Receive four of your United systemwide upgrades early this year (again)

No shocker here, but it seems like four UA systemwide upgrades can be requested early again this year, starting October 1 and through December 20. It’s important to keep in mind that SWU’s expire 12 months after they’re issued, so if you request them in October they won’t be good through the end of next year. I suggest only requesting them if you have specific travel plans.

I think I’ll be waiting till January 1 to get mine….

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Ben Schlappig (aka Lucky) is a travel consultant, blogger, and avid points collector. He travels about 400,000 miles a year, primarily using miles and points to fund his first class experiences. He chronicles his adventures, along with industry news, here at One Mile At A Time.

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Comments

  1. I have trip round the world in Nov and SFO to Hong Kong in Dec.
    How can I request system wide in advance thanks JIM

  2. @ Jim — United hasn’t announced yet that they’ll allow the early deposit of SWU’s this year. If they do, it should be in the next couple of weeks. So there’s nothing you can do right now.

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