Here are student discounts for veterans and military who are attending college. While not exclusive to the military necessarily, they are a big help to those looking to attend school and save some money.
Student Discounts For Veterans and Military
When you are going to college, you probably don’t have a lot of extra money. And even if you do, finding good discounts is essential. There are quite a few discounts for college students that can help you save a little bit of money while you are going to school. While you can get military discounts if you serve or are in a military family, these discounts for college students can help you save even more.
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Amazon Prime Student Discount
Amazon offers Amazon Prime Student, which is a useful subscription to have. You will receive a six-month trial that includes free two-day shipping, unlimited streaming of movies and tv shows, prime music, and unlimited photo storage. After your six-month trial, you will be able to receive a discount on your Amazon Prime which would be $6.49 a month or $59 a year.
After you graduate from college or after you hit the end of your fourth year of your Prime Student Membership, whatever comes first, you will change to a regular Amazon Prime account, which will be $119 a year as of this summer.
Fedex Student Discount
FedEx offers a discount for those with a student ID. You can get 20-30% off, 20% off of packages, and 30% off of documents. All you need to do is show your student ID when you go to pay.
Penske Truck Rental Student Discount
Penske offers a student discount with student ID. They offer 10% off their truck rentals but also a bit more. With Penske, you can get free unlimited miles on one-way moving truck rentals, a flexible truck rental reservation process, no underage surcharges for those ages 18-23, new, well-maintained and reliable trucks, over 2,200 truck rental locations, and 24/7 roadside assistance.
Microsoft Office Student Discount
Microsoft offers students Office 365 Education which includes Word, Excel, Powerpoint, OneNote, Microsoft Teams, as well as other classroom tools. You would need a valid school email address. You can also receive 10% off windows devices.
Sam’s Club offers a $15 e-gift card to college students that purchase a $45 club membership. You can start shopping online right away, and then pick up your membership card at your nearest store. You will have to be verified by UNiDays.
Apple has special education pricing for students, parents of students, faculty, staff, and homeschool teachers. For example, while a 12-inch MacBook might be $1299.00 regular price, with the educational discount, you can buy one for $1249.00. A 9.7 inch iPad would be $329.00 regular price, $309 with the discount. This will allow you to save a little bit of money when buying something you might need for school or for fun.
Adobe has a significant discount for students. To qualify you to need to be at least 13 years old and enrolled in an accredited college or university, to include community, junior, or vocational college that grants degrees requiring not less than the equivalent of two years of full-time study. Students at primary or secondary schools, as well as homeschoolers, can get this discount too.
You can order the Creative Cloud Suite which includes more than 20 apps, including Photoshop, Lightroom, Illustrator, InDesign, and Dreamweaver. The regular price for this is $52.99 a month, but as a student, you can get it for $19.99 a month for the first year, $29.99 a month after that. In addition to the Creative Cloud Suite, you also receive 100GB of cloud storage, your portfolio website, premium fonts, and social media tools.
The Creative Cloud Suite can give you everything you might need to help you in your classes to help you create something new.
Dell has a nice offer going on right now. You receive a $100 e-gift card on all new system orders over $499.00 when you shop with Dell online at Dell.com. This is available to those who have been verified on UNiDAYS. Your egift card will be emailed to your .edu email address.
USAA has a good student discount if you have your auto insurance with them. The student needs to be a full-time student in high school, college, university, or vocational-technical school. They also need to be at least 16 years of age and younger than 25 years old.
In order to get USAA’s good student discount, the student will need to maintain at least a 3.0 GPA, B grades or higher, ranked in upper 20% of their class, or included on the honor roll, dean’s list or something similar to that. The good student discount is not available in HI, NC, and NY.
If you or your child is getting ready to start college, remember to always look for those discounts. While not everywhere will have a student discount, it wouldn’t hurt to ask, and if they do have one, you can save money, which is always a good thing.
Cell Service Providers
Verizon Military Discount offers 15% off plans to active duty, veterans, national guard, reserves
T-Mobile Military Discount One Military Phone Plan
Sprint Military Discount offers 15% off
AT&T Military Discount offers 15% off qualifying plans
Sends discounts and codes when you register for their College Student Deals
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