the deliberately complex world of airfare inventory and how Connexxus agencies access all fares.
  • Southwest Airlines Booking/Managing Tickets - August 16 at noon (30 minutes)
    Best way to take advantage of UC rates with Southwest and tips on managing tickets once booked.

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].