The new Amazon Off to College Store is a one-stop shop to find everything you need for your dorm or apartment and it includes a ton of special deals and perks.
It’s available now on desktop and in the Amazon app with recommendations, discounts and dorm style picks from Ava Phillippe. To get the most out of this you need an Amazon Prime Student account which gives you a six-month free trial and then discounted Amazon Prime.
There are many reasons that students need Amazon Prime, and this is just one of them. Check out the rest of the reasons students should get Prime.
Amazon Off to College Deals
With a focus on all the college essentials, this is your one stop shop for back to school shopping. Here are some of the biggest college prep deals from Amazon.
- Save up to 50% on select Levi’s styles.
- Save on everything you need to stay alert this school year, including illy Ready to Drink CAFFÈ and Lavazza Organic Tierra! Whole Bean Coffee Blend.
- Save on personal care essentials, including the Panasonic Compact Hair Dryer with nanoe Technology and the Panasonic Electric Shaver and Trimmer for Men.
- Save on furniture, including the Novogratz Alivia Accent Overstuffed Chair; Modway Promenade Modern Aluminum Bistro Chair with Bamboo Seat; Modway Aegis Mid-Century Modern Armchair; Modway Sensible Button Tufted Performance Velvet Upholstered Bench; and the Zinus Sleep Master Memory Foam 8-Inch Green Tea Mattresses.
- Save on small kitchen appliances, including the BLACK+DECKER Digital Microwave; Dash Clear View Extra Wide Toaster; Hamilton Beach Electric Kettle; and Hamilton Beach Countertop Convection & Rotisserie Convection Oven.
- Save on cleaning essentials, including the Maytag Speed Heat Steam Iron & Steamer; Eureka Airspeed Ultra-Lightweight Vacuum; Eureka PowerSpeed Lightweight Vacuum and Brawny Tear-A-Square Paper Towels.
- Save up to 20% on portable AC units from AmazonBasics.
- Save on Hamilton Beach TrueAir, Ultra Quiet Allergen Reducing Air Purifier.
- Exclusively for Prime members, save over 30% on select Sony 43” Ultra HD LED Smart TVs.
- Exclusively for Prime Members, save up to 30% on Tommy Hilfiger Adaptive Clothing, designed for and with people with disabilities, and 30% on women’s basics from Daily Ritual.
Amazon Prime Student Benefits
In addition to getting free shipping and the deals mentioned above, Amazon Prime Student offers a lot of additional discounts. Some of these perks include;
- Whole Foods Discounts
- Amazon Prime Pantry
- Exclusive Amazon Prime Deals
- Amazon Video & Amazon Music
- Twitch Prime Included
- Amazon Prime Books & Washington Post
- Unlimited Photo Storage
- Prime Wardrobe
This is in addition to the free one-day shipping on over 10 million items, which is an epic perk for busy students.
In some areas, Amazon offers secure Amazon pickup locations where it is easier to pick up your Amazon purchases.
Savvy students can save even more as they prep to go to college with three special Amazon stores.
- Bargain Finds: Students can find a wide selection of seasonally relevant products with low prices including clothing, jewelry, gifts, and home decor.
- Amazon Warehouse: Students can go green AND save some green with deals on quality used products from Tablets, Laptops, TVs, Home & Kitchen, Sports & Outdoors and more.
- Amazon Renewed: Students can save and purchase like-new, refurbished and open-box products like computers, tablets, cameras, smartphones, home and kitchen appliances, headphones and more. Products have been inspected and tested by qualified suppliers and come with a minimum 90-day supplier warranty.
Check out more on the Amazon Off to College store and read below to find the reasons students need Amazon Prime and a few reasons they don’t.
Free Two Day Shipping, Same Day Delivery & Prime Now
One of the biggest benefits, and the most well known, is free two-day shipping with Amazon Prime. Lesser known are the options for same day delivery and prime now delivery in select areas.
This is an excellent benefit or students who may need to order class items, health and beauty items and even snacks for quick delivery while on a busy week. It can also help with getting things delivered to your dorm or room without long waits or without messing around with public transit for bigger items or big shopping trips.
In some areas you can even get same day delivery or Prime Now delivery for faster delivery options. In select zip codes you can order from a selection of items and get free same day delivery with orders over $35.
Prime Now offers super fast deliver with in two hours free for Prime members, or within an hour for a fee. This is only available in select areas and not all items are eligible, but there are a lot of options. You can also get free delivery from your local Whole Foods including produce, meat, seafood and more.
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