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SA’s 1st Student Discount App! We help SA students enjoy the perks of student life. Make R40 for every friend/person you sign up using your unique referral code. Save now at our dedicated Studio 88 Varsity Vibe approved branches.


Student Discount, SA’s 1st Student Discount App, offers instant access to awesome (and exclusive) student deals for members only. Anyone can download the app and see the deals…but only a student (ANY student) can become a member and get the deals,

We help SA students enjoy the perks of student life!

In a nutshell:

  • Varsity Vibe has been operating for over 6 years now, predominantly in the Cape Town and Gauteng areas.
  • We organize loads of student deals with the coolest brands all over SA.
  • Student deals are available all year round (i.e. not once off).
  • Membership = R200 for 12 months from date of purchase (i.e. pay today, get deals for 1 year from today)
  • Johannesburg / Newtown Junction

    Shop 181, 100 Carr Street, Newtown, Joburg

    011 492 0513

  • Johannesburg / Campus Square

    Shop 59, Cnr Kingsway & Main Str, Aukland Park, Joburg

    011 482 1419

  • Johannesburg / Rosebank Mall

    Shop GF08, Regent Place, Cradock Ave, Rosebank, Joburg

    011 268 2177

  • Johannesburg / Braamfontein

    Shop 6, Titaco House, Cnr Jorrissen & De Beer Str, Braamfontein

    011 403 6556

  • Stellenbosch / Eikestad Mall

    43 Andringa Street, Stellenbosch Central

    021 883 2640

Terms & Conditions apply

This deal excludes any Converse products.Deal excludes sale items. Deal may not be used in conjunction with any other offer/promotion. Students must present a valid and completed “my profile” screen on the Varsity Vibe app (i.e. they have verified as well as paid for membership and have loaded their profile picture) to receive the deal/discount. Studio 88 reserve the right to refuse any Varsity Vibe “my profile” App screen that it deems to be invalid or fraudulent. Deal valid until 15 January 2019.


Varsity Vibe launches SA’s 1st student discount app and marks the beginning of major savings for cash strapped students all over South Africa. This was made possible by our relentless efforts at getting students more bang for their buck. Our app is designed exclusively to get students the deals and discounts they deserve and completely replaces the 2015 Varsity Vibe card. If members are looking to benefit from the discounts when purchasing things from their favourite brands, they no longer need to present cards, but simply show their completed “my profile” screen at the till points of participating partner stores.

Other nifty features include geographically pinpointing all the deals closest to you, which means that no matter where you are, you never miss out on an opportunity to save a few bucks. The app is available for download on the iPhone App Store as well as Google play stores and consists of a simple 3 step sign up process that will have you saving cash in no time. So join the vibe and enjoy the perks of student life.

Download the app today:

What do I need to become a Varsity Vibe member?

You need to:

  • be a registered student in South Africa;
  • own an Apple or Android compatible phone/device; and
  • be able to pay the R200 membership fee
    (remember that’s a once off fee for the 12 month membership which equates to less then R17/month).

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