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Join the UCSD Retirement Association


About us
The purpose of the UCSD Retirement Association is to retain the experience, enthusiasm, and energy of the retired staff and faculty of UCSD in order to:

  • Encourage educational and entertaining programming
  • Represent your views to the University administration
  • Create a continued connection to campus life
  • Provide volunteer opportunities


Determine if you are eligible to join the UCSD Retirement Association. Membership in the UCSD Retirement Association is open to current UC staff and faculty and UC retirees and their legal spouses or same-sex domestic partners.


How to Join
Joining the UCSD Retirement Association is a simple process:

  1. Print out a copy of our membership brochure.
  2. Write a check corresponding to the desired membership type.
    For more information about the various membership types, see the table below.
  3. Mail your check and membership application to us at:
    UCSD Retirement Association
    9500 Gilman Drive
    Mail Code 0020
    La Jolla, CA 92093-0020 
  4. To join the RA electronically, please complete the online membership application here and pay for your membership using one of the e-payment links below.
E-payment links:

For e-payment memberships, please email your completed membership application to: 

Important Sign-Up Information

If you apply for an annual membership to the UCSD Retirement Association during September through November, you will have to renew your membership the following June.

If you apply for an annual membership to the UCSD Retirement Association in December through May, you will have one year after the following June to renew your membership.


Membership Benefits
Membership in the Association also comes with many benefits. Learn more about these benefits here.

Learn more about our activities and interest groups. You can view a full listing of events & enroll for events here. Become a member of the UCSD Retirement Association to enroll in all of our events.


Contact & Find Us
You can contact the UCSD Retirement Association by email or by phone at (858) 534-4724. Learn more about how to find our office here.