Other Privileges and Amenities

Commute Trip Reduction Program

NU Commuter Benefits include reserved parking spots for carpools, up to $50 in monthly Orca pass reimbursements for Metro Transit users, and on campus showers for bikers or walkers. For more information, click on this link or contact your Employee Transportation Coordinator: Human Resources 425.889.5749 hr@northwestu.edu

LeRoy Johnson Eagle Fitness Center

The Eagle Fitness Center (EFC) offers both cardio and weight training for students and employees.  Employees can use the EFC free of charge weekdays, 10am-9pm.  For reservations or more information Please see our EFC webpage

HomeStreet Bank: Northwest University Home Buying Benefits

NU Employees are eligible for exclusive home buying benefits through Affinity Lending at HomeStreet Bank. You now have access to pre-negotiated discounts on the loan amount and on Realtor commissions as well as access to thousands of dollars in down payment assistance. To learn more about your home buying benefits please call 206-628-0207 or 888-425-6990, visit www.homestreet.com/NU, or watch the pre-recorded webinar by clicking on the link below.

IMPORTANT: Discounts are not available through HomeStreet Bank Branches.

Passport Unlimited : Dine. Shop. Travel. Save!

Your Passport Mobile Membership gives you exclusive savings on:

  • Dining & Shopping
  • Travel
  • Automobile Purchase & Repair
  • Sports & Entertainment
  • Special Attractions/ Tickets
  • Everyday Services

And much more…

Sign-up online by clicking this link, or download the Passport Mobile App today and enjoy deals on the go!

Your work email address will be used as your primary login for the program when you access this website or sign into the Passport Mobile app.

Pioneer College Caterers

You can add money to your Pioneer Plus Account to dine in the The Caf (campus cafeteria) or at the Aerie Café (coffee shop located in the Pecota Student Center). This account offers the convenience of carrying a balance on your NU ID card for ease of use on campus.

Load money onto your Pioneer Plus account to receive a 10% bonus added to your account. 

  1. Load $10 and get $11 loaded onto your card
  2. Load $20 and get $22 loaded onto your card
  3. Load $30 and get $33 loaded onto your card

Click on this link to load any amount onto you NU ID card.  Faculty and staff balances do not expire.

Monday – Friday employees can eat lunch in The Caf for only $3.50! (discounted from $6.00)

Software Deals

https://northwestu.onthehub.com/ offers discounted software available to staff, faculty and students.

Software deals are offered and managed by OnTheHub.  Please review their help page for order support