15 Surprising Stores Where Students and Teachers Can Score Major Discounts

published Aug 18, 2016
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Most students and teachers can’t help but feel a little sad about the end of summer, at least until it’s time for back-to-school shopping. There’s something thrilling about starting a new school year and taking the opportunity to refresh your life a little. But loading up on new clothes, decor, technology and school supplies can get a little pricey. Actually, really pricey.

The good news: Many retailers offer discounts for students and teachers with valid school IDs or .edu email addresses, year round. Check out these deals that any math teacher would approve of!

Discounts for Students

Six month free trial and then a discounted rate at $49 per year.

20% off full-price and sale merchandise in stores and online.

Receive a $15 gift card when you sign up for or renew a Sam’s Club membership.

15% off full-price merchandise in store and online.

10% off full-price purchases.

10% off all online purchases.

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Discounts for Teachers

20% off publisher’s list price on all purchases, for classroom use, in store and online.

15% off full-price merchandise in store only.

15% off most purchases in store only.

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For Students and Teachers

15% off most purchases in store and online.

Save 60% on a monthly membership.

Discount varies, check here for current deals.

15% discount in stores only.

15% discount in stores only.

15% off full priced purchases in stores only.

Do you know of any others? Thrifty teachers and shop-savvy students, share your finds in the comments!