Great news, we can confirm that there is an official up to 70% Groupon student discount. To get it, simply validate your student status on this page at and you’ll be issued with a valid Unidays Groupon student promo code UK to use straight away.


There is also a fantastic promo code that anyone can use (not just students) to get 20% off local and travel deals.

If that isn’t enough, we also have a great tip as we’ve found a up to 20% Groupon voucher code for first orders.

Anyone can use this to save on local deals, not just students, so if you can’t get validated by Unidays it’s a great back-up option for a discount. Through our research, we’ve also found other great ways students can save money including

Groupon has revolutionised the online deals world in the UK. It is especially known for great offers on local deals and:

  • Getaways
  • Spa Days
  • Odeon
  • Costco
  • Frankie and Bennys
  • Days out

It’s important for students to relax after the stress and pressure of exams and by using Groupon you can save money too. In our full discount guide, we will look at Groupon UK sales, offers, gifts cards, general Groupon discounts and special deals that could save you more (to complement and enhance your official discount).

“Don’t forget to check out the Groupon site for individual local deals. When you’ve found what you want, get the student code for an extra discount”


So the great news is that there is currently a fantastic student discount with Groupon where you can get up to 70% off full-priced deals and items. Here is how you get it:

    1. Go to this special page on
    2. Follow the simple instructions and verify your student status (via Unidays)
    3. You’ll be issued with a unique Groupon student code for up to 70% off
    4. Purchase your fantastic deal
    5. Laugh all the way to the bank!

Now this is a fantastic way for students to save but check out some more great money saving tips in the rest of this guide

groupon student discount


It can be tricky finding out exactly how to get your student discounts and what the best ones are. What with NUS, Unidays and Student Beans; these are the 3 big discount schemes in the UK – where do you start? We’ve done the research to answer these questions below!


Great news, there is Unidays Groupon code. The discount is up to 70% off local deals. You can get full instructions on how to get it in chapter 1. Also, don’t forget to check out our savings section to see the latest ways that you can save with any available Groupon codes which could enhance your savings even more.



There is no NUS Groupon scheme as of 2020. HOWEVER, NUS students are entitled to the 10% through Student Beans discounts as described above. Kerching!


We can confirm that there is currently no Student Beans code. If you want the discount then you get it through Unidays. If you qualify for Student Beans then you should qualify for Unidays and save on those local deals. 


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“Make sure you apply your Groupon student code to your purchase. Even though you’re getting a fantastic deal already, you can get up to 70% extra off!”


As we’ve shown you so far there is an official Groupon student code. But sometimes students can get even bigger discounts through promo codes that Groupon release to everyone throughout the year. We update any in our fabulous savings section at the top of the page so make sure you take a look.

The great thing about the Groupon voucher codes is that you don’t need NUS id to prove your student status. They are available to all. Yes, even you non-students on here! You just shop on the site and when you come to the online checkout, just pop in the code and you’ll receive your special saving. Easy peasy, just the way we like it here at Squirrel Discount Squirrel HQ.

Previous promo codes have included:

  • 20% Groupon promo code
  • Groupon free delivery code
  • 30% off everything
Groupon Discounts Summary Discount Expires
Up to 70% Student Discounts Code 70% 31/12/2020
20% Groupon Voucher Code 20% 30/06/2020
Groupon Flash Sale Now On 70% 26/07/2020


So Groupon pretty much has sales and deals all year round. There are certain times of the year where the biggest sales happen. Check the dates below as if one if coming up it might be best to hold on. We also keep our squirrel eyes open so any sales will be in our fabulous savings section. Take a look and see how much you can save. 


This is a huge time of year for Groupon and they go big in their Groupon Black Friday sales. Expect lots of products, spa breaks, local deals and holidays to be included. It’s also great if you’re buying for yourself, and don’t forget there is a 10% Groupon discount codes for full-priced items.


5. Groupon Student Discount Summary

So there we have it, we’ve come to the end of this money-saving guide. We’ve shown you how to get a fantastic discount of up to 70% off.

We’ve also shown how it’s potentially possible to make extra savings. Our savings guide has the latest Groupon promo codes, deals and sales so make sure you take a look and see if you could save even more on health, fitness, restaurants, spas and more. And keep an eye out for the sales on tech, city breaks and homewares, all useful for students to save more.

Fun Facts – Did You Know?

  • Groupon was launched in Nov 2008
  • It is based in Chicago!
  • It was launched by Andrew Mason after a dispute about a mobile phone contract!
  • The name comes from the words Group and Coupon!
  • After just 16 months in business it was valid at 1 billion dollars
  • When it launched it only offered one “Groupon” a day!
  • Groupon now is available worldwide

Frequently Asked Questions

✅ How do you get student discount on Groupon?

There is a dedicated page on the Groupon which explains how to get the student discount. You must be a member of Unidays where you can generate a code.

✅ Does Groupon do a Unidays code?

Yes, students can get a Unidays Groupon code. As long as you can register and be validated as a student on Unidays, you are entitled to the Groupon code.

✅ How do I get 20% off Groupon?

Sometimes there are 20% Groupon codes available. Check our savings section where we list the latest. Don’t forget that students get a standard 10% discount.

✅ How do I get a Groupon promo code?

Check our savings section where we regularly update with the latest Groupon promo codes and vouchers.

✅ What is a Groupon local deal?

Groupon specialises in local deals including restaurants, spas, tourist attractions and much more besides. They also do national deals and now have lots of products for your home, garden and presents.

✅ Why is Groupon so cheap?

Groupon negotiate special deals with their vendors. They have large database of customers on email and social media so can offer exceptional deals and the vendors get customers through the door.