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Connexxus Travel Agencies

Find out about Connexxus travel agencies' services and contact information.

Book travel with a Connexxus travel agency to receive the following benefits:                                                                                         

  • UC-dedicated travel agents who know campus travel policies
  • Direct UC San Diego billing to reduce out-of-pocket expenses
  • Competitive service fees automatically paid by UC San Diego Travel as an advance
  • Note: Some benefits may not apply when using a small business provider, log on to Connexxus for complete agency details.

Balboa Travel

Phone: (858) 678-3752
Toll-free: (888) 617-5005
Fax: (858) 678-3599
Email: UCSD@balboa.com

Address:
5414 Oberlin Drive
San Diego, CA 92121

Agents dedicated to UCSD:

  • Melissa Brown (858) 678-3490
  • Note: If you require immediate assistance, call one of the main lines listed above.

Team supervisor:
Sam Nadel
samn@balboa.com
(858) 678-3352

Account executive:
Alma Chapeaux
achapeaux@balboa.com
(858) 678-3418

For assistance with online booking, email support@balboa.com.

For emergency assistance only, use the special 24-hour line:
(800) 359-8773 (I.D. Code WF4C)
Note: This number is not a reservation or information line. Use for emergency travel situations only.

Balboa Meeting and Event Solutions

Toll Free - (877) 868-2701
Local - (858) 678-3788
Email: UCSDMeetings@Balboa.com

UCSD Site Selection Meeting Request Form  - The purpose of this form is to collect information regarding your meeting needs. Please fill in as many details as possible to help us in returning accurate information to you regarding your meeting.


Small Business Travel

If travel is funded from a federally contracted agreement over $700,000 or Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Grants of any amount, you can use one of the Connexxus small business agencies to meet federal requirements:

Log on to Connexxus to review agency details, including office hours and a list of service fees.

Travel reporting is another important benefit for the Small Business Development Office in working with campus research teams to meet “Utilization of Small Business Concerns.”

Notice: UC San Diego travel policy, as published in Blink, is decisive. It has been adapted to UC San Diego's organization, delegation of authority, terminology, chart of accounts and processing applications. The source for UC San Diego travel policy is UC Travel Policy and Regulations (PDF).