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Student Deals and Discounts

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**UCDC is currently double checking student deals and discounts. If one has been verified, there will be a "checked" date next to the promotion title.**


Brooklyn Bedding (✔5/28/2019)

Click the link for their online shopping site 

25% discount on mattresses and bedding to college students. Available for online orders. Does not stack with other discounts. 



Ann Taylor (8/30/2018)

1140 Connecticut Avenue NW & 50 Massachusetts Ave

15% off in-store full-price items with a valid college ID.

Banana Republic (8/30/2018)

3200 M Street NW & 601 13th Street NW

15% off in-store full-price items with a valid college ID.

H&M (contacted 8/30/2018, waiting for response)

Recycle your used clothes (any brand, any condition) with H&M and receive a 15% discount per bag you donate.

J Crew (8/30/2018)

1618 14th Street NW, 3222 M Street NW, & 950 F Street NW

15% off in-store full-price items with a valid college ID.

LOFT (8/30/2018)

1611 Connecticut Avenue NW

15% off in-store full-price items with a valid college ID.

Madewell (8/30/2018)

1237 Wisconsin Ave NW

15% off in-store full-price items with a valid college ID (may stack with certain promotions)

TOMS (8/30/2018)

TOMS offers a 10% discount to students online (click on link to get verified)



AMC Loews Georgetown 14

3111 K Street NW

Sat - Sun after 4pm

Regular Ticket = $12 v. Student Ticket = $11.09

Must show Student ID. Purchase ticket at Box Office only. 1 student ticket per/student ID.

Arena Stage

1101 6 Street NW

Full-time students (one student ticket per valid ID) receive 35% off regular ticket prices. This discount is offered by phone or in person for every performance and is subject to availability. 202-488-3300

Folger Theater

201 East Capitol Street SE

Half-priced student tickets are available during preview performances of Folger Theatre productions. All other theatre performances have a $10 discount for students. Additionally:

  • college students can purchase $15 tickets to each of our “College Night” performances.
  • Folger Consort offers $5 off for students in advance. Half-priced student rush tickets are available one hour prior to concerts at the door, subject to availability.
  • Student tickets for the O.B. Hardison Poetry Series readings are usually 20-50% off.
  • The PEN/Faulkner Reading Series offers a 20% discount to students, with half-priced student rush tickets available one hour prior to concerts at the door, subject to availability.
  • Student discounts are available for lectures and special events on a case-by-case basis.

Hillwood Museum and Gardens


4155 Linnean Avenue NW


$10 admission with student ID.


Kennedy Center Performances and Shows

2700 F Street NW

Specially Priced Tickets (SPTs):

  • 50% off the full Box Office price
  • SPTs are offered and sold on a first-come, first-served basis, subject to availability
  • Visit the website listed here to learn the full information about these deals!
  • Also, there are free performances nearly every day of the year at their Millennium Stage

Landmark E Street Cinema

555 11 Street NW

Bargain Matinee Showings before 6pm, Feature First Presentation on Fri, Sat, Sun, and Fed Holidays -  $9.50 (everyone).

All other showings - Student discount $10 at box office only (typically $12).

Madame Tussauds

1001 F Street NW

Tussauds has a student discount with a valid ID a 15% discount on admission (regular price, $21.50).

Marian Koshland Science Museum

525 E Street NW


$3 tickets with student ID (Doesn’t accept cash).


National Museum of Women in the Arts

1250 New York Avenue NW

The first Sunday of every month is a Community Day at NMWA, with free admission to all exhibitions. Don’t need to buy a ticket for Community Day.

All other days: $2 off with Student ID (Student = $8, Adult = $10)

Can purchase online or in person.


555 Pennsylvania Avenue NW

10% off for college students with valid ID

Available only at our admissions desk and must be used on the day of purchase.

Save 15% when purchasing tickets online

Regal Gallery Place Stadium 14

701 7 Street NW

Sunday - Thursday: Student Ticket = $11.62 (at Box Office only)

Must show Student ID. 1 student ticket per/student ID.

Shakespeare Theatre Company

Many Locations

Any unsold seat, regardless of location, is available for $25 starting two hours before show time and are available at the box office only.

Availability cannot be guaranteed over the phone.

STC offers discounted tickets (usually $25) for audiences under 35 through its Young Prose program. Learn more.

Woodrow Wilson House

2340 S Street NW

Student discount drops regular admission from $10 to $5.



1615 Rhode Island Avenue NW

15% off total food and beverage

Flavors of India

2524 L Street NW

15% in downstairs not bar only for food, not alcohol

Parlay DC Sports Bar & Lounge

1827 M Street

Special discount to UCDC students, everyday! Just show your UCDC ID to receive 10% discount off of your purchase!

Parlay is also a Cal establishment and a great place to watch all of the games!


1600 Rhode Island Ave NW

Discount card for neighbors.

20% breakfast/lunch/dinner through labor day (Summer Only)

Just ask for the card at the front desk.

New Dynasty

2020 P Street NW

Order a meal and get a soda or soup for free with College ID


1850 M St NW

Tuesdays and Saturdays starting at 2pm, Qdoba offers half off entree and half off chips/queso for students. Make sure you have your student ID.

Tuesdays and Saturdays.

  • 11am - 8pm
  • Student ID needed
  • 50% off entree and chips/queso
  • No discount on specialty items

Uprising Muffin Co

1817 7th Street NW

5% discount with Student ID


Peapod.com by Giant

Check out their FAQ here

Joining their “list” can get you a $20 discount!

Minimum order cost is $60. If you split the shopping and service with one or more of your roommates or classmates, you can save on grocery shopping and time you would have spent at the store.

Safeway Club Card

No cost for you. Just register the card and present it when you checkout at safeway for deals on almost all of your groceries!

Health and Beauty

Aveda Institute

713 7 Street NW

Services: Hair (cut & color), Waxing, Makeup, Nails, Facials, Massage, Body

The services are provided by students of the Aveda Institute, who during your time with them get consistent supervision from their teachers and input from you about what you want. The prices are more affordable than other professional services in the DC area.

CorePower Yoga

1150 Connecticut Avenue NW


Student Discounts for full time students.

Tresses Salon

1910 G Street NW


$30 short hair - wash and cut (cash, no blow dry) with a valid student ID.


$35 hair past the neck - wash and cut (cash, no blow dry).

Washington Sports Club (8/30/2018)

1211 Connecticut Avenue NW

Student discount with UCDC ID and another valid photo ID

Monthly rate is $29.99 for single club or $49.99 for regional membership for all 10 clubs in the DC area.

$59.99 annual fee charged at sign up

30-day notice of cancellation with no fees (for example, if you're leaving DC on December 8, ask them to cancel your membership on November 7)

Be sure to ask about any Special Join Fees or Prorated Rest-of-Month costs at sign in.

If you have any questions, you can contact the Customer Service Manager Kurt Lawson at michael.lawson@washingtonsportsclubs.com or call the branch number at (202) 296-7733 


Amazon Prime Student Discount

Apple Student Discounts (8/30/2018)

***Offer ends 9/25/2018 


The Dealhack Student Discounts Guide is the result of our quarterly survey of stores that offer discounts to students. Right now the list is at 165 (and counting). We verify each discount every three months.*

*These deals are vefified by Dealhack and not by UCDC. The deals listed on this UCDC webpage are verified by UCDC employees, regularly throughout the year, with local stores and vendors.

Dell University

Microsoft Surface Discounts


15% off your order with the code: SOLO15OFF.

Large and fast growing urban lifestyle brand, known for functional and durable bags and laptop cases.

Spotify Premium Student Discount


Academy Go Bus

Discount bus rides from DC to NYC (other cities may become available).


Save 15% on tickets purchased by using code charter17 at checkout.


There are no blackout dates or restrictions on this code. The offer is valid for travel through the end of 2017.



15% off for students year-round

Website currently undergoing maintenance

Capitol Bikes

Annual Membership $85 (1 month, 3-month, and 6-month memberships also available).

If you’re going to ride a bike to your internship every day, twice a day, for 10 weeks, this deal is worth it!

Remember your helmet!

Lyft (8/30/2018)

Lyft has multiple options for discounts on your first ride(s), check out this link:

Metro Card (8/30/2018)

SelectPass (monthly pass): calculate your daily commutes with Trip Planner to see if SelectPass is cheaper than paying individual rides

Uber (8/30/2018)

Refer friends with your promo code 

ZipCar (8/30/2018)

Register using your student email address.

For comparison:

  • Student membership: no application fee & $15 annual fee for first year and up to $25 annual fee for every year after that
  • Regular membership: $25 application fee & $70 annual fees