Staples does not offer a student discount, a corporate customer service representative said. We contacted Staples stores in California, Colorado, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, Texas, and Utah — all of the stores we spoke with confirmed that Staples does not offer a student discount.
For information about stores that do offer student discounts, see our list of 100+ places with student discounts (for high school and college).
Other Ways to Save at Staples
Although the company does not offer a student discount, there are a few ways to save at Staples, including:
Staples offers a free rewards program for customers. Create your account with an email and password and earn 2% back on in-store and online purchases when you spend up to $999 within 12 months. You’ll earn 5% back on purchases in-store once you exceed $1,000. Rewards members also receive free next-day delivery for online purchases over $35 and $2 back in rewards for recycled ink cartridges.
Staples Personal More Account Credit Card
Personal More Account cardholders get 5% back in rewards on all in-store and online purchases, as well as free next-day delivery on purchases over $35. You must be a U.S. resident and at least 18 years old to apply. Your application is subject to credit approval once you provide your personal and financial information — including your Social Security number, date of birth, rent or house payment information, and your annual net income. You can apply online.
Staples Associate Rewards
Staples offers a comprehensive rewards program for its employees, including 10% off everything in-store and online.