What is the vehicle discount?
As of October 1, 2013, the GM College Discount Program features a bigger base discount than before. It's now one easy number, listed on the vehicle invoice. The discount allows eligible college students, grad students and recent graduates to purchase or lease
at the GM College Discount Price — a special discounted price that is below MSRP. Plus, you can combine this discount with most
to save even more. When you
build a vehicle
to your exact specifications, you can view MSRP and the GM College Discount Price. Simply follow the prompts.
Which GM vehicles are eligible?
Many new and unused 2017 and 2016 GM cars; SUVs; crossovers; midsize, light-duty and HD pickup trucks; and passenger and cargo vans are eligible. To see a list of eligible vehicles, click "Eligibility" on the home page and select
. Some other models may have limited availability. Eligibility of GM vehicles may change at any time without notice.
What do I need to do to take advantage of this discount?
It's simple! Register or sign in on the home page. Select "Program," then GM College Discount from the top navigation bar. Then choose "Obtain Authorization" and follow the prompts. Print out your authorization number and take it, along with evidence of enrollment or diploma dated no more than 2 years ago, to a participating Chevrolet, Buick or GMC Dealer to receive your vehicle discount.
How many vehicles am I eligible to purchase/lease?
You may purchase/lease up to two eligible, new and unused vehicles per year with your GM College Discount.
Can I share my GM College Discount?
No; however, vehicles can be co-titled.
How long do I have to keep the vehicle to qualify for the GM College Discount?
Eligible vehicles must be retained for a minimum of six (6) months from the vehicle delivery date.
I recently bought/leased a new GM vehicle. Can I still apply for the GM College Discount?
No, previous purchases/leases are not eligible.
Does my authorization number expire?
Authorization numbers are valid for 90 days toward the purchase or lease of an eligible, new vehicle. You must take delivery of the vehicle prior to the authorization number expiring.
What happens to my authorization if I donít use it before it expires?
If you donít use your authorization number prior to the expiration date, the authorization will be added back into your account. You will have to obtain a new authorization number by following the prompts in the Programs menu.
Can I combine the GM College Discount with current offers?
In most cases, yes. Either see
on this site, or visit your dealer for details to see how the value adds up.
Can I combine this discount with the GM Mobility Program?
Yes, the GM College Discount can be combined with
Can I combine this discount with any GM Rewards Cardsí Earnings?
Yes, you can combine the GM College Discount with Earnings from any one of the GM Rewards Cards. Earnings from the GM Rewards Cards are in addition to most current incentives GM may offer. You can also visit
for more information
Do I have to purchase or lease through GM Financial?
No. You can purchase or lease through any financial institution. However, some APR offers are exclusive to specific financial institutions.
Does the purchase/lease require a down payment?
Your participating dealership will be able to provide details on the down payment of your chosen vehicle.
Can I receive this discount from any Chevrolet, Buick or GMC Dealer?
This program is available through all participating U.S. Chevrolet, Buick or GMC Dealers and is voluntary on the part of the dealers. Dealer participation is on a vehicle-by-vehicle basis. Please inform your dealer of your intention to use the GM College Discount during your first contact with your dealer. If your dealer elects not to participate, you may visit another dealer.
Can I order a vehicle through this program, rather than choosing one from my dealer's inventory?
Yes, you can receive the discount when you order through a participating Chevrolet, Buick or GMC Dealer.
Are dealer-installed options covered by this discount (e.g., theft-deterrent devices)?
No. Any additional dealer-installed options, conversion/upfit packages, General Motors Protection Plans and other extra-charge items will be supplied at a price agreed upon between the customer and the dealer.
Are dealer demonstration vehicles included in this program?
Yes, if the vehicle has fewer than 7,500 miles and a dealer demo allowance has not been paid on the vehicle. See your participating dealer for details.
Can I use a trade-in with this program?
Please contact your participating dealership for more information about trade-ins.
How can I find out more about a specific GM model?
Questions about vehicle features, pricing, model eligibility, and current offers should be directed to a participating GM Dealer. You can also
download a brochure
for more information on a specific vehicle.
I forgot my user name. How can I retrieve it?
Click on the
I've forgotten my user name
link on the login box and you will be prompted for your name, address, ZIP Code, date of birth, phone number and email address. After the system has validated your information, you will be prompted to enter the answer to the secret question you selected during registration. After you provide the correct answer, your user name will appear and prompt you to enter your password.
Note: If your last login was prior to 9/30/13, your user name will be the one you selected during initial registration. Once you log in, you will be prompted to enter or confirm your email address. Your email address will become your user name from that point on. If your last login was after 9/30/13, your user name is your email address.
I forgot my password. How can I retrieve it?
Click on the
I've forgotten my password
link on the login box and you will be prompted for your user name. Once the system has validated a correct user name, you will be prompted to enter the answer to the secret question you selected during registration. After you provide the correct answer, you will be prompted to reset your password.
How do I edit my profile?
To update your information, log in to the site and click the My Profile link in the top right corner. Once you have made your updates, click Save. You will then receive an email confirming your changes.
Where can I go for immediate assistance?
by submitting a form via this website and we will be happy to assist you. Or call the automated phone system at 1.877.221.9343.