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Travel

Want to get away? Take advantage of these great discounts and make your next vacation easier on the wallet.

Car Rental

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Avis and Budget offer special car rental discounts and services to St. John's University Alumni and Friends.

To save up to 25% at Avis, call 1-800-331-1212 or visit online.

For savings of up to 25% off at Budget, call 1-800-527-0700 or visit online.

Plus enjoy free additional discounts on weekly rentals, weekend deals and free upgrades.  

Please call for codes to access these discounts by phone. Online savings are automatically applied with the above links.  

GroundLink

GroundLink is your ON TIME EVERY TIME® tech-enabled black car service provider. Operating in major cities throughout the world, GroundLink offers the industry’s only on time guarantee; if your car is more than 5 minutes late for your scheduled pick-up, your next ride with GroundLink is free (up to $75). Through GroundLink’s transparent pricing, which is not metered, you’ll see the confirmed price before your ride.

Schedule a pickup today and receive a 10% St. John’s University discount on all rides.

Additionally, you can book and track your ride through the GroundLink app available for iPhone and Android devices. Enter promo code STJOHNS before checkout to receive 10% off on all rides. 

The Parking Spot

The Parking Spot is the nation’s largest near-airport parking operator, providing service to and from airports around the country in distinctive spotted shuttles. Services and amenities include:

  • Shuttles every 5-7 minutes
  • Covered, open-air and valet parking
  • Well-lit and secured
  • Open 24/7
  • Luggage assistance
  • Earn Free Parking with The Spot Club

Alumni & friends receive a 20% discount with through the Spot Club Card at over 24 airport locations nationwide. 

Marriott Hotels and Resorts

The New York Marriott Marquis Hotel, located in the heart of Times Square and the Broadway theater district, is perfect for quiet and comfortable stays after enjoying world-class entertainment nearby. This midtown Manhattan hotel is perfect for family travel, weekend getaways and business travel. Additionally, the Marriott Marquis is conveniently located near New York City attractions like Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, the UN and Madison Square Garden.  

St. John's University is pleased to offer a special rate for New York Marriott Marquis visitors. Click here to reserve a room. 

The New York LaGuardia Airport Marriott is the closest full-service hotel to the St. John’s University Queens campus, located adjacent to LaGuardia Airport and just minutes from Manhattan. Click here to reserve a room and obtain a special rate. Be sure to enter STJ in the corporate/promotional code area.

The Courtyard Marriott Long Island City/New York Manhattan View hotel offers impressive New York City skyline views and is minutes away from both the Queens and Manhattan campuses. Featuring an array of modern amenities including spacious accommodations, complimentary Wi-Fi and on-site dining, this Western Queens hotel is perfect for on-the-go guests, visiting families, and business travelers. In addition, the Courtyard Marriott Long Island City/New York Manhattan View is conveniently located near many popular attractions, including Kaufman Astoria Studios, MoMA PS1, Silvercup Studios, and Gantry Plaza State Park. Enter STJ in the corporate/promo code area (under Special Rates).

Our affinity partnership with Marriott now includes (2) additional properties in midtown NYC – the Fairfield Inn & Suites New York Manhattan/Times Square South and the SpringHill Suites New York Manhattan/Times Square South. Both Marriott hotels opened to the public last month and will welcome alumni and friends by offering a year-round 15% savings for individual travelers. 

The Williams Club

Join the Williams Club in Manhattan and receive a special membership rate plus access to 80 affiliates worldwide. For information, call 212-697-5300.

Carlson Rezidor Hotels Worldwide

Club Carlson for Business is the rewards program from Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, a leader in travel and hospitality, designed specifically to reward businesses and organizations for their stays.

Club Carlson offers a fantastic portfolio of more than 1,340 hotels in operation and under development, a global footprint covering 105 countries and territories as well as a powerful set of global brands: Radisson, Radisson Blu, Radisson RED, Park Plaza, Park Inn by Radisson, Country Inns & Suites by Carlson and Quorvus Collection.

Click here to book your reservation at any of these hotel brands worldwide and receive a St. John’s University discount of up to 15%, including exclusive access to Club Carlson and earn Gold Points for each stay.

Additionally, you may contact the Club Carlson customer service center (be sure to mention Corporate Account ID 131550 – St. John’s University):

Be sure to download the Club Carlson app here, available for iPhone and Android

Contact Us

Richard Baidal
Assistant Director, Affinity Partners
Office of Alumni Relations
Tel 718-990-6817
[email protected]