College Student Purchase Program

Higher Degree of Savings Program

Ford College Student Purchase Program

To all of our St Louis students out there, we’re proud to offer you our Ford College Student Purchase Program. We understand that it’s not easy to find the right vehicle for you, especially with so many dealer options available, but we want to help make that decision a little easier and more affordable for your budget.

Ford Student Discount: Program Details

Now that you’ve decided you want to make a Ford your new Arnold daily driver, you want to know that your college student budget can afford it. We believe all of our St Louis drivers deserve a quality vehicle that keeps them comfortable, safe, and enjoying the ride. Take a look at the eligibility requirements for the Ford student discount below:

  • Eligibility extends to three years past graduation date
  • Graduates of 4-year programs receive Tier 0
  • Graduates of 2-year programs/trade schools receive Tier 1
  • Current students receive Tier 1
  • Available on Ford models up to F-550 and all Lincoln models
  • Retail or Lease; Standard or Subvented; All eligible terms
  • Tiers 0-4; Personal Use Only
  • A/X/Z/D Plan eligible

Ford College Rebate Approval Criteria

Our college rebate program sounds appealing, doesn’t it? But the real question is: do you hit all of the approval criteria to qualify? We want to ensure that you’re able to afford your vehicle of choice, with all the modern features and amenities, without compromising on quality or performance. That way you can focus on your schooling! So, without further ado, the guaranteed approval criteria for applicants meeting approval criteria at tier 0 rate are as follows:

  • Graduates of 4-year programs only
  • Maximum 22% payment to income
  • No prior repossessions or open bankruptcies
  • Maximum advance is the lower of MSRP or $50,000
  • New Ford models only
  • Tier 0 – 4 only
  • Minimum 620 FICO Score for all contract participants
  • One unit per customer

Reach Out to Our Finance Center Team Today!

If you’re still unsure of how our College Student Purchase program works, that’s okay. Contact us or a member of our finance center team and we will be more than happy to walk you through the program details more in-depth and see if you’re eligible. We want to help take the commute worry off your hands and help you find the vehicle of your dreams for the Fenton drive to and from school. Take a look at our new vehicle inventory or visit our dealership today to get started!


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*Program #38652: $750 Exclusive Cash Reward on a purchase or a $500 Exclusive Cash Reward on a lease for current college students and recent college graduates on eligible new 2022/2023/2024 model year Ford Bronco® Sport, Ecosport®, Escape®, Edge®, Mustang®, Ranger®, Maverick® or F-150®. Must take new retail delivery from an authorized Ford Dealer’s stock by 1/2/24. This incentive is not available on Ford Mustang Shelby® GT500®, Mustang Mach 1, Mustang Mach-E®, Bronco, Ford GT, F-150 Raptor® or F-150 Lightning®. May not be used with other Ford private or commercial offers. Limit of 5 new eligible vehicle purchases or leases. U.S. residents only. Ford reserves the right to change, modify or discontinue this program at any time. See your authorized Ford Dealer for qualifications and complete details.