The Student Discounts You Should Take Advantage Of

By Brittany Loeffler on June 5, 2018

You’ve heard the term “broke college student” before. With the help of student discounts, you don’t have to fall into that category. There are many companies that want to help students afford the things they need and help them save money while in school.

We’ve put together a list of the best student discounts that you should be taking advantage of while in college. You’ll definitely miss these student discounts once you graduate, so use them now!

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In the life of a busy college student, it’s hard to find time to cook three meals a day. Whether you’re studying for exams, running between classes and extracurricular activities, use these student discounts to grab a bite to eat.


Qdoba loves their students so much that they give you two options when it comes to student discounts. You can receive a free drink with any meal purchase or a $5 burrito bowl. We suggest you go with the burrito bowl.


Satisfy your sweet tooth with some frozen yogurt at TCBY. They offer 15% off of your purchase with a valid student ID.

Waffle House

Whether you need to stop along the highway for a quick bite to eat or there is a Waffle House in your town, take advantage of their 10% off student discount. What’s even better is that they are open 24 hours, so you can get your discount any time of the day!


Everyone loves Chipotle, so why not take advantage of their student discount and receive a free drink with any purchase? Sounds like a pretty sweet deal!

Buffalo Wild Wings

Enjoy some beers and a sports game with your friends while competing to see who can eat the hottest wing all while receiving 10% off of your total purchase with your student ID.

Papa John’s

Nothing beats hunger during a late-night study group session like ordering a fresh hot pizza. With Papa John’s, you can receive 10-20% off of your pizza pie just for being a student. Your study group will love that you know about their student discounts.


Sip on a free drink with any meal purchase with Chick-Fil-A’s student discount.

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Keep up with the most stylish trends while saving money with student discounts from some of the most popular stores out there.


Whether you’re looking for an outfit for the office or to go clubbing, Express has it all. They also offer a 15% discount on any full price item in store and online with your student ID.

Banana Republic

Get the perfect outfit for that internship or a job interview at Banana Republic and use their 15% discount on any full price items.

Forever 21

Get a 10% discount on already affordable and stylish clothing with Forever 21’s student discount.


Everyone wants a good quality pair of jeans. Save 15% on Levi’s jeans just by showing your student ID.


College students are expected to keep up with the latest technology and always carry their laptop around. Save some extra money with these student discounts offered by the tech industry.


Microsoft will give students 10% off of any of their products including computers and tablets.


If you prefer working on a Mac, Apple offers different student discounts depending on the time of year and the product you buy. Make sure to check out their website to see what you could save.


Dell gives students a whopping 20% off any of their products. This is definitely a student discount you don’t want to miss.

Online Services

Stay entertained for hours with these student discounts for online services.

Spotify + Hulu Bundle

Stream music, television shows, and movies for just $4.99 per month with the Spotify and Hulu bundle package for students. You’ll be entertained for hours!

Amazon Prime

Free shipping? Yes, please. With Amazon Prime, students can take advantage of a free 6-month trial and pay just $6.49 per month after that. You’ll get Amazon’s television show and movie streaming service, as well as free two-day shipping on any Amazon stocked item. It’s great for textbooks!


Graphic design majors should definitely look into getting the Lightroom and Photoshop package from Adobe for just $9.99 per month.

Apple Music

For those of you who are loyal to Apple, take advantage of their music streaming service for just $4.99 per month.

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Whether it’s traveling home for winter break or exploring new places, college students can take advantage of some pretty sweet travel student discounts.


Students can get 15% off of their Amtrak ticket with their student ID.


Hop on a bus and go anywhere you want with a 20% discount! The possibilities are endless.

International Discounts

If you are traveling or studying abroad, always ask if a museum, tour, or other attractions offer student discounts. You may be surprised at how much you can save.

Take Advantage of Student Discounts Now

Once you graduate, you won’t be able to take advantage of these awesome student discounts. So, make the most of your college experience and start whipping out your student ID now!

By Brittany Loeffler

Uloop Writer
Brittany is a senior English major with a concentration in creative writing at Temple University. After growing up in a very rural part of Pennsylvania, she found her calling in the streets of the big city of Philadelphia. Aside from writing, she enjoys reading, movies, baking, and photography.

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