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Eligibility

Am I Eligible?

Many of the leading global technology brands offer educational discounts on their products. Student Superstore partners with many of these brands to bring you the top products at the lowest prices. If you are a student studying a full- or part-time course at University, College or School may be entitled to educational discounts. In addition, parents buying on a student's behalf may also be eligible as are Lecturers, Teachers and staff members.
To obtain educational pricing you will be required to provide academic proof:
Student Discount
Acceptable forms of documentation include:
Copy of Student ID card valid for the current term - The most widely accepted form of academic proof and can either be scanned or captured by a camera.
Other forms of academic proof include the following on headed paper from your educational institution addressed to the student:
• Acceptance form
• Enrolment letter
• Results letter
• Current dated class schedule
You may upload your academic proof within My Account or through the checkout - this only has to be done once. If you have not uploaded your academia proof at the time of purchase, you will receive an email requesting academic proof. If your academic proof is rejected your order your order will be cancelled and you will be refunded in full.
Staff Discount
Academic faculty members including Lecturers, Teachers and staff members at all levels are eligible for many of the same educational discounts offered to students, with only a few exceptions.
Copy of Staff ID card valid for the current term - The most widely accepted form of academic proof and can either be scanned or captured by a camera.
Other forms of academic proof include the following on headed paper from your educational institution addressed to the Staff:
• Proof of Employment letter, indicating current employment (this must include Full Name, Institute Name, Date)
• Pay Slip from Institute (Please cover or cross out any sensitive information)
• Any communication from a senior staff member confirming your position
Generally, all products visible on the store are in stock, however we cannot guarantee the product you order is available at the time your order is processed. Stock levels may change due to the time taken to receive your academic proof. Any products not in stock at the point of order will be ordered on your behalf; if you are unhappy with the estimated delivery date you have the option to cancel your order at no additional cost.
In some cases, additional academic proof may be required and we will contact you if anything else is required.
Guidelines
Each manufacturer sets out their own guidelines as to who qualifies for educational discounts. You can click the links below to check each manufacturer’s criteria:
Avid
End Note
The Foundry
Nuance
Quark
QSR
Red Giant
Rhino
TechSmith
Trimble
Vray
Wacom
Microsoft Surface - This academic offer for eligible students, faculty, and staff requires verification of eligibility prior to purchase.
Microsoft Office University - Full and part time enrolled university and college students, faculty and staff in accredited institutions are eligible to use the Office 365 University product. Alumni of these institutions are ineligible. You will need to go online after you purchase this product to verify your eligibility in order to activate Office. You are also subject to the Office 365 University EULA and will be required to accept the agreement before activating the product. Internet access is required. The academic verification and redemption process occurs online. Each eligible user can redeem Office 365 University product once in a three year period and can only activate a maximum of two.