Mobile Phone Personal Discounts

The information in this web page is for UCI faculty and staff only. Please read below for discounts available to UCI affiliates on your personal account from each cellular service provider. Business Account discounts are also available.

UCI has contracts with the following providers:  AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, and T-Mobile. Click on the tabs below for the appropriate vendor.



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Establishing an Account

UCI departments, faculty and staff receive a discount on monthly rate plans, discounted equipment prices. UCI rates are different than what is listed at AT&, please browse rate plans and equipment options. To establish a personal account with the UCI employee discount, contact a local AT&T retail store and identify yourself as a UCI affiliate. You may also register on the AT&T website for UC Irvine. Personal discounts will vary based on current promotions.

Current promotions:

  • 15% discount on qualifying monthly plans
  • Activation Fee Waived
  • Upgrade Fee Waived
  • Free Shipping

UCI’s Employee Sponsorship Manager is Vinny Hathiramani, (562) 895-4424 or email

Applying a Discount to an Existing Account

Existing employee accounts with AT&T can sign up for a discount by visiting the AT&T – UC Irvine web site.


Sprint UCI Discount

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  • Sprint offers monthly service discounts for both UCI Departments and Staff
  • 18% Discount on Qualifying Monthly Recurring Charges
  • Activation Fee Waived
  • Free Standard Shipping
  • Unlimited Talk, Text, and Data with NO Contracts
  • UC Irvine employee discounts are not valid at Sprint retail stores or Online.

Establishing an Account

  • To establish a PERSONAL account with the UCI employee discount, please call Lloyd Dharshan at 310-505-9235 or E-mail: Lloyd
  • Identify yourself as a UC Irvine employee.
  • Equipment pricing is based on current promotions and rebates. Offer not valid at Sprint retail stores or online.


T Mobile

T Mobile


Exclusive T-Mobile Offers & Discounts for UCI Employees

T-Mobile Amplified is an exclusive discounted rate plan available to University of California Irvine employees. With T-Mobile Amplified employees and their families can benefit from T-Mobile’s most premium plans with huge savings. A family of four can save up to 33% from our standard pricing. Not available in retail stores.


  • Free Netflix service
  • Unlimited Talk, text and data
  • Free Mobile HotSpot data (first 10GB at LTE speeds)
  •  Taxes and fees included
  • Discounts for users on legacy Simple Choice plans – Existing T-Mobile customers on a legacy Simple Choice rate plan only can enroll in a discount program via
    NOTE: Please allow 1-2 billing cycles for the discount to be reflected on your bill.
  • For questions on employee offers and discounts contact Zoro Vartanian (


Verizon Wireless

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Establishing an Account

UCI departments and employees receive a discount off the monthly service fees shown, plus discounted accessories. UCI employees receive a 15% discount on most rate plans. To establish a PERSONAL account, go to to access current rate plan information and place your order. To receive the discount, you must register your account. You can manage your account at My Verizon

Applying a Discount to an Existing Account

For technical support and billing issues please call (800) 922-0204.


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