Student Discount

Waterstones Plus Student

Waterstones Plus Student

Plus Student is even more rewarding! 10 Plus Stamps earns you our standard £10 credit, plus an amazing 5% immediate discount on each purchase, in shop and online*. That's up to 15% off your eligible student purchases.

Enjoy 5% Immediate Discount

Ahh, students. Surviving on baked beans and Hobnobs is already hard enough without factoring in all those troublesome textbooks and pens that keep running out. To salve your misery, we've enhanced our reward for toiling in our nation’s great temples of learning.

Sign up is free with valid student ID

Present your valid student ID to a bookseller. You’ll immediately be able to both earn Plus Stamps and claim an instant 5% discount on every transaction! That's a Plus Stamp for every £10/€12 spent* (with 10 Plus Stamps worth £10/€12 credit) together with 5% back in your pocket - from student essentials to unwinding with a good book, it's all good news.

Frenquently Asked Questions

How do I sign up for Plus Student?

Simply visit your local Waterstones and present your valid student ID. As soon as we have verified your status, you will be sent an activation email which will enable you to redeem your earned Plus Balance. Alternatively, you can initially sign up online at, start earning Plus Stamps right away and visit your local Waterstones at your leisure to present your student ID. As soon as you have clicked the link in your activation email, digital Plus Student holders can start earning 5% off online, too!

I have a Unidays code. Can I use this in conjunction with Waterstones Plus or Student Plus?

No, unfortunately you cannot use your Unidays code if you have a Plus card linked to your Waterstones account.

Will I need to renew my Plus Student card?

Your Plus Student card is valid for 36 months from sign up, after which time its functionality will assume the same as a standard Plus card. To continue with your student status, please present valid student ID for the applicable year.

Terms and Conditions

*For current terms and conditions of the Waterstones Plus Student scheme, please visit


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