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Though August is still in the summer season, it also means it’s almost time to go back to school. Whether kids are going back to local lockers, driving back to their dorm rooms or setting up their virtual classroom, they’ll need some new living essentials to get the most out of their education experience. Fortunately, the likes of Apple, Best Buy, Nike and more are offering a helping hand.
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More than 30 retailers and brand names are currently hosting back-to-school sales and offering student discounts this month. If you want to dress with style and comfort, Adidas and Express let you save big on eye-catching threads. Meanwhile, top-tier brands including Microsoft and Samsung have major price cuts on laptops and tablets.
Check out more fantastic deals to help you save money before the first school bell rings
The best back-to-school student discount events to shop right now
B&H Photo: Save up to 30% when you join the B&H EDU Advantage program, free of charge.
HP: Register with your student email address to get everyday discounts of up to 35% off.
Samsung: Save up to an extra 15% on smartphones, tablets, laptops and more through Sunday, October 3. You can also get a free set of Galaxy Buds Pro earbuds with purchases of Galaxy Tab S7+ or Galaxy Book tablets.
Amazon Prime: Students can sign up for 6 free months of Amazon Prime, then pay just $6.49 per month after that. Students can also get a year of Amazon Music Unlimited and Prime Video Channels each for $0.99 a month, free food delivery with GrubHub and so much more.
Hulu: College students get access to a 65% discount, meaning they pay just $1.99 a month for an ad-supported Hulu subscription.
Paramount+: Students currently enrolled at an accredited, Title IV college or university can save 25% on the Essential plan. Normally $4.99 per month (or at a discount for committing to a year at $49.99), the student discount brings the monthly price down to just $3.74 per month.
Adidas: Get a special discount for U.S. college and university students, plus get free shipping on all orders.
Champion: Receive 10% off for actively enrolled college students.
Cole Haan: Students who register with a valid .edu email address will receive 20% off this brand’s shoes and accessories.
Converse: College and university students in the U.S. will get 15% off all orders.
J. Crew: Snag 15% off for all college and university students.
Kohl’s: Through today, rewards members get an extra 20% off on back-to-school clothes and shoes with promo code BTS20.
Levi’s: Peruse top-quality denim and more and get 25% off for all college and university students.
L.L. Bean: Shop ’til you drop with 10% off for all college and university students in the U.S.
Macy’s: Use the promo code BTS to get up to 50% off on back-to-school gear with an additional 20% off through August 8.
Madewell: Members of the Madewell Insider program can get 15% off in-store and online. Discounts will be valid for one calendar year and applied to eligible items in your bag.
Puma: Get 10% off for all U.S. college and university students.
Reebok: Nab 30% off sitewide for college students aged 16 and older.
The North Face: At this retailer, U.S. college and university students can get 10% off their orders.
Under Armour: College students who register online can get an extra 20% off purchases.
Zappos: Receive 10% off for U.S. college and university students.
Home and bedding
Bed Bath and Beyond: Get 20% off every purchase when you sign up for the outlet’s College Savings Pass. Shoppers also get free shipping for orders over $39. Both deals run through Thursday, September 30.
Blue Apron: Both new and returning customers that are college students and teachers can get $100 off their first five boxes.
Brooklyn Bedding: Receive 25% off and get free shipping for all universities or colleges based in the U.S.
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