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Arts & Events

Arts & Events is UC San Francisco’s arts, events, and activities program and is a department within Campus Life Services. Arts & Events’ mission is to enrich the UC San Francisco campus community through creative arts, performance, and cultural and social events that highlight diversity, foster social wellness, and celebrate the UCSF Community.

Keep the Fun Alive!

Every time you buy from a campus retailer, your dollars fund activities, programs, and entertainment to improve your quality of life at UCSF.


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Bear Hugs
$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.

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.