Purple Card Program

The Interfaculty Discount Program is a collaborative project between the AUS, SUS, KUS, and VSEUS. With your Purple Card, you will be able to enjoy additional discounts with the businesses shared under the interfaculty discount program!

Introducing the Purple Card Program!

The AUS Purple Card is your ticket to exclusive deals all over campus and around Vancouver! With the Purple Card, you can access food, fitness and fun for a discounted price. For more information, check out our FAQs below. 

Our Partnered Brands:

Peko Logo_Transparent_ccexpress

10% off Peko Produce orders

Only Oak and Broadway Location

– Monthly gym membership fee discount from $285 to $195 upon emailing the studio

– Weekly gym membership fee discount from $70 to $50 upon emailing the studio

– Drop-in fee discount from $33 to $25 upon showing the UBC card and Purple

Card to studio staff

Teadot Logo_ccexpress

10% off Teadot orders

10% off Corner Kitchen orders

10% off Mateína online orders


10% off the Delly orders

Gold’s Gym UMP will provide up to 25% discount on membership fees:                                                                          $59 club enhancement + $20 membership card due upon sign up
$17.99 biweekly on a 2 year and $22.99 biweekly on a 1 year OR
$599+gst on 1 year PIF (no bonus months) and $999+gst on 2 year PIF (plus 2 bonus months)

Staples New Logo 2018 - Red (2)_ccexpress

20% off of Staples print services (Anywhere in Canada)

(code: 8081194253)

Free Membership + 45 Minute free driving (Online only)


30% off all products

(Use code UBCAUS2022)

5% off all foods 

For $400 off instructor-led prep courses:

(Use code: TORUBCAUS$400)

For 15% off self-paced courses:

(Use Code: TORUBCAUS15%)

5% off all foods 

20% discount

(code: AUS20)

Free take-home teeth whitening kit with the completion of a New Patient Exam and Cleaning.


How do I get the Purple Card?

  • The Purple Card is a discount program for all Arts Undergraduate students. Students will be able to receive discounts from partnered companies by presenting this card. 
  • In order to obtain a Purple Card fiIl out the qualtrics survey here to sign up for your very own Purple Card!
  • Once you fill out the form, you will receive an email which will contain a time and location for you to pick up your card. Further details about partnered companies and discounts are listed on this website below.

How do I use the card?

  • When you receive your Purple Card, it will have your name and student number on it. 
  • There will be a 5-digit AUS code on the back of the card which you will need for access to the discount. 
  • To use the card, simply present your card and your UBC student card to verify your name, and Student Number.
    • This should be shown to one of the employees at a partnered location. Make sure to check the list of partners to verify a partnership’s location and the discount.

Where can I find the Qualtrics link?

  • The qualtrics link will be located on our AUS Instagram in our bio Linktree.

When/Where can I get the purple card?   

  • Purple Cards can be picked up at the Arts Student Centre (ASC) shortly after you have submitted your information. 
  • When you sign up for a Purple Card, you will receive a verification email alerting you when to pick up your card. 
  • You can sign up for a Purple Card using the link above on February 1st, 2022. The last day to sign up for a Purple Card is April 1st, 2022.

When can I sign up for the Purple Card?

  • You can sign up from February 1st to March 15th
  • The speed in which you receive your card will be dependent on when you submit your application. 
  • For instance, if you submit your application on February 1st, you will receive it earlier than if you submit on March 1st.
  • The 1st batch will be accepting applications from February 1st – 15th, 2nd batch February 16th – March 1st, and the last batch March 2nd – March 15th!

Do I have to pay for a purple card?

  • No! The Purple Card is free to all currently enrolled UBC undergraduate Arts students. 
  • To activate the discount, an employee at the partnered location might ask you to present your Purple Card alongside your UBC student card. 
  • Make sure you have both on hand to verify your name and student number.

How do I use the online code for a discount?

  • For the Princeton Review discount, please email Rebeca.AncerGomez@review.com
  • For all other online purchases, make sure to enter the specific code for each business at checkout!

Additional important information: 

  • There are a limited amount of Purple Cards available, so be sure to order one while supplies last! 
  • If there are any problems with the card or the card is lost, damaged, or stolen please reach out to: vpexternal@aus.ubc.ca