Nordstrom & Nordstrom Rack Student Discount Policies Explained

Nordstrom does not offer a student discount in-store or online. To get this information, we spoke with corporate customer service representatives and contacted individual store locations in Kansas, Iowa, Georgia, and Florida to confirm.

Nordstrom Rack does not offer student discounts either, customer service representatives said. However, Nordstrom Rack’s prices are up to 70% off of the original list prices, and it sells many of the same designer brands as Nordstrom.

Nordstrom and Nordstrom Rack do not offer discounts for any specific group, including students, seniors, or members of the military. See our related research on Nordstrom’s military discount policy for details. Below, we’ve compiled a list of other ways to save at Nordstrom and a list of similar stores that offer student discounts.

Other Ways to Save at Nordstrom

Other ways to save at Nordstrom include:

  • Anniversary Sale: The best deals of the year can be found at the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale, which takes place every summer.
  • The Nordy Club: Nordstrom offers this rewards program, which allows you to earn points on every purchase at Nordstrom, Nordstrom Rack, HauteLook, and Trunk Club. These points can be redeemed for Nordstrom Notes, which can be used to purchase anything at Nordstrom, Nordstrom Rack, or HauteLook.
  • Buy and save: Promotions on certain items that give you a discounted price when you purchase two or more
  • Gifts with purchase: Nordstrom frequently offers free items when you spend a certain amount on a beauty or fragrance purchase.

Student Discounts at Similar Stores

There are several similar stores that offer student discounts in-store and online. You can click on each store name to find out more details on the discounts it offers.

  • Aeropostale: 15% discount for college students; online only
  • Kate Spade: 15% discount for college students; online only
  • Madewell: 15% discount for teachers and college students; in-store and online

For more places that offer student discounts, see our list of over 100 stores with student discounts.