Wondering which shops do student discounts? You’ve come to the right place. Student discount offers are a great way to make huge savings on every-day items. From your dinner to your phone contract and a nice outfit for a Friday night – most places now offer some form of discount to students.
To save you the time and hassle of having to scour the internet in the search of the best student discount offers, we’ve rounded the top ones up here in one simple place. So, before you head to the checkout at your favourite store, find out if you can get a cheeky little discount here first. It’s a little bit of free money just for you.
Whether you need your phone upgrading or a new laptop or tablet to take to seminars, these tech deals will help you save a bit of money.
Apple student discount
At the Apple Store, students who shop through the education page can save on a new Mac or iPad. In fact, if you opt for a new Mac, you can save up to £280. For an iPad, you can save up to £80. Apple says this discount is available to current and newly accepted university students as well as parents buying for university students.
Currys student discount
Currys doesn’t offer an all-year round discount, unfortunately, but it is a store which regularly offers students discounts and offers around the start of the new term. Don’t forget to check out one off offers when you’re in the market for new tech purchases.
Amazon Prime student discount
Fancy getting your hands on six months worth of free entertainment? As well as free Prime delivery from Amazon, you’ll also benefit from streaming thousands of films and TV shows.
O2 student discount
Students, did you know you can benefit from a 20% discount on your Airtime Plan at O2? It’s available when you pick a tablet, phone or mobile broadband device on O2 Refresh. Not only that, but students can even get 20% off accessories too. To qualify for the discount, you need a code. Sign in to UNiDAYS, UNiDAYS GRADLiFE or TOTUM to get your unique code.
Vodafone student discount
Staying connected, especially when you’re away from home at university, is really important. So students can benefit from a 10% discount on pay monthly tablets, smartphone or SIM-only plans at Vodafone.
Health and beauty
Even on a student budget, taking care of your health is important. Below you can find some great offers.
Superdrug student discount
Fancy 10% off your favourite makeup and health products? Simply show a valid student ID and a Superdrup registered Health and Beautycard card at the till to qualify.
Boots student discount
Love shopping in Boots? Well you can benefit from 10% off. To qualify, if you aren’t a member yet, simply register for the Boots Advantage card on its app or online (it’s free!) and pop into one of the Boots stores to link your NUS/TOTUM card or student ID to the Advantage Card.
Protein World student discount
If you’re needing some protein, healthy snacks or vitamins – this offer is for you. Protein World is giving students 42% off against their products. To qualify, just sign up to UNiDAYS to get the offer.
Looking to upgrade your wardrobe with the latest trends or just want to get a new outfit for the weekend? We know the best places to shop where you can get a little discount.
ASOS student discount
For new shoes, accessories, clothes and makeup, ASOS is here. To get 10% off you simply have to complete an online form and verify when you are due to graduate. Once that’s complete, you’ll get to shop some of the best deals online.
Boohoo student discount
If you love Boohoo you’ve struck gold. The popular brand has teamed up with Studentbeans and UNiDAYS to offer students up to 80% off the latest fashion forward items on its site.
Schuh student discount
Step out in style and into a new term with a fresh pair of trainers, boots or heels from Schuh. It’s really simple to save. Just complete the student discount form online and you’ll be sent a unique code for 10% off. The code will be valid for your whole student life.
New Look student discount
Whether it’s a new summer dress or a winter jumper you’re after, how does getting 10% off sound? For your discount, register with UNiDAYS and verify your student status to get a qualifying promo code.
Food and Drink
Yes, you can even get discounts on your meals. This is perfect for those students who have travelled far from home and haven’t quite mastered mum’s lasagne recipe for themselves.
Las Iguanas student discount
Did somebody say cocktails? From Sunday-Thursday at Las Iguanas students in England and Wales can benefit from 25% off delicious food and refreshing drinks (excluding happy hour). If you’re based in Scotland, you can get 25% off food only. One student card can be used per six diners. Have more than six dining? You can use more than one student card! However, if you’re using TOTUM powered by NUS Extra you can get 40% off food and 25% off drink on Sundays to Thursdays for a maximum of six people (again, Scotland only gets the discount off food).
Bella Italia student discount
Craving a tasty Italian meal on a Monday to Thursday? Bella Italia is here to serve. Students can get 30% off mains, so when you’re ready for a study break and bite to eat – you know where to come.
Ed’s Easy Diner student discount
If you have registered with UNiDAYS you will be able to get 30% off at Ed’s Easy Diner. It’s available off the total bill and is available all day and every day, except for bank holidays (and can’t be used with any other offer or promotion).
Uber Eats student discount
Fancy getting your favourite restaurant meals delivered to your door? You can thanks to Uber Eats. Students can benefit from getting £15 off their first order and then receive 10% off every order from there on.
Done with your dissertation and other assignments and looking for something to pass the time? We can help. Below are some great discounts on entertainment to keep you happy while you take a well-deserved break from studying.
Waterstones student discount
Picking up a good book is the perfect way to relax – and a discount at Waterstones can help save you a few quid on your escapist page turner as well as being handy for reading material at uni too. Rather than giving you a discount, Waterstones works on a reward basis – but you will get 5% off every transaction you make too. To register you will need an “ac.uk” email address, or you can take your student ID into a shop branch. For every £10 you spend in store and online, you will get a Stamp. Every 10 stamps you earn will give you £10 to spend.
Now TV student discount
Streaming services are a popular way for students to keep up with their favourite shows and films when they’re away from home – especially if they’re leaving behind a satellite subscription! Now TV has packages to suit your taste and budget and, while there isn’t a permanent discount deal for students, you can get a one-week free trial and then keep an eye out for any deals on the cinema and sports packages. In the past it has offered two months’ Sky Cinema access for £10.
Want to travel around the country and save while doing it? You lucky students can do just that for less with these discount deals.
Train fare student discount
The 16 to 25 Student Railcard makes it much more affordable to get around by rail. It gives students a 1/3 off rail fare and saves, on average, £189 per year. If you make at least three journeys, it practically pays for itself.
Heading to a new city (thanks to your discounted train fare) and need a place to rest your head for the night? Travelodge is offering you a 5% discount. Simply verify your student status by registering with Student Beans and you’ve got yourself a hotel room discount.
In the mood for some more great money saving tips and advice? Check out the dedicated students section of our site.