Student Discounts from Stirling Businesses

The perks of being an active student means you may be eligible to capitalise on those student discounts.

Many businesses in Stirling offer some form of student discount. Some terms and conditions such as the use of Uni-Days, Student-Beans, and your physical Student ID Card are required.

To make shopping and leisure in Stirling easier we have compiled a list of retailers and hospitality establishments that offer student discounts.

Discount categories in our list include


Caffé Nero

Enjoy 15% off at Caffé Nero by signing up with the Caffé Nero App with your student email. The Café is a great study space or area to socialise with plenty of seating. With early opening and late closing times, enjoy coffee and cakes at times convenient to your schedule.

Visit at 2-4 Port Street, Stirling FK8 2LD.

The Burgh Coffeehouse

Experience house-roasted coffee beans by visiting The Burgh Coffeehouse. With the display of your Student ID, enjoy 10% off teas and coffee in the café’s homely atmosphere. Set up your study space downstairs for additional privacy. If you enjoy the house-roasted coffee beans, make sure to visit next door to their sister shop Stirling Coffee to supply your at-home coffee needs.

Find The Burgh Coffeehouse at 4 King Street, Stirling FK8 1AY.

Mint Café

If you are in the mood for crepes and waffles head over to the Mint Café. The Mint Café is the perfect place to go when you need that sweet treat for a study pick-me-up. From cakes and ice cream to coffee, this cosy café has something for all.

On clear days take advantage of the beautiful shop front seating. Make sure to bring your student ID with you to get those student discounts!

Discover more places around Stirling for pancakes by reading our Where to get Pancakes in Stirling blog post. 

Visit Mint Café is located at 15 Baker St, Stirling FK8 1BJ. Stay connected with Mint Café by following their Facebook and Instagram.

Fuel Juice Bar

If you need something refreshing while you shop in the Thistle Centre, stop by Fuel Juice Bar for a delicious pick-me-up.

Get your fruit smoothies with a 15% student discount.

Taste a range of flavour combinations at Stirling Thistle Marches Shopping Centre, Stirling FK8 2EE

If you are looking for a more luxurious cafe experience, explore Where to go for an Afternoon Tea in Stirling.

Pubs & Restaurants


After deadlines or even for an evening drink, unwind with craft beer, pizza, games, and pub quizzes at BrewDog. With a rotating selection of signature craft beers, one will never be bored while visiting. If you find a flavour you enjoy look for it in a can or bottle so you can enjoy it in the comfort of your home.

While BrewDog does not offer a reoccurring student discount, stay connected with their social media to receive information regarding their student nights and deals. Find out more on their Facebook and Instagram

Relax with friends and enjoy a variety of board games or challenge your knowledge by joining in on Tuesday night pub quiz. 

Find your favourite pint at 7 Baker St, Stirling FK8 1BJ.

Nicky Tams Bar and Bothy

 Interact with Stirling’s rich history when you visit Nicky Tams Bar and Bothy. Established in 1718, Nicky Tams has been an establishment where both locals and tourists enjoy their visit.

Indulge on some Scottish pub classics like Haggis Bonbons (available in vegetarian options), Macaroni, and Haddock Fishcakes. Remember your Student ID so you can get 10% off. Explore more menu options as well as live events at Nicky Tams’ website

Find Nicky Tams Bar and Bothy at 29 Baker Street, Stirling FK8 1BJ.

Find out more about pub social activities by reading Fun Things to Do in Stirling in the Evening – Live Music, Pub Quizzes and More.


Mountain Warehouse

The Scottish weather is unpredictable so make sure you have all your waterproof essentials or walking shorts for those rare sunny days from Mountain Warehouse.

Snag a 15% off student discount on all your purchases. This discount extends to sale items as well.

Find all you need at 14 Port Street, Stirling FK8 2LD

New Look

The trending fashions can be even more affordable when students take advantage of New Look’s student discount.

The normal student discount is 10% off, but make sure to keep your eyes peeled for the occasional 20% off!

Shop your favourite styles at 28-38 Port Street, Stirling FK8 2LF.


If you have an event that requires a suit but have a budget, take advantage of Slaters’ 20% student discount for hired products.

Discover your perfect fit for graduation, graduation ball, or society socials at 6-8 Port Street, Stirling FK8 2LD.

Clarks Shoes

Put the finishing touches on a classy, comfy, and professional outfit by finding the perfect shoe at Clarks. 

Once you find your perfect style enjoy 15% off full-price adult shoes by showing your Student ID.

Shop a range of styles at Unit 1B, Goosecroft Rd, Stirling FK8 2EA.

River Island

Elevate your wardrobe with quality pieces from River Island.

Get the perfect outfit for date night with 10% off by verifying your Student ID. 

Explore new styles at Stirling Thistle Marches Shopping Centre, Goosecroft Rd, Stirling FK8 2EA.


The Ochil Hills are a beautiful backdrop to Stirling that offers various walking trails. Visit Trespass to find all your walking needs.

From socks to first-aid, get a 15% student discount. 

Shop in stores at Unit 32, Goosecroft Rd, Stirling FK8 2EA.


From Converse to Doc Martens, Schuh offers a 10% student discount. 


Finding the perfect dress for any occasion can be difficult, but Quiz is here to help.

Bring in your student ID for 15% off your dream dress.

Find the store at Unit 17 Thistle Marches, Stirling FK8 2EA.


Gear up for those chilly winter days by shopping for knitwear at Superdry.  

Superdry offers students a 10% discount off full-priced items. 

Redeem this discount at Unit 7, Stirling Thistle Marches Shopping Centre, 29 Goosecroft Rd, Stirling FK8 2EA


Shop for clothing and homeware while enjoying 15% off full-priced items at Joules.

Watches & Jewellery

Chisolm Hunter

To polish your job interview look, accessorise with watches from Chisolm Hunter.

Find your perfect statement piece with a 10% off student discount. 

Explore the latest brands at 6, Thistle Marches Centre, Goosecroft Rd, Stirling FK8 2EA

Fraser Hart

Accessorise for any occasion with jewellery from Fraser Hart.

From earrings to bracelets, find designs you love at 15, The Thistles Shopping Centre, Stirling FK8 2EE.


Remember your time at university by creating a personalised bracelet or key chain from Pandora.

If you want to buy a gift for friends or a secret Santa, Pandora offers students a 5% discount when they are subscribed to Student-Beans.

Shop for personalised gems at Unit 15B, Goosecroft Rd, Stirling FK8 2EA.


If you have a themed night out shop at Claire’s for your seasonal accessories.

With a wide selection of jewellery, hair accessories, and phone accessories you are sure to find a style that fits your personality. 

Get a student discount of 15% by visiting the store at Unit 9, Goosecroft Rd, Stirling FK8 2EA.


Start your adventures with sustainably sourced clothing from FatFace.

For your long sleeves to your short sleeves, enjoy 10% with your Student ID. 

Shop the FatFace collection at Unit 6 The Thistles Shopping Centre, Stirling FK8 2EA.

Health and Beauty

Just because you are a student on a budget does not mean health and beauty are out of reach.

Black Lotus Barbers

The Black Lotus Barbers have been open and operating in Stirling since 2019. They offer a 10% student discount with proof of Student ID.

Book appointments online and enjoy your visit at 38 Upper Craigs, Stirling FK8 2DW.

Frances Hunter Hair & Beauty

Located in Stirling and Alloa, Frances Hunter Hair & Beauty has been operating since 1965. 

The salon offers a 30% student discount on services booked for Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Also, on these days they offer a 10% discount on beauty and retail products. 

Book your services online and find the salon at 81 Port St, Stirling FK8 2ER.

The Barber Co.

The Barber Co. Opened their doors in 2009 and has been dedicated to their customers ever since. The shop charges a flat rate of £14 for Gents Cuts (skin fades not included).

Check out their website for services and pricing. 

The shop is located at 20 Upper Craigs, Stirling FK8 2DG.

Elegance Salon

From henna brows to face waxing, Elegance Salon offers a variety of services. 

The Salon offers students 10% off all services. Take your Student ID and visit the salon at Stirling Thistle Marches Shopping Centre, Unit 19, Marches Mall, Stirling FK8 2EA

Barnton Street Barbers

Barnton Street Barbers is one of Stirling’s independently owned and operating barber shops with over 20 years of experience.

Students can receive a haircut for a flat rate of £11, skin fades not included. Follow Barnton Street Barbers on Facebook and book your appointment with their online server.

The shop is located at 39A Barnton St, Stirling FK8 1HF.

Stirling Optical

Studying online can be hard on your vision. Stirling Optical is helping students by offering 20% off frames.

Find your new frames at 78 Port St, Stirling FK8 2LP.

Holland & Barrett

If you are looking for beneficial supplements, then visit Holland & Barrett in the Thistle Centre.

By downloading Student-Beans you can find discounts on some of your favourite health supporters.

Shop in-store at Stirling Thistle Marches Shopping Centre, Port St, Stirling FK8 2ED.


By signing up for a rewards card and displaying your Student ID, individuals can receive a 10% discount from Superdrug.

Shop their wide range of health and beauty products at Unit 2, Thistle Centre, Ochilview Mall, Goosecroft Rd, Stirling FK8 2EA

Fragrance Shop

Your favourite fragrance just became more affordable. With Uni-Days and Student-Beans, students can receive discounts from the Fragrance Shop.

Vision Express

Accidents happen. If you lose or break your glasses, there is no need to stress. Vision Express offers students 20% off frames and lenses.

Perfume Shop

Discover new fragrances at the Perfume Shop. Show your Student ID at the register to get 10% off full-priced items. 


By signing up for a Boots Advantage Card, and proof of Student ID, students can receive an additional 10% off their purchase.

From makeup to medicines, and everything in between, customer service within the shop will ensure you find all you are looking for. 

Visit Boots in the Thistle Shopping Centre at 34-41 Goosecroft Rd, Stirling FK8 2EE.

Stationery & Books


Restock up on pens, notebooks, printer ink, and all other stationery needs at WHSmith. 

Download StudentBeans and UniDays to stay up to date on any offers and discounts.

Have a browse through the stationery options in-store at 44 Thistle Centre, Stirling FK8 2EE.

The Works

A great form of self-care is either enjoying old or new hobbies. Visit The Works for hobby inspirations.

Take your mind off studying with a jigsaw puzzle or remember your time at university by crafting a scrapbook. Show your Student ID at the register to receive 10% off your purchase.

Find all your crafting needs at Unit LSU3 Marches Mall The Thistles Shopping Centre, Stirling FK8 2EA.


Squeeze some personal reading into your schedule and visit Waterstones for a collection of bestselling books.

Find biographies, true crime, mystery, and much more at Unit 1, 1 Goosecroft Rd, Stirling FK8 2EA.



With UniDays, O2 Refresh is offering 20% off selected accessories and your Airtime Plan. 

Find the accessories that match your style at Unit 5, Thistle Shopping Centre, Stirling FK8 2EA.


Invest in a MacBook or iPad easier with Select.

Select offers students 6% off MacBooks and 5% off iPads. Get your new tech at Unit 14, Unit 14 Goosecroft Rd, Stirling FK8 2EA.


Keep your monthly reoccurring bill low with EE.

Download Student-Beans and receive 20% off your monthly reoccurring payments. Making staying connected easy and affordable. Enquire in-store at The Thistles Shopping Centre, 13 Goosecroft Rd, Stirling FK8 2ED.


Stay connected with Three to learn more about offers on selected items. 

Find out the selected items in store at Unit 8, Ochilview Mall, Stirling FK8 2ED.

Computer Division

In the unfortunate event that your device fails at the most inconvenient of times, visit Computer Division for lovely support.

While they do not have a set discount, the team advises students to enquire about a discount and offers they may have available. 

Find your tech support at 40 Upper Craigs, Stirling FK8 2DS.

Grocers & Specialty Shops

Prime Vapour

Restock your vape coils and liquids with Prime Vapour.  

Bring your Student ID to 10 Port St, Stirling FK8 2LD to receive 10% off your coils and liquids.

Stirling is home to rich historical landmarks that have played an influential part in local, country, and international history. 

Experiencing these attractions is made easier with local discounts. 

Stirling Castle

Stirling Castle iconically looks over the city centre and surrounding landscape. The beautiful view from the castle’s esplanade is matched by the can’t miss restoration of the castle itself. 

As a day out with friends, a bonding experience with new flatmates, or just some alone time, head up to the Stirling Castle and learn more about the city you now call home. Where’s the discount you may ask? Well, what if we told you that your entrance could be free?

Yes, that’s right, FREE. A perk of being a new student resident of Stirling is that when you show your proof of address, either a bank statement, power bill, or other forms, your entrance fee is free. This discount is also available at The National Wallace Monument

Now, if you have friends and family that are visiting who are not residents, or perhaps you don’t have proof of address, there are other discount options. 

Holders of a Young Scot Card can gain purchase their castle ticket for just £1.

If you travel via bus, train, or bike you can receive 25% off your ticket price when you book your Stirling Castle visit and use the promo code GOOD25. You must show your travel ticket upon arrival. 

Have a blast interacting with figures from the past. 

Stirling Old Town Jail

After experiencing the Stirling Castle, wander down to the Stirling Old Town Jail to discover the dark stories of the city’s past. 


Remember, while shopping or eating out in Stirling, make sure you bring your student card on the off chance we have missed some student discount deals. Also, save your data and connect to Stirling’s Fee Wi-Fi while in the city centre.

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