The Best Places to Shop as a College Student

Between overpriced textbooks, sky-high rent, and one too many nights out with classmates, many college students (this writer included!) find themselves strapped for cash when it comes time to take a break from studying and actually shop. Lucky for you, we've got you covered.

From taking advantage of not-so-secret student discounts to knowing where to find deceptively elegant yet affordable buys, we’re ready to spill some of our best shopping tips for students. Below, we’ve rounded up eight of our favorite retailers that will get you through your college years—and beyond.

Keep scrolling to check out the best sites to shop and scoop up a few of our favorite finds, too.

This post was originally published at an earlier date and has since been updated by Anna LaPlaca.