The best New York deals: Student discounts and deals

Grab your student ID (or find one from your college days) to take advantage of these student discounts.

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If you held on to your college ID long after graduation, good news! You can snag cheaper clothes, concert tickets and more, thanks to these venues that offer student discounts and deals.


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Film Society of Lincoln Center

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Many megaplexes have cheap tickets for students, but indie fans would do well to splurge on a membership at FSLC. For only $35 per year, students can snag $8 tickets to screenings of critically acclaimed dramas, documentaries and foreign films. If you don’t want to spring for a membership, individual tickets for undergrads are $9. • filmlinc.com

  1. Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center, 144 W 65th St between Broadway and Amsterdam Ave
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East Yoga

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Let go of your stress at this East Village studio, which offers discounted rates with a student ID. A single class, normally $20, is only $12; but you’ll get a better deal if you buy in bulk—a ten-class card goes for $100. • eastyoga.com

  1. 212 Ave B, (at E 13th St)
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Madewell and Topshop

Stock up on fall essentials at Madewell, a J.Crew sister brand, which features a 15 percent discount (with valid ID) on its collection of women’s clothing and accessories. Meanwhile, Brit import Topshop (and its men’s brand, Topman) knocks 10 percent off of your total purchase if you have a valid student ID. • Madewell: Locations throughout the city, visit madewell.com for details. • Topshop/Topman: 478 Broadway between Broome and Grand Sts (us.topshop.com).

Carnegie Hall

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  • Critics choice

This venerable concert hall offers $10 student rush tickets, which are available on a first-come, first-served basis to those with a student ID as soon as they’re announced. Check the website early and often for the best chance at claiming a seat. Carnegie Hall’s “Student Insider” newsletter also gives the scoop on special discounts. • carnegiehall.org

  1. 881 Seventh Ave at 57th St
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Yankees and Mets tickets

The Yankees host special student days for home games—the final two of the season take place Aug 29 and Sept 19—to which undergrads get half-price admission. (Tickets must be purchased on-site the day of the game.) You can also get student-rush tickets to see the Mets at Citi Field—Promenade Level seats go for just $10 (normally $25). • Yankee Stadium: 1 E 161st St between Jerome and River Aves, Bronx (newyork.yankees.mlb.com) • Citi Field: Roosevelt Ave at 126th St, Flushing, Queens (newyork.mets.mlb.com)


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Chloe
Chloe

You can also purchase student subscriptions for $15 a ticket on carnegie hall's website at carnegiehall.org/studentsubscriptions. With a subscription you get access to purchase student rush tickets online, exclusive events and a neighborhood discount card!