Dedication-phobic millennials now have a brand new option to have their digital cake and eat it too.
Amazon has launched a brand new Prime subscription deal for faculty college students in the US. “Prime Pupil” features a free six month trial and a subsequent month-to-month price of simply $5.49, which college students can cancel at any time. It additionally comes with all the identical Prime goodies — like free two day transport and Prime streaming entry — because the non-kid desk model.
As VentureBeat notes, the supply gives a brand new option to appeal to college students with out the dedication of a yearly bundle. Amazon additionally affords an annual Prime Pupil deal, which prices $49/yr. That involves $four.08/month, however locks in college students for six moths after that candy, candy free trial ends.
To be eligible for a Prime Pupil plan, customers should have a .edu e-mail deal with and “be capable to present proof of enrollment upon request” within the U.S. or U.S. territories.
However don’t fret — we doubt Amazon goes to return searching for your official transcript anytime quickly. And it will not choose you too harshly for all these “rocks for jocks” programs, both.