Corporate Status Match program

We are pleased to offer you the opportunity to participate in our Corporate Status Match program, offering top-tier flyers of many other airlines a comparable status in the MileagePlus program. This offer is valid for requests received between January 1, 2019, and December 31, 2019.

Use the link below to log in to your MileagePlus account and then submit your corporate status match request


Submit your request

Program details

If you meet the criteria to participate in the Sales Corporate Status match program, your account will be upgraded for 180 days to Premier Silver, Premier Gold, Premier Platinum or Premier 1K* status based on the level you hold in your current frequent flyer program.

For example:

Delta Air Lines Medallion® status Silver Gold Platinum
American Airlines AAdvantage elite status Gold Platinum Platinum Pro
Level matched to in United MileagePlus Premier Silver Premier Gold Premier Platinum

Retaining status

To keep the matched Premier status beyond the 180-day trial period, you need to earn a certain number of Premier Qualifying Miles (PQM) or Premier Qualifying Segments (PQS) on flights operated by United, United Express or Star Alliance partner airlines, in addition to a certain number of Premier Qualifying Dollars (PQD) on flights operated by United or United Express within the 180-day trial period.

The number of PQM, PQS and PQD you must earn to retain status depends on the MileagePlus Premier status level you are matched to:

MileagePlus
Premier status
PQM requirements
(and PQD for U.S. residents)
PQS requirements
(and PQD for U.S. residents)
Premier Silver 12,500
(and $1,500 PQD)
OR 15
(and $1,500 PQD)
Premier Gold 25,000
(and $3,000 PQD)
30
(and $3,000 PQD)
Premier Platinum 37,500
(and $4,500 PQD)
45
(and $4,500 PQD)
Premier 1K* 50,000
(and $7,500 PQD)
60
(and $7,500 PQD)


To keep any matched Premier level, customers must fly a minimum of two paid flight segments on flights operated by United or United Express during the 180-day trial period in addition to the PQM/PQS/PQD requirements above.

*Premier 1K matches only eligible for AA and DL frequent flyer members.

Submit your Corporate Status Match request

To be considered for Premier status through this promotion, use the link below to submit your Corporate Status Match request. We will send you an email within 7-10 business days to let you know if your request is approved.

Required information:

MileagePlus account number (If you are not yet a member, join today)

Name, mailing address and corporate email address

Company name and corporation ID (to be provided by your corporate travel manager)

A copy of your most recent mileage summary or 2019 membership card for the frequent flyer program you are matching from. It must clearly identify your name, current elite status, including your status expiration date. (Please note that many digital frequent flyer program membership cards do not include an expiration date.)



Submit your request

Terms and conditions:

  1. Offer valid only for employees of approved United Corporate accounts. Member must submit proof of airline elite status with qualifying air carrier in order to qualify. Approved United Corporate accounts and qualifying air carriers will be determined by United in its sole discretion.
  2. Offer is not valid for members who have participated in any MileagePlus status match program within the last 3 years.
  3. Members who register and are approved will be awarded complimentary matching status within 7-10 business days.
  4. Complimentary status will be effective for 180 days from registration date. (“Challenge Period”)
  5. You may enjoy Premier benefits on United® - or United® Express-operated flights by providing your account number when making reservations or at check-in. During the Challenge Period, you may not have access to all reciprocal Premier benefits with United’s partner airlines, including access to Star Alliance lounges.
  6. Offer is not valid for individuals who, in accordance with United’s records, have violated the MileagePlus program rules within the past three (3) years. United reserves the right to rescind any status match granted, if during the course of an audit or investigation United determines that an individual was awarded a status match in contravention of this provision.
  7. To earn Premier status beyond the Challenge Period, members must meet the following “Qualifying Travel Requirements” for the appropriate matched level during the Challenge Period:
    1. Premier Silver
      1. Fly a minimum of two flight segments on flights operated by United or United Express; and
      2. Earn at least 12,500 Premier qualifying miles (“PQM”) or 15 Premier qualifying segments (“PQS”); and
      3. Earn at least $1,500 Premier qualifying dollars (“PQD”)
    2. Premier Gold
      1. Fly a minimum of two flight segments on flights operated by United or United Express; and
      2. Earn at least 25,000 PQM or 30 PQS; and
      3. Earn at least $3,000 PQD
    3. Premier Platinum
      1. Fly a minimum of two flight segments on flights operated by United or United Express; and
      2. Earn at least 37,500 PQM or 45 PQS; and
      3. Earn at least $4,500 PQD
    4. Premier 1K
      1. Fly a minimum of two flight segments on flights operated by United or United Express; and
      2. Earn at least 50,000 PQM or 60 PQS; and
      3. Earn at least $7,500 PQD
  8. Members who earn Premier status through this promotion will have their accounts updated within five to seven business days of meeting the Qualifying Flight Requirements. Premier Gold, Premier Platinum and Premier 1K status members will receive a membership card within four to six weeks thereafter. Members who register for this promotion before April 1, 2019 and meet the Qualifying Flight Requirements will earn Premier status that will be valid through January 31, 2020, and members who register for this promotion on or after April 1, 2019 and meet the Qualifying Flight Requirements will earn Premier status that will be valid through January 31, 2021.
  9. Through this offer, you will not be able to qualify for a higher Premier status level than the one you are matched to in MileagePlus. However, you will be able to qualify to a higher level status level if you reach one of the published qualification thresholds for Premier status.
  10. Upon meeting the Qualifying Travel Requirements for Premier 1K status, members will be awarded 1 Regional Premier Upgrade and 2 Global Premier Upgrades, which will be credited to their account within 7-10 business days.
  11. Upon meeting the Qualifying Travel Requirements for Premier Platinum status, members will be awarded 1 Regional Premier Upgrade, which will be credited to their account within 7-10 business days.
  12. If members with complimentary status are unable to meet the Qualifying Travel Requirements within the 180-day Challenge Period, the matched MileagePlus Premier status will expire and the member will be returned to their highest qualified Premier status level, or member status, at United’s sole discretion.
  13. PQM and PQS earned on flights operated by United, United Express or Star Alliance partner airlines during the Challenge Period, including fare class bonus PQM and PQS, will count toward meeting the Qualifying Flight Requirements; however, any other bonus PQM and PQS, promotional PQM and PQS, and/or credit card PQM do not count toward the Qualifying Travel Requirements.
  14. PQD is defined as all PQD credited to the member’s account during the Challenge Period.
  15. The PQD requirement only applies to members whose primary MileagePlus account address is in the 50 United States or the District of Columbia. Those who use military or diplomatic addresses (APO, DPO or FPO) are exempt from the PQD requirement.
  16. Participation does not guarantee Premier status.
  17. All flight activity must be posted to the member’s MileagePlus account in order to qualify for the promotion.
  18. Flights on award travel tickets, Basic Economy tickets and other tickets that do not earn Premier qualifying credits do not qualify for meeting the requirements of this offer. Other restrictions may apply. Offer subject to change without notice.
  19. Miles accrued, awards, and benefits issued are subject to change and are subject to the rules of the United MileagePlus program, including without limitation the Premier program (the “MileagePlus Program”), which are expressly incorporated herein. United may change the MileagePlus Program including, but not limited to, rules, regulations, travel awards and special offers or terminate the MileagePlus Program at any time and without notice. United and its subsidiaries, affiliates and agents are not responsible for any products or services of other participating companies and partners. Taxes and fees related to award travel are the responsibility of the member. Bonus award miles, award miles and any other miles earned through non-flight activity do not count toward qualification for Premier status unless expressly stated otherwise. The accumulation of mileage or Premier status or any other status does not entitle members to any vested rights with respect to the MileagePlus Program. All calculations made in connection with the United MileagePlus Program and/or the Premier Program, including without limitation the accumulation of mileage and the satisfaction of the qualification requirements of the Premier Program, and/or the revisions of calculations (including any estimates), will be made by United Airlines and MileagePlus in their discretion and such calculations will be considered final. Information in this communication that relates to the MileagePlus Program does not purport to be complete or comprehensive and may not include all of the information that a member may believe is important, and is qualified in its entirety by reference to all of the information on the united.com website and the MileagePlus Program rules. United and MileagePlus are registered service marks. For complete details about the MileagePlus Program, go to united.com/mileageplus.