Human Resources


Benefit Extras

As a UMKC employee, there are many additional benefits you have that you may not be aware of.  Benefit Extras are a group of special benefits that provide you with various discounts and perks that you can take advantage of just for being a UMKC employee! 

 Take advantage of the many discounts that we have to offer below. These discounts are separated by category and offer discounts to many venues, hotels and events around the city.


Disclaimer of Endorsement

UMKC does not endorse or affirm the quality of products or services provided by the discount vendors. UMKC provides a listing of discount programs offered by local businesses. The information contained is believed to be reliable and every effort is made to assure the information is as accurate as possible.

UMKC at no time endorses nor recommends any specific commercial products, process or services by trade name, trademark, manufacturer or otherwise, and does not necessarily constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation or favoring.

Discount proposals originate from referrals by UMKC employees or by direct contact from a vendor.


Discounts are subject to change without notice.

Upcoming Discount Events


No scheduled discount events


Education, Training & Development

UM Educational Assistance Program for Employees

UM Policy Reference (HR303)

Benefit Overview & Process



UM Tuition Reduction Program for Spouses and Dependents

UM Policy Reference (HR309)

Benefit Overview & Process



Personal & Professional Development

National Seminars Group - 25% discount


Entertainment and Lodging

Paid Time Off


Technology & Telecommunications

Television, Home Phone & Internet

* Full-time employees of UMKC may receive special rates or equipment discounts when they demonstrate proof of employment.



Fitness Centers

Prospective members can utilize the Open Doors pricing.  This requires bringing in a valid taxes, or two current check stubs.  By doing this, an individual member can possibly pay $46-$63 vs. the $58 listed above.  The pricing is completely dependent on the age and income level of the prospective member. 

 Please visit the rate calculator  for more information.

Employees can take advantage and join the 10,000+ participating fitness centers nationwide including Curves, 24 Hour Fitness, Bally Total Fitness, Anytime Fitness (plus thousands of local and regional favorites) and and get GlobalFit's guaranteed lowest rates.

Please contact Jesse Neris directly at 800-294-1500, ext. 322, to find gyms near you and get started with your savings.

Fitness Equipment
Mental Health
Wellness Programs


Triple Credit Alert Monitoring System



Benefit Extras Contact

Kevin Sansberry II

Human Resources Manager