Buy if You Can Get a Good Student Discount
Students, qualified parents and teachers can save big with 2018 MacBook Pro student discounts and educator discounts.
You can score student discounts at Apple which take $100 on the 13-inch MacBook Pro and $150 on the 15-inch MacBook Pro right up front any time of the year.
Best Buy also routinely offers student discounts on the MacBook Pro during back to school time. You should expect to see this pick up in May.
B&H Photo doesn't charge tax up front which can help you with initial savings on the MacBook Pro.