The university has a contract with Delta Airlines for business travel. Negotiated discounts are only available when booking airfare reservations in Concur, the university’s online booking tool, or through Conlin Travel, the university’s designated travel agency.
In addition to negotiated discounts on applicable fare classes, Delta offers the university the following perks:
Delta Airlines is now permitting business travelers from companies with Delta corporate contracts to board as Zone 1 Priority Boarding travelers (even for travelers without SkyMiles status).
Enroll in Delta SkyMiles
Corporate travelers now also have the ability to self-select the complimentary Preferred Seating option. In order to take advantage of this new benefit, travelers should visit delta.com/mytrips, access the ticketed reservation, and select from the available Preferred Seating options in the seat map. Travelers should ensure that their SkyMiles number is located in their Conlin Travel booking profile to make certain they receive this benefit.
Delta Edge Points
Access to Delta Edge Points. Under the university’s Delta contract, the university is provided an allotment of points which Conlin Travel is able to apply toward ticket changes.
Corporate Name Change Program
Delta’s Corporate Name Change Program provides travelers with more flexibility in applying the value of unused tickets towards a new booking allowing a better utilization of the travel budget.
Delta’s Corporate Name Change Program provides:
Name Changes are available through Conlin Travel when the original ticket was booked in Concur or directly with a Conlin agent
Delta SkyMiles for Corporate Travelers
The Delta SkyMiles program allows travelers to earn miles and enjoy extra benefits from Delta. For more information about benefits business travelers can take advantage as Delta SkyMiles members, please visit: www.delta.com/corporatetraveler.
Partnership with Delta brings CLEAR discount to U-M employees
As an extension of their longtime Delta Air Lines partnership, CLEAR is offering a $100 discount on memberships. CLEAR is a membership program that allows you to skip airport security lines and go straight to the physical screening. Delta SkyMiles members pay only $79 for an annual membership — normally $179. A great savings for frequent travelers! CLEAR is currently available in over 35 airports and stadiums nationwide. Click here to learn more about how CLEAR works. You must have a Delta SkyMiles account to obtain the discount. Please see attached for the flyer with detailed information and begin enrolling here!
Please note, while this is a benefit to you through our university partnership with Delta, it is not a university business expense.