Student Discounts

More than ever students are concerned about their financial circumstances, so every loonie counts. SAMU is pleased to provide you with list of special discounts available to students.

We’ll update the list as we discover more discounts and if you are aware of any additional discounts not on this list, send us an email and let us know about it.

Please note that any of these offers could expire without notice. If you run into an expired deal, please let us know.

  • SPC card saves students money on clothes, food, travel, entertainment and more. For $11 per year, you could save hundreds! SPC has an app so you don’t need to carry around a book. Memberships are valid from August 1 – July 31 each year.
  • Student Beans – Students can sign up for a free account with their MacEwan email address. Discounts on a variety of retail categories including clothing and technology. App is available too.
  • International Student Identity Card (ISIC) – a card available to purchase that gives international students access to a wide variety of discounts.
  • Honey – An extension for Chrome that automatically adds discount codes available when shopping online.
  • Dominos – Get 40% off with the promo code UNI (note: this offer could expire without notice)
  • Coursera is offering free online courses for the Summer. Learn about topics such as de-mystifying mindfulness, psychological first aid, game development, and more.
  • Apple and Microsoft offer various student discounts and deals
  • Intuit TurboTax and GenuTax offer a free version for filing basic tax returns (not just for students)
  • Amazon Prime Student – 6-month trial and then 50% off Amazon Prime membership which includes: Prime Video, Twitch Prime, free 2-day shipping and more.
  • Spotify Premium Student –  music streaming with 3-months free and then $4.99 per month
  • Bulk barn – offers 10% off every Wednesday with a valid student ID
  • RBC offers a free student account and $60 for signing up. Bonus: there is an RBC Student Centre and ATM in the SAMU building.
  • MacEwan Student Portal – Various free software including anti-virus software and Read & Write Gold. (my portal –> menu –> support –> tech support –> software)
  • Edmonton Public Library – Free access to movie streaming and many more online resources
  • Adobe Creative Cloud – Students and teachers can save over 60% on monthly subscription
  • Microsoft Office 365 – Free for students
  • Reebok – 30% off full-price merchandise and 15% off sale items online.