Bear Hugs

Bear Hugs

Everyone loves getting Bear Hugs! It’s easy to give – $3 and $5 Bear Hugs vendor certificates are offered by Campus Life Services Arts & Events and can be purchased online at our campus store. Please, note you must use a campus computer or have VPN to access our online store.

Bear Hugs campus vendor certificates are redeemable at these UCSF campus vendors:

PARNASSUS CAMPUS: Cafe Bellini; Caffe Central; Campus Cuts; Carmelina’s Taqueria; Jamba Juice; Palio Paninoteca; Subway; Terzetto Express; You see Flowers.


MISSION BAY CAMPUS: Cafe 24; Caffe Tezetto; Peasant Pies; Publico; Subway; The Pub.


MT. ZION CAMPUS: Friend to Friend; UCSF Mt. Zion Gift Shop.

Gift Cards:
Gift Cards are now available through the Department of Nutrition and Food Services
Available only by department recharge, you will be able to purchase the following gift cards:

For no administrative fees:
Dining Dollars in increments of $5 - for use at the Moffitt Cafe, Shorenstein Family Cafe, and the Mt. Zion Cafe
Fastpay cards in increments of $20 - for use at any UCSF vendor who accepts FastPay

Available in increments of $25 plus a 12% administrative fee:

For more information and to get the department recharge order form, visit the UCSF Nutrition and Food Services website.

Arts & Events Discount Partnership Policy
This website contains links to websites that offer discounts on products and services. These websites are operated and maintained by third parties; links are provided for convenience only. These third parties, and their websites, are unaffiliated with UCSF. When taking advantage of these discounts, you will leave the Arts & Events website to make your purchases. Should you encounter technical difficulties, please refer to the partner website contact information. UCSF is not responsible or liable for any loss or damage caused by, or in connection with, the use of those websites, or for any information, products, or services on or from those websites.