The Ralphie Discount List

by Danielle Meltz, Student Blogger

Being a college student in Boulder isn’t cheap. Tuition, live music, dinner with friends, and late night pizza runs add up quickly. However, there are a few stores that understand our “poor college student” status and offer student discounts. Check out some of these stores during your holiday shopping and remember to show that college ID to cash in on the discounts!

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Ann Taylor: Female students gearing up for career fair season might want to look into the 15% discount off of full-priced items that Ann Taylor has.

Charlotte Russe: Sign up for texts and you get a 10% that day

Club Monaco: This certainly isn’t the cheapest store, but if you decide to invest in some Club Monaco apparel they have a 20% off all items for college student in store and online.

Eddie Bauer: go considering there’s a. From clothing basics to camping gear, Eddie Bauer’s you’re one shop wonder for all your Colorado essentials; 10% discount on all items

J.Crew: Get a 15% discount in stores when you show your school ID.

Madewell: The store that manages to have clothes for every style also has a 15% student discount.



Apple: You might want to let your parents in on Apple’s student deals. Current students, students accepted to college, and parents buying for college students all get discounts on Apple products. You can save up to $200 on a MacBook and up to $20 on an iPad.

Amazon: Students can get a free six-month trial of Amazon Prime, which offers free two-day shipping on all of Amazon’s items and a $10 credit when you refer a friend.

Best Buy: Discounts on everything from Apple products, to printers and PC’s, Best Buy might be the place to hit if you’re unsure about what you want your next appliance to be.

Dell University: Dell University is a program through Dell that offers discounts on technology for students.

RadioShack: Everything from TV’s to iPhone cases, get $10 off of your next tech purchase.

Sony: Need some sweet new electronics? College students get 10 percent off.


If you have the Flatiron Meal Plan however, you might want to look into what their discounted restaurant of the week is right now.

Hopefully holiday shopping just got a little easier with all the clothing and technology deals available for students!


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