Amazon Canada announced early this morning that they've officially launched a brand new Prime membership offer for university and college students, called Prime Student. Amazon is dropping their monthly rates significantly for Canadian students to have access to the perks of a Prime account. With Prime Student, the monthly fee will only be $3.99 a month - half of what existing Prime customers pay.
How nice it'll be to no longer have to mooch off your Prime account-holding friends and family members for exclusive discounts and 24-hour shipping on your stuff. Prime Student is now available to all Canadians enrolled in two and four-year schools.
Plus, students get six months of Amazon Prime for free. The six-month trial starts as soon as you sign up - all you need to provide is your student email address.
Here are some of the benefits of having a Prime Student account:
- Fast, Free Shipping: Unlimited FREE Two-Day Shipping on millions of items
- Even Faster, Free Shipping: FREE One-Day Shipping in select cities and FREE Same-Day Delivery if shipping to Toronto or Vancouver on eligible orders
- Prime Video: Instant access to movies and TV shows including popular licensed content plus critically-acclaimed and award-winning Prime Original Series and Movies from Amazon Studios like The Grand Tour, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel and Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan (also now included in the six-month trial sponsored by UGO)
- Deals and Special Offers: Exclusive student deals and offers including discounts on selected textbooks (for a limited time use TEXT10 at checkout), fashion and much more
- Twitch Prime: Enjoy a selection of free games and in-game loot
- Amazon Photos: Securely store existing photo collections, automatically upload new photos taken and access them anytime, anywhere, at no cost
Plus, Amazon Canada is the place to look for deals on all your student necessities. Including laptops, supplies, printers, and home appliances for your dorm or apartment.
To sign up for your six free months of Prime Student, click here.