The Benefits of Amazon's Prime Student

By Lorena Roberts on October 19, 2018

If you’re currently in school and you aren’t taking advantage of Amazon’s Prime Student, you’re missing out on a pretty slick deal. According to a recent press release, Amazon’s Prime Student is specifically designed for America’s college students to enjoy. You’ll have access to thousands of movies and TV shows, be able to stream music instantly, get discounts on “college student essentials” and also free shipping! After a six-month trial period, Prime Student will be available to you for 50% of the regular Prime membership.

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With a Prime Student membership, you’ll also receive perks and deals that are exclusive to Amazon Prime Student members. College essentials that you’ll need to get you through the school year will be available to you at a discounted rate. Recently, some of the top-selling products that college students are using include Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote, AmazonBasics Lightning to USB A Cable, BIC Round Stic Grip Xtra Comfort Ballpoint Pen, SanDisk Ultra 32GB microSDHC UHS-I Card with Adapter and the iClicker2 student remote.

There’s even better news for those of you who have a Twitch account: connect it to your Prime Student membership and enjoy free games, in-game loot, and a subscription to your favorite broadcaster every 30 days.

Entertainment-wise, you’ll be able to watch exclusive Amazon shows like “Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan” and Emmy-winning “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” with Prime Video and listen to more than 2 million songs through Prime Music.

Added convenience of Prime student means you’ll be able to get one-day shipping and free same-day delivery shipping in more than 8,000 cities across the nation. You’ll be able to shop the latest college styles using Prime Wardrobe, a service that lets you try before you buy the latest styles from Amazon. Similar to Stitch Fix, you’ll try it on at home, and be charged only for what you decide to keep. You’ll be able to quickly and easily spruce up your wardrobe with this perk!

Last but not least, gone will your worries be about the “storage full” notification that pops up on your phone after one too many selfies. The Amazon Photos app will give you access to upload, store, and share unlimited photos with your friends.

If you’re a college student, with a valid student email, Prime Student is a non-negotiable. There are too many benefits to say no.

In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her pup at the dog park and binge watching Netflix with endless cups of Hot Cocoa.

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