College Student Purchasing Program


College students and recent college grads! Ford wants to show appreciation for all your hard work and dedication by offering an additional $500 bonus cash on the purchase or lease of any eligible 17/18 Ford Fiesta, Focus, Fusion, Escape including Hybrids and Energi models before 1/2/18! All other vehicles are eligible for $500 bonus cash excluding Ford GT, F150 Raptor, Focus RS, Mustang Shelby GT350 and GT350R. 

Vehicles delivered after 1/2/18 are not eligible for $500 bonus cash. This may not be used with other Ford private offers. Limit of 5 purchases or leases. U.S residents only.

Program Details

To be eligible, students must meet one of the below requirements:

  • Active College/Trade School Students:Student is enrolled Full-time OR Half-time based on the specifications of an accredited Four-Year College/University, Junior College, Community College, or Trade School that the student is attending
  • Active Graduate Students: Student is currently enrolled based on the specifications of an accredited Graduate School program 
  • Recent College Graduates: Student has graduated and is within 3 years from their date of that graduation date - graduation dates between May 1, 2014 and January 2, 2018 are eligible for this incentive.
  • High School Seniors or Recent High School Graduates with a letter of intent to attend a qualifying university: Student must have completed all requirements for graduation to qualify using an anticipated or future graduation date, and have can provide Letter of Intent to attend a qualified university.
  • College Student Internships Participants, Trade School Apprenticeships and Medical Student residencies now qualify with the following restrictions: Student has attended or will attend college classes again between May 1, 2014 and January 2, 2018.
Ineligible Student Categories:

  • Those students enrolled less than half time based on the specifications of an accredited College/University/Trade School.
  • One-course completion certificates.
  • On-the-job training courses (i.e. sales training, teaching certificates, professional designations and adult education courses).
  • English as a second language courses do not qualify

Proof of Student Eligibility

Proof of Full-Time or Half Time enrollment status based on the specifications of an accredited Four-Year College/University, Junior College, Community College, or Trade School


For those students between terms (i.e. summer semester/vacation) or recent high school seniors entering their first term in college in the fall of 2017, proof of prior or future term enrollment (see examples below)

  • Examples of eligible documentation include, but are not limited to the following:
  • Copy of College/University Diploma
  • Copy of Final Transcript
  • Letter from College/University/Trade School Registrar's office stating conferred graduation date and type of degree earned
  • Dated letter of intent confirming enrollment - valid for no more than 6 months
  • Current class schedule

Note: Student's full name and school name must be listed as an original part of the provided documentation.

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