NUS extra partnerships

NUS extra is the official student discount card from NUS providing hundreds of thousands of students and vocational learners with market leading discounts with their favourite brands and providing a vital source of income for the student movement.

As an NUS extra brand partner, you make an investment into the National Union of Students and in-turn the student movement and the amazing work that is undertaken as the voice of the student population.

For this, we provide unrivalled brand exposure across 550 students' union campuses throughout the UK as well as access to the student market via our many digital channels, both on and off campus.

There’s more, all of this comes at no cost to brand partners, as long as the offer your brand makes available to NUS extra cardholders is the best you offer in the student market.

What do brand partners get from NUS extra?

  • Association with the National Union of Students UK
  • 860K+ active NUS extra cardholders
  • of which, 19K+ are active NUS Apprentice extra cardholders
  • Association with NUS extra, a not-for-profit with net promoter score of 54
  • Access to 7million students and apprentices via NUS UK touch-points
  • Exposure across 600 students' unions throughout the country
  • Opportunities to feature in e-correspondence
  • Opportunities to run flash-sales or competitions to student market
  • Data capture opportunities
  • Discounted paid-for marketing via NUS Media
  • Exposure across social channels reaching in excess of 1.5 million
  • Exposure across NUS.org.uk with 6 million+ unique visits in 2013

NUS extra welcomes partner applications from any national or international brand looking to target the student market through our long standing and successful scheme.

At present, NUS extra are not seeking partnerships with local businesses. Please refer to NUS Media for paid-for opportunities.

Please complete the following NUS extra partner application form
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Do you operate student discounts in conjunction with any other operator at present?