Who doesn’t like free things? With the student loan to watch, freebies always come in handy.
That’s why the Squirrel has created this page to list all best student free stuff we could find to help you out!
Check out the latest free stuff around today:
FREE AMAZON STUDENT PRIME
Did you know that Amazon has a student discount scheme? Or that it offers all valid students 6 months free Amazon Prime? It’s called ‘Prime Student’ (not very inventive is it) but it’s a great deal. You can read more about it on our dedicated Amazon Prime guide page. After 6 months it’s £3.99 so make sure you cancel if you don’t want it any more.
FREE MICROSOFT OFFICE FOR STUDENTS
Want all of the fantastic Microsoft Office for free? We’ve found out how to get some free stuff.
You simply go to a special page (click on the button below) on the official Microsoft website and use your academic email (ie one ending in .ac.uk) and you’ll be able to download it for FREE! Word is the best word processor for essays and dissertations by far but there is also Excel which is hand for you Mathematicians and Powerpoint for that group presentation.
FREE AUDIBLE TRIAL
Audible is the biggest audiobooks company in the UK and is taking it by storm every day. There are lots of bestsellers on there and some great authors and narrators including:
- Michelle Obama
- Stephen Fry
- Lily Allen
- Ant Middleton
There is also some good free content and podcasts for members including West Cork and Ant Middleton.
There are lots of alternatives to bestsellers including learning languages and self-help books like ‘How not to give a F**k’.
There is a month’s free trial so you can get one audiobook for free. Then it is £7.99 after for 1 book/month. We’ve written a comprehensive guide page if you want more information.
FREE £5 SPORTS DIRECT VOUCHER
This is a clever little trick to get a free £5 voucher to spend at Sports Direct. You do have to make an order so it’s suitable for when you’re purchasing some sporting equipment or clothing at Sports Direct. Simply choose the click and collect option when making your order online and you can get a £5 voucher when you go to pick up your order. There is a whole page about the ts and cs on sportsdirect.com so make sure you’re up to speed before you proceed.
We also have some excellent ways to save more in our Sports Direct student discount guide page. It’s a clever way for students to boost their income when buying some trainers or tracksuits!
FREE THINGS WITH O2 PRIORITY
If you have an O2 mobile contract then you get access to priority which often has free offers. At the moment there is a free scoop of ice cream with Thorntons and a free pack of Hippeas with Holland and Barret.
Here’s a good way to get access to priority without having an O2 monthly contract:
- Get a PAYG O2 sim card
- Top up with £10
- Access Priority for free offers
Giving away free student stuff is a great and popular way for retailers to engage with the student market. SDS is updated daily with the latest free stuff – so check out the homepage and social channels
FREE EYE TEST AT BOOTS
If you find yourself squinting at presentations in lectures then it’s time for an eye test. On a serious note, it can be bad for your health. Good news, you can now get a free eye-test at Boots.
Just print out the voucher through the link and you can get a free eye test. Plus there is also £20 off voucher for glasses too. Bonus!
FREE MAKEUP SAMPLES, BIRTHDAY FACIAL & DELIVERY WITH DEBENHAMS BEAUTY CLUB
Fancy getting free beauty samples every month? Of course, you do and here is how.
Sign up to the Debenhams Beauty Club (for free) and you’ll get free samples every month, free delivery and a free Elizabeth Arden facial in-store when it’s your birthday. You also get reward points to get money off your purchases.
FREE ANDROID MINESWEEPER GAME
Did you use to play Minesweeper on your PC and laptop back in the day? It was immense when you had time to kill and should have been revising.
Well, now you can get it for free for all Android phones. Just download it from the Google Play store for gratis. And don’t blame us if that first turns into a 2:1!
GET KNOT 3D FOR FREE ON GOOGLE ANDROID
We love the Knot 3D app and so do lots of other people as it gets a 4.8/5 on Google Play store. It teaches you how to tie hundreds of knots.
Tie fancy shoelaces, tie up your headphones properly and lots more great ideas. Well, now students can get it for free for a limited time.
Free Adidas World Cup Football at Sports Direct
It’s football fever made in England at the moment and we’ve found this great free offer to get an Adidas World Cup football and just pay £4.99 for delivery. The clever thing is you get a £5 voucher if you click and collect making it free. What you need to do is:
- Head to the football page on Sports Direct.
- Download the Sports Direct app.
- Search for item 827021 which is football.
- At the check-out add the code mirror2018.
Let us know how you get on in the comments section at the bottom of the page.
Free Diabetes Test at Lloyds Pharmacy
It’s never a bad thing to look after our health’s at university and with all the partying, oh I mean studying, it can get a bit forgotten about. So it’s great news that Lloyds Pharmacy offers a free diabetes test for anyone over the age of 16.
Frequently Asked Questions
Here are some of the most popular questions we get asked every day:
Where can I get free stuff for students?
There are lots of ways to find student free stuff that companies are giving away. Just check out our free stuff guide above for some great ideas (all rights reserved). Also check local free listings and remember some companies do birthday freebies such as a free drink.
Where can I get free samples and free trials?
Free samples can be found all over that businesses are giving away. Sometimes supermarkets will be promoting free food and giving it away. Sometimes restaurants and cafes will let you try some free food before you buy (giving away free food – yum yum), especially at markets where they are giving away free samples.
When online, you can get stuff free that companies are giving away when signing up using your email address.
Summary of Free Stuff for Students
To get the latest free student stuff check back to this page as well as keeping an eye on social media on the main retailers’ pages, they will always update you when they are giving away free stuff.
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