Member Benefits

UMA Members-Only Programs

For complete information, UMA members can login to the UMA Members-Only section here. Not a member and want to take advantage of these great programs…click here for membership information. - lead generation service 

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The Bus & Motorcoach Academy 

A broad base of online education courses for operators and drivers to achieve accreditation and certification. Established in conjunction with the University of Southern Maryland, operators can learn basic marketing, accounting, and safe operations that will lead to more profitable businesses! Visit for more information.

UMA Comp - workers' compensation insurance

Open to UMA Members only, the UMA Comp program enables motorcoach operators to receive the same quality, comprehensive workers compensation programs as large companies, including competitive pricing as well as coverages specifically tailored to our public auto exposure. 

‚ÄčBus & Motorcoach NEWS

Bus and Motorcoach NEWS is the only trade publication that is published bi-weekly. This paper filled with timely legislative, regulatory, and industry news-in order to truly be up-to-date on all the issues affecting you and your company. Members get the news delivered right to your door as part of your member benefits.

Scheig Associates – Hiring and Performance System

All employers want to hire the best employees. Imagine possessing the power of knowing who, among your employee candidates, will make the best new hire. Scheig Associates’ Motor Coach Works© Hiring & Performance System ™ helps employers consistently identify and hire top performers. UMA members receive a 10% discount on this valuable program. 

UMA 20Groups/20Groups Lite 

Ready to take your business to the next level? UMA 20Groups and UMA 20Groups Lite are effective peer-to-peer and management groups that will provide you with the intelligence and knowledge to strategically position your company on the path to success. 

These are just a few of the kinds of benefits and companies you'll have access to as a member of UMA.  

UMA Motorcoach Tires Sales Discount Program

Motorcoach Tire Sales has teamed with Toyo to provide discounted pricing specifically for UMA members. Offering direct shipping directly from Toyo distribution centers to the Operator's front door, this unique model streamlines the tire purchasing process and enables Motorcoach Tire Sales to provide aggressive pricing for UMA members. The Toyo M144 coach tire is designed specifically for the motorcoach industry, with a higher load rating than industry standard and other proprietary features to ensure long wear and a smooth ride.

UMA MICHELIN Advantage Tire Discount Program 

UMA members can participate at no cost in the MICHELIN Advantage Program where your company will enjoy competitive program pricing on MICHELIN tires and retreads all across the nation. You'll also be eligible for MICHELIN Advantage Program online business tools, promotions and training opportunities. 

Movie Licensing Discounts 

Get discounted movie licenses through Motorcoach Movies as a UMA member. 

Music Licensing Discounts 

Receive discounted music licensing for your motorcoaches.

Free Process Agent Service 

Why pay for it when UMA members get it free with their membership? A requirement of the FMCSA for interstate operating authority, UMA utilizes our network across the country to provide process agent service.

UMA Merchant Services Program - credit card processing 

Make it easy for your customers to pay by offering them the chance to use a major credit card to charter your tour, while you pay the lowest fees around.

UMA J.J. Keller Discounts 

Save money on the products you use everyday! You can purchase your JJ Keller log books, driver files and other compliance products through UMA and save 10% off of JJ Keller's standard prices. To place an order please login to the member only section to visit the JJ Keller's landing page.

UMA Background Check Program

A one-stop solutions to obtain the required background investigations including criminal background checks, social security number address trace and seven year history, national motor vehicle registration/driver’s license search and NVIR's.



UMA has partnered with AMBEST to create a member benefit that will allow UMA members to save substantially on their diesel fuel purchases when using an authorized AMBEST location and the AMBEST Fuel Card. The program offers whole sale cost as determined by OPIS plus $0.09 or retail less $0.03, whichever is most beneficial to the UMA member at the time of purchase. While savings will vary with wholesale, retail prices, and region we estimate today a typical member will save between $0.20-$0.25 per gallon of diesel fuel. 

UMA Fuel Savings Program 


Receive the same savings on fuel that large companies enjoy! Ensure that your fuel supply is never interrupted, and get assistance with federal and state excise tax filings, making your record keeping a breeze! 

UMA WellCare 

Announcing UMA WellCare! An Affordable Healthcare Solution for UMA Members. Finally, employee benefits we can all afford! Do you have an affordable benefits package for your self and your employees? Great News: UMA has partnered with Bridgeport Benefits, TransAmerica, and Allstate to bring you UMA WellCare - an affordable healthcare solution. The UMA WellCare Plan is available to all UMA members. There are no plan contribution or participation requirements and representatives work directly with you to schedule enrollment meetings and communicate the benefits to your employees. 

Corporate Fuel Card Program

The Comdata® MasterCard® is a single-card solution designed to help local fleets control costs and gain efficiencies by integrating all fuel and maintenance sources into one system. With acceptance at more than 25 million MasterCard locations and featuring detailed exception reporting, cash back for every dollar spent using the card and fuel discounts available at more than 30,000 locations nationwide, this program is essential to all operators.