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    90 Stores That Offer Student Discounts in 2021

    September 20, 2021 | Staff Writers

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    If you’re starting school this fall or taking classes from an online university, we have compiled a list of student discounts for you to take advantage of.

    School Supplies

    • Amazon: Anyone that has a valid .edu email can join Amazon Student. Get free 2-day shipping, unlimited photo storage through Prime photos, and student discounts on all kinds of products.
    • Fedex: Students save 30% on sending a document with an envelope, and 20% on sending packages.
    • Jo-Ann: When students register for the student discount program they can get 10% off all crafts and supplies at every purchase.
    • Inkspector: Looking for the cheapest ink around town? Students find discounted ink refills and cartridges here for all those papers they write throughout a semester.

    Bookstores

    • Guilford Press: This store offers 40% off the price of books, videos, journals, and newsletters for full-time students.
    • Kindle Store: All student textbooks are 85% off the normal price when bought through the Kindle Store.
    • Slugbooks.com: Compare textbook prices from Amazon, BookRenter, and even the college book store with prices found on slugbooks.com. Students will be surprised and save a ton of money on expensive books.
    • Barnes and Noble: Students save up to 90% on used textbooks at Barnes and Noble.

    General Merchandise

    • Sam’s Club: Show a student ID when signing up for a Sam’s Club Collegiate Membership, and get a $15 Sam’s Club gift card and extra deals.
    • Sally Beauty Supply: Present a student ID upon purchase, and students become eligible for discounts on over 6,000 products.

    Clothing

    • Banana Republic: With a student ID, receive 15% off any full-priced purchase.
    • Crew: Students receive 15% off normally full-priced purchase.
    • Ann Taylor: 15% off the entire in-store or online purchase with a student ID.
    • Eddie Bauer: At Eddie Bauer, students get a 10–15% discount on their purchases.
    • Modcloth: If registered with UNiDAYS, students are able to receive 10% off an entire online purchase.
    • Shoesbuy.com: Students get 20% off an entire online purchase.
    • Urban Outfitters: Students can register with UNiDAYS, and receive 10% off online purchases.
    • TopShop: Students get a 10% discount all year round after registering with Student Beans or UNiDAYS.
    • ASOS: If students register with studentrate.com, they receive free shipping.
    • Charlotte Russe: If students show their student ID in store, they will get a 10% discount.
    • Goodwill: Several Goodwill locations will give students an additional 10% off their thrifty purchase.
    • Madewell: Students get a 15% discount in stores when they present their ID.
    • The Limited: Get the latest styles 15% off with a student ID.
    • Medelita: Nursing and Med students get 20% off scrubs, and free shipping for orders over $50.
    • Club Monaco: Get 20% off full-priced and sale items either online or in stores with a valid student ID at the time of purchase.
    • Brooks Brothers: College students can still dress the preppy part in oxfords without breaking the bank. Students get 15% off in stores.
    • Kate Spade: Students won’t have to wait to make big purchases until after graduation. At Kate Spade, students get 15% off deal any full-priced item deal before they even try on the cap and gown.
    • Necessary Clothing: Get 20% off an online purchase of over $100 dollars as a student.
    • Toms Shoes: Students get 10% of their order in cashback and free shipping; and with the Toms Shoes promise, you can even guarantee that Toms will donate an additional pair of shoes to a child in need!
    • Kenneth Cole: Get up to 20% off the entire store purchase with a student ID at Kenneth Cole.

    Grocery Stores:

    • Sprouts: At select locations students can receive up to 15% off their entire purchase on a specified day of the week.
    • Kroger: At certain locations Kroger grocery stores will give students up to 5% off their purchase.

    Electronics and Digital Services

    • Apple: Students get education pricing on Apple computers, software, and select third-party products. That could mean as much as $200 off the next laptop.
    • Adobe: Students get 60% off Adobe creative Creative Cloud; which makes it only $20 a month to download and use any Adobe product.
    • JourneyEd: Looking for discounted software like Microsoft Office and Adobe? Check out JourneyEd before laying down the big bucks.
    • HP: If a student registers for HPs student store, they will get up to 35% percent off printers, computers, and other supplies.
    • Lenovo: Need a new printer? Students get up to a 25% discount on Lenovo products.
    • Inkjet Willy: Students save up to 10% on remanufactured and compatible ink and toner with a student ID.
    • Sprint: If your university participates in Sprint’s Discount Program, students receive a monthly service discount when signing up for sprint.
    • Spotify: Whether it is for a party, study session, or road trip, students receive unlimited access to music for 50% off. Spotify Premium, which removes ads and allows unrestricted use of playlists on smartphones, is a great way for students to get the music they want when they want it.
    • Microsoft: As a student, you get 10% off when you shop at Microsoft Store.
    • Dell University: Get a computer, sound system, TV, or other technology at a discounted price at Dell University.
    • RadioShack: As a student you are probably in need or a cord here and there. Get it at 10% with a valid student ID.
    • Sony: Making a new tech purchase? Review the select list of discounted items first for students at Sony.
    • Redbox: Get a one-day free rental for the weekend when you create an account, or like Redbox on facebook.

    Food and Dining

    • Chipotle: Present a student ID at checkout, and receive a free drink.
    • Dairy Queen: Most Dairy Queen locations offer a 10% discount to students, depending on location.  
    • Chik-Fil-A: Get a free drink when you present your student ID.
    • Waffle House: Depending on the location, students get 10% off the entire meal.
    • Burger King: Grab a burger and fries at 10% off the whole meal with a student ID.
    • Papa John’s Pizza: This pizza discount depends on location; so stop in to your nearest Papa John’s and ask about their student discount.
    • Pizza Hut: Depending on the location, students get a 10-20% discount off the entire purchase.
    • TCBY: Students get a 15% discount on entire purchase at the register with a valid student ID.
    • Arby’s: Enjoy an Arby’s melt, or anything else at 10% off the entire meal.
    • Buffalo Wild Wings: Grab your favorite BBQ spicy wings or other favorite at 10% off with a student ID.
    • Domino’s: Most Domino’s have a student promotions; stop in to your local Domino’s to see what’s on the table.
    • McDonald’s: At select locations, students can grab a happy meal at 10% off.
    • Qdoba: Students can party on with a $5 burrito meal and free drinks.
    • Subway: Students can eat real food at a 10% discount by showing their student ID at Subway.
    • Firehouse Subs: If your school has an existing partnership with Firehouse, you could be in luck for 10% off a sub.

    Travel and Transportation

    • Greyhound: Students save 20% on travel fare, and 40% on shipping rates with Greyhound.
    • Student Universe: Are you a student between the ages of 18 and 25? If so, you may be able to get special rates on flights, hotels, and tours around the world. All you need is a copy of your class schedule and a student ID.
    • Amtrak: If students sign up for Amtrak’s student signature card, they can save up to 15% on train fares.
    • Student Traveler: Check out different trips you could go on with other students at an affordable rate through student traveler.
    • Jiffy Lube: Get $10, or 10% off your next visit at Jiffy Lube just for being a student.
    • Travelosophy: Looking for discounted airfare for students to Europe, Asia, the Middle East, or Africa? Check out this site before booking anything else.
    • Coach USA: Check for a student discount near your university before traveling home for the weekend.

    Insurance

    • State Farm: Mom and Dad will be happy with a 25% discount for good grades. The best part about this deal, is that the savings extend beyond graduation, until you turn 25 years old.
    • Farmers: Students who earn a 3.0, or “B” average, or who are on the Dean’s list, qualify for a student discount. Find a local insurance agent for more details.
    • Esurance: Students who earn a “B” average or better, and who have a clean driving record qualify for car insurance.
    • Travelers Insurance: Students who maintain a GPA of 3.0 or better are eligible of receiving an 8% discount. For students who live over 100 miles away from home, Traveler’s Insurance provides a 7% discount.
    • Mercury Insurance: Mercury offers student discounts in select states for students who are still on a parent’s insurance plan, and are able to maintain a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
    • Allstate Insurance: Students who earn A’s will receive a 20% discount off their insurance plan, and students who are attending a school over 100 miles away are eligible to receive 35% off their premium insurance policy.
    • Geico: Students who are between the age of 16 and 25 that maintain a GPA of 3.0 or higher can receive up to $200 off of their insurance policy.

    Subscriptions

    • New York Times: Students get unlimited digital access to the New York Times for just $1 a week, or Monday through Friday print delivery for $3.75 a week, with unlimited digital access.
    • The Wall Street Journal: Students can stay up to date on current events and important issues for just $1 a week.
    • The Economist: Students have access to another $1 digital subscription to the economist weekly edition, which includes daily briefing emails and access to The Economist in audio.

    Entertainment

    • AMC Theaters: Students get a discounted movie ticket when they show their student ID.
    • Cinemark: Grab some popcorn and check out this link to find a student discount at a Cinemark location near you.
    • Regal Theaters: Plug in your zip code on the Regal Theaters website to see if a theater near you offers student promotions.
    • Washington Nationals Tickets: Students get 25% off tickets that are under $25 when bought at the box office.
    • New York Mets: Grab a baseball cap and bring $10 for a student-priced ticket to a Mets game!

    Fitness

    • 24 Hour Fitness: Most gyms offer student rates on memberships, but it depends on the gym location.
    • Gold’s Gym: Students get a summer membership for a discounted price of only $159.
    • Eastern Mountain Sports: Students get 15% off of full-price national brand products, and 20% off of Eastern Mountain Sports products with a student ID.
    • Corepower Yoga: Students get up to a 25% discount on drop in classes, and all first time students get one free week of yoga.
    • Discount Dance Supply: Throw on some ballet slippers, and prance around celebrating 10% off the first purchase.

    Phone Services

    • Sprint: Depending on the location, students could receive an average of 10% off their monthly phone bill.
    • Verizon: Students can get up to $65 cash back at participating locations.
    • AT&T: Students who plug in their information to this link can verify if they qualify for a monthly student discount.
    • T-mobile: Students can fill out this form to see if they are eligible for a monthly discount, depending on participating schools.

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