The Best Student Shopping at Meadowhall

Discounts and offers on fashion, tech, stationery and more

Back to uni shopping? From the best offers and student discounts in-store to finding 2022’s biggest fashion, beauty, interiors, tech and stationery buys for college and uni, Meadowhall has everything you need including the things it’s easy to forget – haircut, mugs, chargers… 

With stores including Apple, Boots, currys, H&MArgos, New Look, Urban Outfitters, Zara, schuh, Superdrug, River Island, Next, Foot Locker, Flannels, Waterstones and Marks & Spencer and food from Nando’s, McDonalds, Pizza Express, Starbucks and more, start your shopping right here

Plus, don't miss out on our student night event on 29th September, visit the event page for full details.

Student Event

Students offers and discount apps

Our stores are student heaven, discover all the student discounts at Meadowhall. You can get 15% off at All Saints, Clarks, Las Iguanas and 20% off at Supercuts, Vision Express and Frankie & Benny’s to name a few… 


Students can download the Unidays app and get discounts in-store at Meadowhall’s schuh, Urban Outfitters, Pizza Express, Zizzi, YO!, Barburrito and more. 

Student Beans

For student discounts at Paperchase, schuh and Skechers, download the Student Beans app

Where to eat while shopping

For on-the-go, pick up bubble tea from indie stores such as Bubble CiTea, a smoothie from Boost or coffee from Coffika while you can get student discounts at Carluccio’s, Frankie & Benny’s, Fridays, Giraffe, Greggs, Handmade Burger Co, Pizza Express and YO!

We've recently welcomed some amazing new stalls; try Bee Happy Nata for their amazing portuguese tarts and Batch'd for to-die-for cookies, brownies and doughnuts

Fancy doughnuts in a box
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Fun things to do at Meadowhall for Students

If you're feeling adventurous then there's plenty of fun to be had at Meadowhall. Why not grab a group of friends and relive your youth at the Air Haus adult and student session- especially for over 16s and only £5 per person. Scale to new heights at Rock Up! who offer a student discount  or take advantage of  Jump Inc's student Pizza and Bounce

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Your back to uni shopping list

Fashion buys for students

The vintage store in meadowhall

Reboot your look for the new academic year with some choice buys that’ll fit in your existing wardrobe. 

For Noughties nostalgia, denim, bomber jackets and faux fur, cutout dresses and ubiquitous white vests paired alongside monotone dressing and oversized knits for men, Meadowhall’s fashion stores have everything you need for the key autumn/winter 2022 trends. 

Also don’t forget the useful stuff: warm coat for winter, waterproof shoes and jacket with hat, gloves and scarf (trust us these will be invaluable). 

Latest fashion

Head to Urban Outfitters, Whistles, Ted Baker, Size?, Reiss, H&M, All Saints, Flannels, New Look, Zara, River Island, Next, Marks & Spencer, Lacoste, Levi’s, Lipsy, French Connection, BOSS, Barbour, Lacoste, Jack Wills, Pretty Green, The Vintage Store, Superdry and Tommy Hilfiger

See the full list of shops. 



A woman weaing a mint green backpack
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For jewellery, try Urban Outfitters, Pandora, Austen & Blake, Ernest Jones, Beaverbrooks and Goldsmiths and for bags, fanny packs, purse, wallet, backpacks and laptop cases try Urban Outfitters, TK Maxx, Foot Locker, Footasylum, Micheal Kors, H&M, JD Sports and Ted Baker


Bags, shoes, sunnies, underwear

Two pairs of classic vans trainers with flowers on the side of them
Image provided by Schuh

For this season’s motorcycle boots to colour block sneakers, Office, Carvela, Clarks, Dune London, Kurt Geiger, schuh, Foot Locker, Footasylum, H&M, JD Sports, New Look, Next, Primark, River Island, Shoe Zone, Skechers,, TK Maxx, Timberland, Vans and Zara have you covered. 

Bright, oversize, tiny and angular frames are on-trend in women’s sunglasses while men’s are leaning more towards more tortoiseshell and metallic. Accessorize, Sunglass Hut, Boots and Zara are essential stop-offs and Vision Express is offering 20% off prescription glasses, sunglasses and contact lenses for students. You can also try M&S Opticians and Optical Express

Do not forget your essential underwear buys at Boux Avenue, Victoria’s Secret, Marks & Spencer and H&M. Plus, Victoria’s Secret Pink is all about collegiate style. 


Gym and outdoor wear

Upgrade your gym, swim, workout and games looks with Blacks, Foot Locker, Footasylum, H&M, JD Sports, Marks & Spencer, New Look, Next, Primark, River Island,, TK Maxx and Zara


All the tech you need for uni

A pink keyboard
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Whether you’re Samsung or Apple, after a Dell, Lenovo or MacBook Air or just in need of everyday essentials like chargers, trackers and Airpods, we have you covered. 

  • Laptop 
  • Chargers
  • GPS trackers 
  • Phone
  • Tablet 
  • Headphones / buds
  • USB flash drive
  • Speaker
  • Radio
  • Power bank
  • Mouse / keyboard
  • Ereader
  • Laptop lock
  • Hairdryer / irons


Head to Apple, Argos, currys, Flying Tiger, Kenji, Paperchase, TK Maxx, Typo, Urban Outfitters, Waterstones, WH Smith and Wilko. For phone deals, visit Vodafone, EE, O2 and Three



Colourful stationery from Paperchase
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  • Pens
  • Notebooks
  • Diary / day planner
  • Wall calendar
  • Ring folders
  • Post-its
  • Highlighters
  • Water bottle
  • Key ring
  • Pencil case
  • Art supplies
  • Stapler
  • Paper clips
  • Plastic pockets


Head to Accessorize, Boots, Claire’s, Flying Tiger, H&M, Menkind, Kenji, Paperchase, Poundland, Primark, Smiggle, Superdrug, The Entertainer, TK Maxx, Typo, WH Smith and Wilko



various cushions and things from typo on an armchair
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For your room

  • Desk
  • Chair
  • Lamp (one for desk, one for bedside table)
  • Bin
  • Kettle / toaster
  • Alarm clock
  • Storage boxes / folders
  • TV and games console
  • Door wedge
  • Coat hangers
  • Movable back of door hooks
  • Rug


For your bed

  • Duvet and pillows
  • 2 x covers
  • Warm blanket


Useful stuff

  • Towels
  • Hot water bottle
  • Mugs
  • Glasses
  • Bottle opener / tin opener
  • Cutlery
  • Plates
  • Cookware
  • Lunch box
  • Reusable coffee cup
  • Storage boxes
  • Laundry basket / dryers
  • Big laundry bag for moving / taking clothes to the laundrette
  • Notice board
  • Posters and pictures 
  • Umbrella


Head to TK Maxx, Wilko, Argos, Baytree Interiors, Kenji, Castle Fine Art, Flying Tiger, Lakeland, Paperchase, Poundland, Primark, H&M, Sharps Bedrooms, Smiggle, Typo and Urban Outfitters

Beauty and grooming

flannels beauty hall in meadowhall
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  • Toothbrush / toothpaste / floss
  • Hair comb / brush
  • Shampoo and conditioner
  • Shower gel
  • Skincare and SPF
  • Hand soap and sanitizer
  • Hair products
  • Deodorant
  • Contact lenses and solution
  • Toilet bag
  • Sanitaryware / period pants
  • Make-up with brushes/curlers
  • Razors
  • Perfume / aftershave
  • Nail polish / remover / reusable pads
  • Vitamins


For haircuts, waxes and nails visit BROWS, Better Brows, Mint Nail & Brow and Supercuts and head to Molton Brown, L’Occitane, Boots, Superdrug, Lush and The Body Shop for everything else. There’s also skincare advice at Dermalogica and Neal’s Yard. Flannels is where you will find top make up brands like Charlotte Tilbury and Nars or head to Boots beauty hall for Fenty Beauty, Huda Beauty, The Ordinary, Drunk Elephant and loads more.



  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Course books


Head to The Works, TK Maxx, Waterstones, WH Smith and Wilko

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