College Students Offered Discounts at Downtown Mesa Businesses
By Claire Natale -
Monday Aug 22, 2022
ASU heads back to classes on August 18th. The Downtown Mesa location begins its inaugural semester and these Downtown Mesa businesses are celebrating by offering students the below discounts while school is in session! For a complete list, please also visit https://downtownmesa.com/shop-and-dine/back-to-school-specials.
Arizona Museum of Natural History
The Arizona Museum of Natural History offers $5 off the regular adult admission price of $13 with any Arizona college Student ID card, making the price $8 for students.
The Arizona Museum of Natural History is located at 53 N. Macdonald in Downtown Mesa. Visit azmnh.org for more information.
Downtown Rendezvous is giving $2 off any lunch sandwich and $2 off any breakfast plate over $8 for those who show an Arizona college Student ID. Downtown Rendezvous is located at 20 East Main Street. You can find out more details at
Upward Light Healing & Yoga
Upward Light Healing & Yoga in Downtown Mesa is offering discounts for Arizona students on several packages!
• 5 Class Package - $55 (reg price $75)
• 10 Class Package- $100 (reg price $140)
• 20% off Massage, Cranial Unwinding, Reiki, and Intuitive Healing sessions. Upward Light Healing & Yoga is located at 128 W. Pepper Place in Downtown Mesa. People can visit Upwardlighthealing.com for more details. If you are purchasing online, bring proof of purchase with you to receive your class passes. Students can also purchase the packages at the studio.
Isabels Mystic Bodywork
Located within SW Herb & Gathering Place, Isabels Mystic Bodywork is offering ASU students a discount of $10 off any massage session with a valid ASU ID. ID Must be present at the time of check out in order to receive the discount. The locally owned business is located at 148 N. Center St., Room A, in Downtown Mesa. More information on massage packages can be found online at https://isabels-mystic-bodyworks.square.site/.
Neighborhood Comedy Theatre
Take advantage of the ASU Student Special Buy one get one free tickets at Neighborhood Comedy Theatre in Downtown Mesa. The special is available through the end of the year. Neighborhood Comedy Theatre is located at 214 W. Main St. in Downtown Mesa. Use promo code ASUMESA on the website and show your student ID at the door. For show listings and to purchase, visit https://nctphoenix.com/.
The Boutique is offering all Arizona college students and college staff (with a valid 2022-2023 student/faculty ID) 22% off any (1) item, up to $22 off, until September 22nd! The offer is good for in-store only. The Boutique is located at 104 W. Main St. in Downtown Mesa. For more information visit https://theboutiquegirls.com/.
Gotham City Comics
Gotham City Comics is offering local Arizona college students (must show current school ID) a 10% discount on everything in the store, from August 18th to December 31st. Located at 46 W. Main St., Gotham City Comics has a large selection of collectible items ranging from comic books to action figures to statues – and so much more. Visit https://batcavecomic.com/ for more details.
Jimmy John’s (Downtown Mesa location only)
Back to school just got a whole lot tastier! Jimmy John’s Downtown Mesa location is offering all ASU Students 20% discount on any pickup order online or through their app with promo code PICKUP20 from August 15 to September 25, 2022. The deal is good for one discount per transaction.
This offer is good at the Jimmy John’s located at 68 E. Main St, in Downtown Mesa. For a complete menu visit https://www.jimmyjohns.com/.
il Vinaio will be offering 20% off the entire bill for any Arizona college students or faculty showing their current school IDs. Come to il Vinaio and 'un-wine'd'. Bring your devices and plug-in or un-plug. The locally owned restaurant has quiet areas, outlets for charging, and free wi-fi. il Vinaio Restaurant, Wine and Beer Bar is located at 270 W. Main St. on Main Street just east of Country Club in Historic Downtown Mesa. More details can be found online at http://www.ilvinaio.net/.
Frutilandia is offering ASU students a buy one get one 50% off on the second item of equal or lesser value. Frutilandia has two Mesa locations and one in Chandler.
• 1011 South Gilbert Road, Mesa
• 351 North Country Club Drive, Mesa
• 55 East Ray Road, Chandler
Nash Vintage Collective
Nash Vintage Collective, located at 58 W. Main St. in downtown Mesa, is offering 15% off purchases with a valid Arizona College student or faculty ID through Sept 30th. The locally owned boutique sells curated vintage clothing and handmade artisan goods from 40+ small brands. They are open Tuesday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and are closed Mondays. Visit http://www.nvcollective.com
Delta Hotels by Marriott
The Delta Hotels by Marriott Phoenix Mesa asks students to present their student or faculty ID from any Arizona college to receive 20% off their food and beverage order (alcohol not included). This promotion is valid until December 31st, 2022. AZ Brew is open daily for breakfast from 6 to 11 a.m. and proudly serves Starbucks coffee, pastries, and a full breakfast menu to choose from. Stop by midday for lunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning August 18th, or for coffee or something from the bar from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dinner is served nightly 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Delta Hotels by Marriott Phoenix Mesa is located at 200 North Centennial Way in Mesa. Visit marriott.com/PHXDE for more details.
Pair Cupworks is offering ASU students 10% off and the option to purchase a $30 gift card for only $20. These deals are available through September 30th with a valid ASU student ID. Located inside of Cider Corps, Pair Cupworks is open everyday from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. and located at 31 S. Robson #103, in Downtown Mesa, at the back of the building in Cider Corps.