Use this Star Citizen referral code when you create a new account and want to buy a package.

This free referral gets you 5000 UEC for free. Make sure you are not logged in before using the code!

Get your free code or share your own

The code from the referral reward program also grants you 5000 UEC on registration and will get you a chance to get your own referral program awards. Once you created your Star Citizen account you can refer your own friends with your personal referral number.

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What is the Star Citizen referral program

The Star Citizen referral program is a reward system to motivate citizens like me to tell others about the game. The more recruits that use your star citizen code the better the rewards get. When someone registers with your referral you will automatically get 5,000 UEC. You can spend these credits in Voyager Direct. As a result you will get a Recruitment Point with every new backer and rewards will be unlocked. Below are a few of the rewards that are currently available.

How to get your own referrals?

So how do I get my own Star Citizen referrals? Once you have enlisted and created your account you enter the referral reward program. From that moment you will have your own code. As a Star Citizen you will able to share your referral code amongst friends. Add your code to the Reddit referral code randomizer. There is a small chance that someone will use your code in the randomizer. The downside of the randomizer is that many people have added theirs already. Consequently this leads to a decreased chance of getting recruits.
In my opinion the best way to get more own rewards is by creating content. Make some cool video’s for example and add your code, you might get something out of it. Copy the link below and add your own code at the end of the string , now you can share the link with anyone!

Share your code right here!

October 20th 2016
I’ve decided to let you share you code here, every month I will select a comment and your referral will be listed on top of the page! Before I approve your post, you need to make sure to mention the following:

  1. Tell me what you plan to do in Star Citizen, what will be your role how are you going to make a living?
  2. What are you looking forward to, what is the reason you backed Star Citizen?
  3. Where did you hear about this game and when did you become a backer?
  4. Leave your code

I need you to use this format because I don’t like people just throwing around their codes like we see on many sites. Furthermore this will increase your chance of getting your ranks up and get those desirable rewards. This page gets quite some visitors so just scroll down to the comment section and share your story.

How to use the Star Citizen referral code?

Go to the enlist page at the RSI website and register a new account. Enter the code and you are good to go. Keep in mind that to get the free UEC you’ll have to use a new account for it to work.
Example of a Star Citizen referral code

Reward program controversy

When CIG announced the referral program many backers were spamming their codes everywhere. It was a complete mess and the star citizen subreddit was flooded. As a result the mods banned the posting of referrals in the Subreddit. Even to this day you see people trying to sneak their codes in conversations. Fortunately the community takes care of it within minutes.
The rewards are pretty sweet though, who doesn’t want that Gladius Gold reward? The more hardcore fans even buy them on the grey market but few people provide them.

Earn 5000 UEC

Just register as a new Star Citizen with the referral code and the 5000 UEC are yours. Fill in the form at the RSI website and you will get your reward. Most noteworthy is that you don’t have to buy an expensive package. You can earn REC in game to rent ships, weapons and shields and more to test what suits you best.

Referral program ranking ladder

1 Recruitment point: Badger and badges
Forum display title: Recruiter
GA series of UEE Squadron Badges
K&W CF-007 Bulldog repeaters
3 RP: Gimbals and guns
Forum display title: Private
Two gimbal mounts and
Two K&W CF-007 Bulldog repeaters.
5 RP: Surf & Turf
Forum display title: Corporal
Greycat buggy
4 white & blue striped fish
10 RP: Gladius & gold
Forum display title: Sergeant
Gladius standalone ship & 6 Months Insurance
5 gold ship display models
25 RP: AC racing package
Forum display title: Lieutenant
Permanently unlock 350R, M50 & Mustang Gamma in Crusader & Arena Commander
15,000 UEC
42 RP: AC combat package
Forum display title: Captain
Permanent unlock the Cutlass Black, Hornet, Avenger & Aurora LN
30,000 UEC
100 RP: Unknown
Possibly an Endeavor package/not known at this time
250 RP: Unknown
Possibly an Endeavor package/not known at this time
1042 RP: VIP
Membership to the Million Mile High Club!
Virtual fame

What can I do in game if I buy this game now?

There’s missions, multi-player and lots of things to do. It’s not a full game at the moment to be honest but you can see the potential. There is a game and it is quite enjoyable. The graphics are stunning even at low settings! Remember that this is just the first step towards a game that probably won’t be finished for another year or two. Furthermore new content gets added to Star Citizen about every 2 months. Remember that the game is in alpha and full of bugs, it won’t be a smooth experience.

screen shot of star citizen

The mini Persistent Universe (PU)

The mini Persistent Universe is only a glimpse of the final multiplayer game. At this moment there are several things you can do other then gazing at the stars and beautiful scenery. There are several missions available, FPS combat (still very alpha) and an outlaw station called Grimhex.
Don’t forget to put on your space suit, you will choke if you enter the decompression rooms without one!

Port Olisar - persistent universe

Arena Commander

Engage in dog fighting, racing, earn REC and practice your pilot skills in Arena Commander. Option to play against AI in single or multiplayer. Capture the core (capture the flag) multiplayer, racing single and multiplayer or race against time. Keep in mind that only multiplayer allows you to earn REC.

Social module

Interact with other players and explore the first landing zone, ArcCorp! The Social Module is intended as a starting point for the world building. At the moment you can visit some shops, go dancing in a bar or flip someone off.

Which star citizen package should I buy

It’s hard to pick a ship package if you just learned about the game. It helps if you think about what you want to do in the verse. Which profession or role are you interested in? Do you want to be a trader, pirate, explorer etc.
I recommend any starter ship like the Aurora MR Package or the Aurora MR combo Package. This is a starter pack that get you the best bang for your buck. You can always upgrade to a different ship or earn REC and use it to rent other ships. With REC you can try before you buy!
The more expensive packages are to support the game. It has to be said that you won’t be able to compete with a Super Hornet as the Aurora MR is not meant to be a dog fighter. Try upgrading this ship to an Aurora LN when the upgrade is available. If you want to compete in dog fighting in the current state of the game, the Hornet might be a better choice.

Aurora MR starter ship

So what is Star Citizen?

What? Blasphemy! Star Citizen is the biggest crowd funded game ever. Currently backers have funded a staggering amount of 130.000.000,00 USD and this is increasing every day. Here is a short video introduction to Star Citizen. If you want to try out the game before buying you could wait for a free fly week. Don’t forget to use a Star Citizen referral code when registering an account.

Star Citizen referral code
  • STAR-L6Q2-2394
  • 5000 UEC in game credits


Create a new account and use code STAR-L6Q2-2394 to get 5000 UEC for free. UEC is Star Citizen's game currency which allows you to buy ships, weapons, armor etc. The code is worth about 5 USD and might even be worth more as we get closer to the release.