The Dealhack Student Discounts Guide is the result of our quarterly survey of stores that offer discounts to students. Right now the list is at 163 (and counting). We verify each discount every three months.
Below you’ll find all the places where you can save on clothes, furniture, travel, electronics, fitness, entertainment, food, and more. Shop smart and take advantage of these stores that offer student discounts.
We’ve also prepared an up-to-date PDF in case you can’t read the whole thing right now.
Clothing Discounts for Students
Amazon: Using your student (.edu) email, get 6 months of free Amazon Prime Student (trial) or 50% off the annual Amazon Prime subscription fee. Get unlimited free Two-Day shipping as well as special offers and promotions (source).
Betabrand: 15% off when you verify your student status with UNiDays (source).
Chi Chi London: 15% off when you verify your student status through Student Beans (source).
Club Monaco: Get 15% off your online and in-store purchase at Club Monaco. Claim your student discount online by entering a valid .edu email address to receive your code. Present a valid student ID for in-store purchases (source).
Dorothy Perkins: For online purchases, provide your student ID, university, and email address for a 10% discount (source).
Dune London: Verify your student status with UNiDAYS and get 10% off your online purchase (source).
Eddie Bauer: Student discounts available in select locations and vary depending on the store. Inquire about special student offers upon checkout and show proof of enrollment for verification (source).
EXPRESS: Get 40% off in-store and online purchase from Express. Verify your student status by showing your school ID at checkout in-store or through signing up with UNiDAYS for orders online. Students can also apply for an Express Next Student Credit Card (source).
Forever 21: For a limited time, get up to 21% off your online purchase at Forever 21. Register with Student Beans for student status verification. Get a 10% student discount on your order during regular days (source).
Jack Wills: Get 10% off your purchase when you verify your student status with UNiDAYS. NUS extra card is also accepted (source).
Jockey: Verify your student status with ID.me and get 10% off your online purchase. Offer stands for students in college only (source).
Joe’s Jeans: Get 20% off your online order when you verify your student status with UNiDAYS (source).
Karen Kane: Provide your name, school, and student email for verification and get 20% off your online purchase. Offer stands for full-time and part-time students (source).
Madewell: Get 15% off your in-store purchase with a valid school ID (source).
Miss Selfridge: 10% off when you register with Student Beans to check for eligibility (source).
NA-KD: 12% off when you verify your student status with Student Beans or Mecenat (source).
Nike: Get 10% off your online order by verifying your student details through SheerID (source)
Oasis: Verify your student status with UNiDAYS and save 10% off your online purchase (source).
PrettyLittleThing: 30% off when you verify your student status with Student Beans (source).
South Moon Under: 10% discount on in-store and online purchases (source)
TBDress: Register with Student Beans and get 15% off your online order at TBDress (source).
Topshop: Sign up or log in with Student Beans and get 10% off your online purchase using a unique discount code. NUS codes are acceptable in-store but not online (source).
Unif: Take 15% off your online purchase by verifying your student status with UNiDAYS (source).
Vineyard Vines: Get 15% off full-price items in-store by presenting a valid college ID at checkout. For online orders, verify your student status through SheerID to receive a unique discount code of 15% (source).
Furniture Discounts for Students
Leesa: Get 15% off any mattress purchase by verifying your details through ID.me (source)
PBteen: Get 15% off your online and in-store purchase using your .edu email or college ID (source).
Travel Discounts for Students
Caesar’s Palace: Get 10% off the lowest rates available at Caesar’s Palace by verifying your student status through ID.me (source).
E-Z Rent-a-Car: Save 10% using the code 7192E. Coupon expires on 01/01/2019 (source).
GMC/Chevrolet/Buick: Discounts on vehicles vary depending on the car model. To get the discount, you will need to create an account to get an authorization code. Evidence of enrollment is required (source).
Generator Hostels: Get a 10% discount at select hostels with your ISIC card (source).
Greyhound: 10% off travel plus an extra 40% off shipping using your Student Advantage Card (source).
National Car Rental: Up to 20% off and unlimited mileage with a Student Advantage Card (source).
NJ Transit: Full-time college students can receive a 25% discount on NJ Transit monthly passes (source).
Penske: 10% off truck rentals and an extra 10% off one-way online rentals (source).
StudentUniverse/American Airlines: StudentUniverse and American Airlines have teamed up to offer students great prices for inexpensive travel. See link for more details (source).
Travelosophy: Discover great discounts on student travel. Discounted airfares to Africa, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East available here (source).
Insurance Discounts for Students
Allstate: New drivers/teen drivers can save on auto insurance through Allstate’s Smart Student Discount. To qualify, you must be a full-time student with good grades. For more information, see website (source).
Esurance: You can save up to 10% on insurance by maintaining a B (3.0 GPA) or higher using the “Good Student” discount (source).
Farmers: Full-time students under the age of 25 may qualify for a discount (source).
Geico: Full-time students with a good academic record are eligible for a 15% discount. A “B” average or better is required to qualify for the promotion (source).
Nationwide: Get a good student discount for drivers aged 16 to 24. Must be full-time college or high school students and maintain at least a “B” average or better (source).
State Farm: Students with good grades are eligible for discount. Must maintain a “B” average or be part of the top 20% of the class (source).
Traveler’s: Maintain a “B” average or be part of the top 20% of the class to qualify for the Good Student Discount. Your report card, and other academic documents will be required for verification (source).
Cell Phone Discounts for Students
AT&T: With AT&T Signature Program, students can save on wireless service plans, devices, and more using their school email address. You can also present your valid ID in-store to see if you’re eligible for the promotion (source).
Sprint: Take advantage of your student status by joining the Sprint Works Program. Simply fill out a form with your name, phone number, school, and .edu email to qualify. You can also call 877-607-9002 or see their website for an alternative verification method (source).
T-Mobile: College students can save $100 on select phones and tablets by activating a new line. To claim this offer, call 1-844-611-4522. This deal is not available in-store or online. Offer is subject to change (source).
Electronics & Technology Discounts for Students
Abbyy: Students can get up to 30% off top-rated software through Abbyyy Student Savings Program (source).
Ableton: Get up to 40% off Ableton Live 10 Standard or Suite. Visit their website to see if you’re eligible (source).
Adobe: Get over 60% off Adobe Creative Cloud All Apps plan on your first year (source).
Apple: Save on a new Mac, iPad, and AppleCare. You can also get Apple Music for 50 percent off. Education pricing is available on the Apple website for students and parents purchasing for students (source).
Cyberlink: Up to 60% off software for students who can provide proof of eligibility (source).
Das Keyboard: 20% off a new keyboard plus free shipping except in Alaska and Hawaii. Contact customer support for questions about eligibility (source).
Data Vision: Data Vision offers special discounts to students and an extra % off select products. A one-time use coupon will be provided after successful verification (source)
Final Draft: Nearly 50% off Final Draft 10 (source)
Fujitsu: Get 5% off select tablets and PCs when you order over the phone. Dial 1-800-FUJITSU to place your order (source).
Klipsch: Save 10% at Klipsch Audio when you verify your student status with UNiDAYS (source).
HDR Soft: Get 75% off your purchase of Photomatix Pro or Photomatix Pro Plus Bundle (source)
IDM: 50% student discount on IDM computer solutions and text editors (source)
Logitech: Join Logitech Academy for a 20% student discount. Check eligibility through SheerID (source)
Pinnacle: Receive 20% off Pinnacle’s movie-making products (source)
PureGear: 35% student discount on smartphone and tablet accessories at PureGear (source)
Skylum: Get 50% off Luminar and Aurora HDR (source)
Sony Creative Software: Shop for Sony Creative Software products at their academic and non-profit resellers. Check link for the list (source).
Spotify: Pay only $4.99 for both Spotify Premium and Hulu. Simply provide your student email when prompted during registration. For further instructions, refer to this link (source).
Squarespace: Students get 50% off their first year of Squarespace. To qualify, simply verify your school email address (source).
SurveyMonkey: Discounts on annual subscriptions available to students with a new or free account. Valid student ID required (source).
Targus: 25% education discount on Targus laptop bags, tablet cases, docking stations, and computer accessories (source)
Restaurant Discounts for Students
Arby’s: 10% off when you show your student ID at select locations.
Buffalo Wild Wing: Show your student ID and get up to 10% off.
Burger King: Up to 10% off with valid student ID.
Chick-fil-A: Most locations offer student discounts. Contact your nearest Chick-fil-A and inquire about what promotions are offered.
Chipotle: Save on your order in most Chipotle locations by showing your student ID.
Dairy Queen: Visit your local Dairy Queen to see what student deals are offered.
Domino’s: Select locations offer student discounts. This offer was confirmed by a Domino’s customer service representative.
Dunkin Donuts: Get up to 10% off when you show your student ID.
Hard Rock Cafe: Show your student ID or Student Identity Card and receive discounted menu items.
McDonald’s: Many locations do offer a 10% discount when you show your student ID.
Pizza Hut: Contact your local Pizza Hut location as discounts differ by location.
Qdoba: Show your student ID and you can usually score a free drink or a burrito deal.
Subway: Show your student ID to receive up to 10% off your local Subway.
TCBY: Show your student ID card and get 15% off your yogurt.
Waffle House: Save up to 10% off your Waffle House order. The discount amount changes at each location. Must show a valid student ID. This offer was confirmed by a Waffle House customer service representative.
News & Entertainment Discounts for Students
AMC Theatres: Show your student ID for discounted ticket prices. This promotion is only available on certain days in select locations (source).
Bloomberg Businessweek: Get 12 weeks of all-access and digital access for $12 (source).
Major League Baseball offer student discounts. Give the box office a phone call to inquire about discounted tickets (source).
MLB.tv: Students are eligible to get discounts on MLB.TV Yearly and Monthly and MLB.TV Single Team Packages. Verify your student status during checkout to qualify for this promotion. (source).
Museums: Most museums offer discounts to students of any age. If the student price isn’t advertised at that museum you’d like to visit, don’t hesitate to inquire. Some locations allow students with a valid ID go in for free.
The New York Times: Students can save on print and digital subscription. Get 4 weeks free and $1 a week for Basic Digital Access. Special rates are available for schools and universities (source).
The Wall Street Journal: Get up to 50% off the annual student rate or pay $15 for 15 weeks. For more instructions, visit WSJplus.com and locate the FAQ page (source).
The Washington Post: All students are eligible for a 50% discount on digital subscriptions. Sign up with your .edu email address and verify with SheerID to activate the Academic Rate (source).
Education & Textbook Discounts for Students
Chegg: Students can save on rentals or purchase using Chegg coupons. Check link to find out what promotion is available this month (source).
Health & Fitness Discounts for Students
Barre3: Get 20% off your Barre3 subscription when you verify with UNiDAYs (source).
GlassesUSA: 55% off regular, full-price frames when you verify your student status with UNiDAYS (source).
ThinOptics: Get 15% off your purchase of eyeglasses upon checkout (source)
Service Discounts for Students
Citi: Get a 2500-point bonus after spending $500 on the first three months with Citi ThankYou® Preferred Card for College Students (source).
The Best Student Discount Cards & Programs
ID.me: You can think of ID.me as a “digital wallet” that verifies your student status online. When you sign up with ID.me you can score solid discounts at their 400+ partners (source).
ISIC (International Student Identity Card): With a valid ISIC card students qualify for international discounts on travel, shopping, entertainment, insurance, food, and accommodations. There are currently over 160,000 discounts in over 130 countries available to ISIC cardholders. An ISIC card costs $25 per year and will score you discounted access to museums, cultural sites, hostels, hotels, airlines, buses, trains, ferries, restaurants, bars, and other attractions (source).
Student Advantage Card: The Student Advantage card costs $22.50 per year and gives you access to a discount of up to 40 percent off at campus shops, local businesses, and popular online stores (source).
Student Beans: Student Beans is a free app that gives you access to the latest student discount right on your smartphone and provides a simple login to help stores verify your student status when you’re shopping online (source).
UNiDAYS: With a UNiDAYS account, you instantly qualify for discounts on tons of popular brands. Simply log on with your details and you’ll be instantly verified and eligible for discounts (source).
Bonus tip: If you have a bunch of store cards on the go but don’t want to carry around a fat wallet, we recommend the app Stocard. Download it and store all your cards on your phone.
Enjoy Your Savings!
There’s no denying college is expensive, but taking advantage of these discounts can make your monthly allowance stretch further this semester. If you know of (or work for) any other businesses that offer student discounts, we would love it if you’d share them in the comments below so we can add them to our list.