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13 Discounts All Students Should Know About

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Before we start, there are some discount cards available to students in the UK.

The most common one is the NUS card. This is free.

There's also the ISIC (the International Student Identity Card). This costs £12 for a year, and has access to discounts around the world.

The third is the NUS Extra card, which costs £12 a year, includes a one-year free ISIC, and has access to lots of entertainment discounts – such as cinemas and restaurants in the UK.

There are also discounts through external sites like Unidays and Student Beans. With these sites, you log in with your student email address and generate a code.

OK? Let's go.

1. 10% off at Topshop and Topman

The fine print: You can use your NUS or ISIC card to get 10% in-store, but you'll need to register with a student site like Student Beans or Unidays to get your discount online. Make 9am lectures bearable with this adorable denim pinafore dress, £36.
topshop.com

The fine print: You can use your NUS or ISIC card to get 10% in-store, but you'll need to register with a student site like Student Beans or Unidays to get your discount online.

Make 9am lectures bearable with this adorable denim pinafore dress, £36.

2. 10% off at New Look

The fine print: You can use your NUS or ISIC card to get 10% in-store, but you'll need to register with a student site like Student Beans or Unidays to get your discount online. If you have an NUS Extra card, you can use that online too. Make your halls as cosy as can be with this slouchy grey hoodie, £14.99.
newlook.com

The fine print: You can use your NUS or ISIC card to get 10% in-store, but you'll need to register with a student site like Student Beans or Unidays to get your discount online. If you have an NUS Extra card, you can use that online too.

Make your halls as cosy as can be with this slouchy grey hoodie, £14.99.

3. 30% off at The Body Shop

The fine print: This one's a bit complicated – you'll need to register with Student Beans to get your discount code. The 30% offer only applies until the end of May, and then it's 25%. Keep things smooth with the budget classic mango body butter, £6.
thebodyshop.com

The fine print: This one's a bit complicated – you'll need to register with Student Beans to get your discount code. The 30% offer only applies until the end of May, and then it's 25%.

Keep things smooth with the budget classic mango body butter, £6.

4. 20% off at Boohoo

The fine print: You'll need to register with UniDays to get your discount code.Stay on trend in a cute gingham shirt, £18.
boohoo.com

The fine print: You'll need to register with UniDays to get your discount code.

Stay on trend in a cute gingham shirt, £18.

5. 15% off at Claire's

The fine print: 15% off online and in-store with an NUS Extra card. Make your bedroom dreamy with this 100% cotton duvet and pillow set, £50.
claires.co.uk

The fine print: 15% off online and in-store with an NUS Extra card.

Make your bedroom dreamy with this 100% cotton duvet and pillow set, £50.

6. 10% off at Miss Selfridge

The fine print: Get 10% off online via a Student Beans or Unidays code, and in-store with an NUS card.Run between classes in these cool velvet slip-ons, £24.
missselfridge.com

The fine print: Get 10% off online via a Student Beans or Unidays code, and in-store with an NUS card.

Run between classes in these cool velvet slip-ons, £24.

7. 30% off at Missguided

The fine print: Sign up via UniDays.Hide a bad hair day with this low-key black fedora, £10.
missguided.co.uk

The fine print: Sign up via UniDays.

Hide a bad hair day with this low-key black fedora, £10.

8. 10% off at Office

The fine print: Get 10% off in-store with a student card, and 10% online through Unidays.Dress up or down with these old skool Vans, £51.99.
office.co.uk

The fine print: Get 10% off in-store with a student card, and 10% online through Unidays.

Dress up or down with these old skool Vans, £51.99.

9. 10% off at Paperchase

The fine print: Show a valid student card or NUS card to get 10% off in-store, and 10% online through Unidays.Never forget an important quote with this personalised black notebook, £23.
paperchase.co.uk

The fine print: Show a valid student card or NUS card to get 10% off in-store, and 10% online through Unidays.

Never forget an important quote with this personalised black notebook, £23.

10. 10% off at Dorothy Perkins

The fine print: Show a valid student ID in-store to get 10% off, or sign up through Student Beans or UniDays to get 10% off online.Invest in a wear-anywhere denim jacket, £25.60.
dorothyperkins.com

The fine print: Show a valid student ID in-store to get 10% off, or sign up through Student Beans or UniDays to get 10% off online.

Invest in a wear-anywhere denim jacket, £25.60.

11. 15% off at Pretty Little Thing

The fine print: Sign up with Student Beans or Unidays to get 10% off.Make an entrance with this rose velvet midi skirt, £12
PLT

The fine print: Sign up with Student Beans or Unidays to get 10% off.

Make an entrance with this rose velvet midi skirt, £12

12. Discounted Spotify Premium from Spotify

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The fine print: Sign up with NUS Extra or UniDays and get Spotify Premium (no ads!) for £4.99 a month.

13. Free McFlurry, cheeseburger, or mayo chicken at McDonald's

The fine print: Show your student ID (or your Unidays login) and get a free McFlurry, cheeseburger, or mayo chicken when you buy any extra-value or wrap meal.
McDonalds

The fine print: Show your student ID (or your Unidays login) and get a free McFlurry, cheeseburger, or mayo chicken when you buy any extra-value or wrap meal.