Planning to travel? – Check your AUSA member benefits

Planning to travel? – Check your AUSA member benefits

Thursday, June 15, 2017

It’s time to plan your summer travel – so don’t forget to take advantage of your AUSA membership benefits.

Hotel discounts

Traveling for your summer vacation just got a little easier with an additional 20 percent discount at more than 6,400 Choice® hotels round the world.

Choice® hotels include 11 brands ranging from upscale hotels with all the extras to just a simple stay. There’s a Choice® hotel for every trip you take.

The hotels are: Cambria Suites®, Clarion®, Comfort Inn®, Comfort Suites®, Econo Lodge® MainStay Suites®, Quality®, Rodeway Inn®, Sleep Inn®, Suburban Extended Stay Hotel®.

And booking with the AUSA dedicated Special Rate ID is easy.

Here’s how:

  • Web – Visit and enter AUSA’s Special Rate ID 00800700 under “Best Available Rate”
  • Phone – Call (800) 4CHOICE and provide AUSA’s Special Rate ID 00800700
  • Mobile App – Download the Choice Hotels® mobile app and enter AUSA’s Special Rate ID 00800700

You can book up to nine rooms under one name with this program. Discounts are based on availability.

Get the most out of our discount by enrolling in the Choice Privileges® Rewards Program.

In addition to the AUSA 20 percent discount, you’ll get an even faster way to free nights, instant rewards, dream getaways and more points.

Plus, when you add our dedicated Special Rate ID to your online member profile, you’ll get instant access to our AUSA discount every time you book direct on or the mobile app.

Car Rental Discounts

Renting a car during your trip? AUSA members receive discounts at Alamo, Avis, Budget, Hertz and National car rentals. Some include additional coupons as well. Visit and log in to see your discounts.

Medical Emergency Assistance

Any time you go on a vacation, business trip or to visit family or friends, Emergency Assistance Plus can be a crucial safety net if you have an accident or sudden illness.

EA+ helps pay for emergencies your health and travel insurance generally will not cover.

Coverage includes medical evacuation, medical assistance, travel assistance, assistance for companions and more. Visit for more information.