Join the Faculty Club

Join your colleagues by becoming a member of the UCSD Faculty Club. Membership is open to UCSD faculty, staff, graduate students, researchers, alumni, and members of the community who support UCSD. Benefits of membership include members rates on our lunch menu and happy hour prices, use of the Seuss Library during the day, and invitations to special events and quarterly wine dinners.  Members also receive reciprocal privileges at many other faculty clubs, as well as the ability to book the Club for private social events such as weddings or birthdays, at special member prices.

To become a member, complete the Membership Application or download the form and bring or mail it to the Club. 

Initiation Fees and Dues

UCSD faculty, staff, researchers, alumni, and graduate students pay a one-time initiation fee of $50.

Community members pay a one-time initiation fee of $100.

Monthly Dues

Affiliation Single Membership Family Membership
Active faculty, staff, graduate students, and alumni $14 $16
Retired faculty & staff $10 $12
Community members $16 $18

Payment Options

Monthly dues may be paid in one of three ways:

  1. Payroll Deduction (available for members on Regental payroll.)
    • Dues are deducted monthly.
    • Please provide authorization information on the membership application.
    • First month’s dues must be paid by check or credit card (Visa, American Express, Mastercard, Discover).
  2. Credit Card
    • Dues are billed semi-annually in January and July.
    • Please provide credit card information on the membership application.
  3. Check
    • Dues are billed semi-annually in January and July.
    • Checks should be made payable to UCSD Faculty Club.

UCSD Departmental Memberships

UCSD Departmental memberships allow multiple faculty members in the same department to use the department's membership card for Club lunches and events. Departments are charged $210 per account semi-annually in January and July. Download Department Membership Application.

Reciprocal Clubs

As a member of the Faculty Club you have membership privileges with reciprocal clubs. Click here to see the full list of Faculty Clubs.