Maybe some of these you already know, maybe some you don’t. Either way, you can never go wrong these student discounts as a USC student!
Textbooks & Packages Discounts
The USC Free & For Sale Page
The Free & For Sale Facebook page is your best bet for finding the cheapest textbooks, and by far the easiest way to sell them. If you’re not already part of the group, then you can join here. In addition to textbooks and other school materials, you can find items for sale like furniture, clothes, and um breast milk (no, seriously).
When you sign up with Amazon Prime using your school email, you are eligible for 6 months of free Amazon Prime. Prime benefits include Free-Two day shipping, access to 1000s of streaming content through Prime Video and Prime Music, exclusive college deals, and more. See all the Prime goodness here. Even without Prime, you can still get great college perks, including the ability to buy, rent, sell, and trade-in textbooks through Amazon. Learn more about it here
Bonus Tip: If you set your pickup location to [email protected], shipping usually only takes a day, and you don’t have to go through the hassle that is picking up packages through your dorm/apartment management office.
If you’re looking to sell textbooks, you can get pretty sweet deals from Fed Ex too. Specifically, you can save 30% on a document with FedEx Envelop/Pak and 20% on a package with FedEx IP service with your student ID card! Just make sure you bring your student ID card with you when you drop off shipment. More info here
15% off your full-priced purchase in store, plus you’ll look slick AF.
15% off your full-priced purchase in store, with the same benefits as Banana.
10% off your purchase (sales included!!) online and in store. Note: I have done this and can confirm the discounts on discounts are AMAZING.
Free shipping! Plus you’ll be donating a pair to a child who needs it. Win-win for everyone.
10% off your purchase in store. Plus they have Tuesday Shoesdays where you can get up to 50% off shoes online.
15% off your purchase in store. Velour tracksuits are back, Viva la Juicy.
15% off your purchase in store. Madewell? More like made affordable.
15% off your purchase in store. Do go ahead, buy yourself that bougie wallet.
Chick-Fil-A At USC
Every week Chick-Fil-A has “Trojan Tuesdays”, which are deals that they offer on Tuesdays from 7pm-9pm to students with a valid student ID. These deals are often free entrees with a purchase of a soft drink and medium fries. They always post their deals on Facebook, so be sure to follow them here
Trio House (on Figueroa)
Thai food with good reviews. Get 15% off your purchase with your student ID.
Tutti Frutti Frozen Yogurt (on Figueroa)
For your froyo-loving needs, get 10% off your purchase with your student ID.
901 Bar & Grill
“Watering hole hopping with USC students”- Google Maps. Get 25% off your purchase with your student ID, plus free entry.
Pasta Roma (on Figueroa)
Exactly what it sounds like. Get 20% off your purchase with your student ID.
Subway (on Figueroa)
Eat Fresh and get 5% off your purchase with your student ID.
Bonus Tip: You don’t get charged for tax when you eat at the Student Center restaurants.
Get free Lyft from 7pm-2am daily within a 2-mile radius of campus when you use your USC email, and select the Lyft Line option.
Get 10% off all Postmates deliveries when you sign up with your USC email.
Get Spotify Premium AND Hulu (with limited commercials) for a budget-friendly bundle of just $4.99 a month when you use your USC email to sign up. That’s a $13 savings right there, quick maths. Sign up here