Show your valid OCAD University ID card at the following businesses or services for a deal or discount. Information is subject to change. Some discounts are for students, while others may also be available for faculty, staff and alumni:
Above Ground Art Supplies
74 McCaul St.
1842 Queen St. East
2868 Dundas St. West
- 10% discount on regular-priced supplies
Curry's Art Stores
283 Dundas St. West
1153 Queen St. West
- 10% discount on regular items
130 Spadina Ave.
124 Eglinton Ave. West
1556 Danforth Ave.
- 10% discount off regular-priced items with student ID
- Sign up for a free Creative Club to earn points for discounts
Gwartzman’s Art Supplies
448 Spadina Ave.
We are one of Toronto’s original artist supply stores!
10% discount off all regular items with student ID exclude discontinued and special price items.
Midoco Art & Office Supplies Inc.
555 Bloor St. West
1964 Queen St. East
146 Danforth Avenue
- 10% discount off regular-priced art supplies only with student ID
Toose Art Supplies
229 College St.
15% discount off regular merchandise
For more bicycle information, visit the Community Bicycle Network.
1416 Queen St W
The Bike Pirates work on a suggested donation system. Retail products sell at retail value. Bike Pirates is entirely volunteer-run and operated and supports community. Get involved!
280 College St.
- 10% off parts and accessories with student ID
Specialized in animation and illustration books!
- Reward program: buy 10 graphic novels, comics or art books, get one free
- If done by pre-order, get two free comic books
2189 Queen St. East
- 20% discount
26 Berkeley St.
Join the C stage membership, Get tickets for $29+tax for Patrons 29 or under. (see website for details)
National Ballet of Canada
145 Queen St. West
416-345-9686, Ext. 449
Join the Dancebreak membership for discounts, age 16 to 29.
Get access to great seats starting as low as $35 for select performances.
DanceBreak tickets are subject to availability and can be purchased as of 12:00 am on the day of the performance
30 Bridgman Ave.
Students (with valid Student ID) can purchase $23 tickets for preview performances and $29 tickets for performances during the run.
See website for details
The Second City
51 Mercer Street
$8 off from Sunday to Thursday
Must show valid student ID when claiming tickets at the box office
350 King St. West
Membership for students under 25 for $59/year, 25% discount on movie purchase
Yuk Yuk's Comedy Club
224 Richmond St. West
- Telephone to purchase tickets
Galleries & museums
317 Dundas St. West
- Free general admission for students with OCAD U ID card
- Free general admission to the public Wednesdays after 6:00 p.m.
- Student discount on special events/exhibitions (discounts vary)
The Power Plant
231 Queens Quay West
- Free student admission all year
- Guided tours $3 per person
- Free 30-minute power tour Saturdays at 3:00 p.m.
Ontario Science Centre
770 Don Mills Rd. (at Eglington Ave. East)
416-696-1000 or 1-888-696-1110
- General Admission $16
- Movie $9
- Combo $22
- Please quote "OCAD University" and discount code "127079"
Royal Ontario Museum (ROM)
100 Queen's Park
- $16.50 general admission for students
Textile Museum of Canada
55 Centre Ave.
- Free admission for OCAD U students, faculty and staff with ID card
- 10% off in gift shop
Health & fitness
See OCAD U's Fitness & Well-Being pages!
Pharmacy by the Grange (IDA)
275 Dundas St. West
- 10% discount on all purchases with student ID
Fung Loy Kok Taoist Tai Chi
134 D'Arcy Street
- More locations can be found on the website: Taoist.org
- $150 for four month for full time students
- $90 for four month under 30
333 Queen St. West
350 Queen's Quay (Harbourfront)
Eligible students receive 15% off our regular priced class passes and memberships! Available in studio only. Students will need to show proof of enrollment.
Home improvement, decor & gifts
Canlish Int'l Inc.
275 Dundas St. West
- 10% discount on purchases less than $50
- 20% discount on purchases $50 and over (before tax)
- 30% discount on purchases $200 and over (before tax)
Dozy Sleep Mattresses
101 Spadina Avenue, Unit 213
- 10% discount with valid student ID
- Online coupon code: ocadsleeps10
443 Adelaide St W
5% discount for shopping in store with cash
Merkem Pest Solutions
871 Bloor St. West
- 15% discount on all pest control services for students and staff with valid OCAD U ID card.
165 John St.
- Show OCAD U ID before purchase
- 15% discount on regular priced items for OCAD U students/employees
- Discount not applicable with any other offer, discount, or promotion
- Discount cannot be applied to custom furniture
The Dealhack Student Discounts Guide is the result of a quarterly survey of stores that offer discounts to students. Dealhack verifies each discount every three months.
OCAD University has developed an exciting partnership with Format to provide FREE online portfolios for all students, alumni and faculty so that they can effectively showcase creative content using a sophisticated, customizable platform. Find out how format works!
14 McCaul St.
- 10% off (Toronto location)
Print and Graphic Depot
95 McCaul St
- 15% off with valid student ID
St. Clair’s Textile
1066 St. Clair Ave. West
- 15% discount
Custom stickers, decals, tattoos and t-shirts require no minimum order/quantity or set-up fees.
- Unlock 10% student discount at StickerYou with Student Beans.
Tibetan Paper & Handicraft
38 Dayton Ave, Toronto
- 15% discount on purchase. To redeem the discount please call 647-293-0303 or email to email@example.com
Art Square Café
334 Dundas St. West
- 10% discount with student ID
- 50% off memberships
90 Eglington Ave. East
147 Spadina Ave
326 Bloor St. W
47 Front St E
894 Queen St. W
- 15% discount with valid student ID on take-outs only
40 Dundas St. East (Atrium on Bay)
- 10% discount with valid student ID
- Take-out or dine-in
- Excludes special offers and promotions
Student Price Card (SPC)
For information about the SPC card and membership, visit the SPC website.
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Delicious Mountain Ski Chalets
Get 10% off the accommodation price (for you and your group) of any chalet holiday listed on www.chalets-meribel.co.uk. To qualify, contact us from an email address ending *ocadu.ca* or attach a snapshot of your University ID card.
International Student Identity (ISIC) Cards
If you need an ISIC card right away, you can purchase it online for $20 plus tax for an virtual card or get a physical card for an additional $5 plus tax
Cards processing can take up to 5 business days. Allow 7 days for the ISIC to reach you once it is shipped. If you need a card sooner, then apply for priority shipping and get your Card within 3 business days.
408 King St. West
- Discounts for ISIC card holders
Monday to Friday: 9 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday: 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
My Ireland Tour
My Ireland Tour is offering students, faculty, staff and alumni (with valid OCAD U identification) the following discounts:
- 10% discount off escorted group tour The Castle and Backroads Tour 2019
- 10% discount off escorted group tour Six-day Iconic Scenes of Ireland Tour 2019
5% discount off all other 2019 escorted group tours
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