When I was a student, I often despised group projects. But the real world is sometimes one, big, group project. When you are in a field like software development, with teams working on big projects, how do you keep track of who has worked on what? Are the changes good? What do you keep? For […]
17 Student Software Discounts: Adobe, Microsoft & More
It's no secret that the best deals in student discounts are all in software. Companies like Adobe and Microsoft offer discounts up to 50% off to both students and teachers on popular programs like Microsoft Office and Photoshop. They do this because they know these groups have a limited budget, and they are hoping to make customers for life.
In addition to discounted software, you can also find a few choice free deals out there. For example, the GitHub Development Pack offers an entire suite of programming software free to students.
Typically, you'll need a student ID or school email address to qualify for cheap educational software. For one-stop shopping, merchants such as Academic Superstore offer nearly all popular software titles, with the discounts are good for teachers, students, and parents with proper validation.
It is tough to design something new and earth-shattering if you don’t have the right tools. If you are a student in the world of engineering, architecture, or design, you may already be familiar with Autodesk’s suite of software. Their AutoCad is one of the leading programs for design. It also costs $1400 a year. (Yikes!) […]
You’re a student and you don’t have a lot of money. Or maybe you are like me and just don’t like paying full price for anything, especially high-ticket items like electronics and software. Studying or working at an educational institution gets you some perks that the rest of us wish we had. Thinkedu.com is out to […]
If you don’t already have a computer, or your last one died, chances are you’ll want a new one for school. (Computer labs suck. Do they even exist anymore?) Get a discount from Microsoft on computers, accessories, tablets, and more. Even better, you can get the software you need to do your homework at a […]
Pop Quiz: Who wants to do their taxes? Answer: No one. But, we all have to. (Nothing’s certain but death and…yeah.) While you are hoping Uncle Sam will give you some money back, you don’t want to pay a bunch to get it. That’s where Turbo Tax comes in. How much is the Turbo Tax […]
You’ve been assigned a huge research project, or you need to poll the whole student body for the school paper. What do you do when the free survey tools you’ve found online just won’t cut it? SurveyMonkey offers a student discount on all their plans so students, faculty, and school staff can get the data […]
Squarespace offers 50% off to Students The internet is everywhere, and if you are going places, you want to be there. Are you a budding entrepreneur, an artist who plans to sell your work or a serious blogger? Do you want a landing page for your wedding guests? When you are ready to build that […]