UBAA Membership Benefits
The phrase "Membership has its benefits" could never be truer than when it comes to membership in the UBAA. In addition to the esteemed affiliation with forty five years of service, you will gain the personal benefit of UBAA programs that harness the network, resources and experience of our members to help you succeed. Please take a moment to visit our benefit pages, there is something for EVERYONE!
UBAAReferMe is an R&R (Reference and Recommendation) resource for Members and their families. With Alumni Members in every field from Medicine to Law, Education to Investments; we have a cadre of professionals that members can tap for recommendations and references for jobs, college and graduate school applications. Whether you need a professional reference, referral for a baby sitter, or FSA, you can find that person here, in the UBAA ReferMe Family.
UBAAConnect is the Portal that connects Members with the ReferMe, Mentorship Circle, BruinList and Discount pages. Through UBAAConnect you have access to private chat rooms, see exclusive ads for merchandise other Alum are selling, post your resume in our Bruin Professionals section, get codes for UBAA discounts and much more. If you would like to take advantage of these great value added features of UBAA Membership, please visit our Join Today! page to purchase or update your membership. Once you are a paying member, login with your email address to get access!
Connecting with and supporting UCLA's African American Undergraduate students is top priority for UBAA. Sometimes the difference between Academic Success and Academic Probation is the advice imparted by an older person who has been there. To that end, UBAA has established our Mentorship Circle to pair Alumni members with Undergraduate Students in need of guidance, wisdom and friendship; both professionally and personally.
BruinList is the UBAA version of Craigslist! Through the BL, Members can post everything from furniture and automobiles for sale to housing and babysitting inquiries. Whether you need to sell cookies for Girls Scouts or want to solicit support for your small business, THIS is the place to connect with Members.
Who doesnt want or need a discount these days? As a member of UBAA you can take advantage of local discounts with preferred vendors. In a world of 'who do you know' its good to know where you can save by saying UBAA! Vendors interested in advertising to UBAA members can inquire about advertising here.