Student Discounts

Use your Longy ID and save money! A number of stores, restaurants, and museums offer student discounts. 

Music & Opera
  • Celebrity Series of Boston offers student rush tickets (most of the time $20) for select performances at their venues around Boston (2 tickets per student with ID; cash only; subject to availability). Longy offers a limited number of complimentary tickets to students for select performances in Pickman Hall.
  • Boston Chamber Music Society offers student discounted tickets at $8 per person in advance ($5 for rush tickets) to their concerts at Harvard’s Sanders Theatre and $10 to their concerts at MIT’s Kresge Auditorium.
  • The Boston Modern Orchestra Project offers $15 tickets to students for all their Jordan Hall concerts.
  • Boston Baroque offers $10 tickets to students, available 90 minutes before each concert (2 per valid ID).
  • The Boston Symphony Orchestra offers a BSO College Card for $25 that will allow you to attend as many qualifying concerts as you like at no additional cost. See rules and regulations here. 
  • The Boston Lyric Opera offers tickets at a 50% discount to students (2 tickets per student with ID; subject to availability. Students can also subscribe to the entire BLO season at a 50% discount by calling BLO Audience Services at (617) 542-6772.
Theater & Dance
  • Actors’ Shakespeare Project offers student rush tickets to all its performances for $15 with a valid student ID. Tickets go on sale one hour prior the performance at the venue of each production and are subject to availability.
  • Boston Playwrights’ Theatre offers students $10 tickets at the door and online.
  • Students with a valid student ID can purchase tickets in advance at the American Repertory Theater for $25. Student rush ticket can be purchased for $15. (One ticket per ID, subject to availability.)
  • If you want to see Blue Man Group in Boston, $30 student rush tickets can be purchased one hour prior to the performance with a valid college ID (limited to two tickets per ID), based on availability. Only cash payments are accepted.
  • Shear Madness offers $20 student rush tickets with ID an hour before the show.
  • The Lyric Stage offers $10 tickets with valid student ID half an hour before the show. For $77 you can get the “Student Six Tix” subscription, which includes six tickets to be used in any combination throughout the season, guaranteed seating in advance, and subscriber benefits.
  • Full time college students can get $20 rush tickets at the Boston Ballet two hours prior to performance at the Boston Opera House box office (1 ticket per student with ID; cash only; subject to availability.)
Restaurants & Retail
  • Many restaurants have 10% student discounts that aren't advertised. When you’re checking out, just ask if they offer a student discount. Participants include:
    • J.P. Licks
    • FiRE + iCE
    • Domino’s Pizza
    • Subway
  • A number of local and online retailers offer student discounts. Participants include:
    • Alex and Ani — 10% off
    • Ann Taylor — 20% off
    • Banana Republic — 15% off
    • J. Crew — 15% off
    • Madewell — 15% off
    • H&M — 15% off
    • Eastern Mountain Sports — 20% off

Explore and for more student discounts & info on: 

  • Arts events
  • Plane tickets
  • Hotels
  • Activities
  • Travel Guides
  • Restaurants
  • Stores
  • Barbershops & Salons
  • Storage Units