Travelers with elite status on American or Delta can now earn Premier Status with United through January 2020 by taking part in the United MileagePlus Premier Status Match Challenge. United offers the challenge to Delta Silver, Gold, and Platinum Medallion members as well as to American Gold, Platinum, and Platinum Pro AAdvantage members.
If you meet the criteria to participate, United will immediately upgrade your MileagePlus account for 90 days to Premier Silver, Premier Gold, or Premier Platinum based on the level of status you hold on American or Delta. To keep the matched Premier status through January 2020, you must earn a certain number of Premier qualifying miles (PQM) or Premier qualifying segments (PQS) within the 90 day trial period.
- To earn United Premier Silver through January 2020: Fly 7,000 PQM or 8 PQS on flights operated by United or United Express.
- To earn United Premier Gold through January 2020: Fly 12,500 PQM or 15 PQS on flights operated by United or United Express.
- To earn United Premier Platinum through January 2020: Fly 18,000 PQM or 22 PQS on flights operated by United or United Express.
United does not require any revenue requirements to earn status through the challenge.
To be considered for the elite status match, complete the MileagePlus Premier Status Match Challenge form. United will review your application and confirm whether you are eligible for the status match within 7-14 days.
Please Note: This offer is not valid for members who have participated in the MileagePlus status match program within the past 5 years. Customers with Star Alliance Silver or Gold status are also excluded from this offer.
Full program details, terms, and conditions are posted on United’s website for the MileagePlus Premier Status Match Challenge.