We've found some of best student discounts available in the Steel City ̶̶ all you need to do is read and get saving!
Listen up students of Sheffield!
We recently scoured Manchester to help students on the west of the Pennines easily find the best student discounts in their city – and now, in the next in our series, we turn our attention to your city.
That’s right. We’ve tracked down some of the best deals you can get your hands on in the Steel City, from electronics and public transport to the latest fashion and even some of Sheffield’s finest restaurants.
So read below and get ready to save. And don’t forget to check out our complete guide to student discount cards to ensure you’ve got all the tools you need to access great deals across Sheffield.
Address: Meadowhall Centre, 80 High St, Sheffield S9 1EN
Student discount: Our first port of call is Apple, voted as the coolest brand among UK consumers for five consecutive years. And you lucky Sheffield people have a store in your city! That means by going in and showing your university card you’ll be able to benefit from Apple’s Education Pricing. You could end up saving as much as 15% on a new Mac or 5% on a new iPad!
Name: Mooch Vintage
Address: 76 Division St, Sheffield S1 4GF
Student discount: Vita Student VIP Cardholders can make exclusive savings at some of Sheffield’s coolest outlets – and this is one of them! Mooch Vintage is a fabulous independent store specialising in vintage clothes for men and women. So if you’re looking for some quirky new accessories or an on-trend outfit, go down and show your VIP Card to receive 10% of all items.
Name: Blue Inc
Address: Meadowhall Centre, 26 Meadowhall Way, Sheffield S9 1EP
Student discount: Sticking with fashion, high-street store Blue Inc have teamed up with UNiDAYS to offer a 20% student discount on all of its men and women’s designer fashion items. Simply verify your details in your UNiDAYS account and redeem your Blue Inc discount either in store or online.
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Name: The Wick at Both Ends
Address: 149-151 West St, Sheffield S1 4EW
Student discount: In the mood for a cocktail? The Wick at Both Ends is undoubtedly one of Sheffield’s most vibrant bars that you absolutely have to try. It also specialises in delicious sharing food – or you can of course have it all for yourself! Flash your Vita Student VIP Card to get 20% off your food bill and £1.50 lemon drizzles!
Address: Carver St, Sheffield S1 4FS
Student discount: Walkabout is one of the UK’s favourite bar chains, serving up Aussie-themed food, drinks and fun. It’s bar in Sheffield has just undergone a £1million refurbishment, making it better than ever. Head on down with your Vita Student VIP Card to 50% off all burgers (yes, 50%!) and 25% of all other food and drink offers.
Name: Baskin Robbins
Address: Unit 9 Eldon Court, Devonshire St, Sheffield S3 7SF
Student discount: Baskin Robbins is a legendary ice-cream chain in the US, and it’s starting to convert Brits to its amazingly scrumptious products, too. Not only is there a store in the heart of Sheffield city centre, but the Student Discount Book has a voucher for you to download and enjoy a selection of incentivised treats, from a free single scoop to buy-one-get-one-free on sundaes on Sundays! Simply click the link, print off your voucher and present it in-store.
Name: Cubana Tapas Bar
Address: Unit 4, Leopold St, Sheffield S1 2JG
Student discount: Transport yourself to the streets of Havana at this little corner of Cuba in South Yorkshire! Cubana serves up amazing Latin and Spanish-inspired tapas dishes, set in a carefully designed venue for a truly authentic dining experience. Present your Vita Student VIP Card to receive two tapas for £7.95 or £5 off from any set menu.
Name: Creator Hair
Address: 210-214 West St, Sheffield S1 4EU
Student discount: Treat yourself to a new look at one of Sheffield’s most acclaimed salons. Creator Hair is innovative in every sense of the word, even re-designing its store every four years to ensure everything is always on-trend. And Student Discount Book has a voucher for you to download that entitles you to money off a cut and finish with your first five visits. Click the link, print off and present in-store.
Name: First South Yorkshire buses
Address: Bus stops across the city
Student discount: Sheffield has a brilliant bus system to help you get around the city, whether you’re getting to university or venturing out to do some shopping. First South Yorkshire offers a range of subsided tickets for students, including unlimited travel across the whole county for the entire academic year for just £210!
Name: WasabiSabi Japanese Restaurant
Address: 227A London Rd, Sheffield S2 4NF
Student discount: Winner of a whole host of regional food awards, WasabiSabi is a firm favourite in Sheffield. Amazing Japanese recipes, from sushi to teppanyaki, and a dining experience that’s truly authentic. Show your Vita Student VIP Card to get 20% off when you spend over £20.