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College Student Purchase Program

At this time we are unable to verify your eligibility for the College Student Purchase Program.

In order to determine your eligibility for this offer:

Click here to access a secured location to upload your documents for verification. Allow 24 business hours for processing your claim once you have submitted your documents.


The list of acceptable documents is as follows:

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 it is currently within 3 years of that graduation date.

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.

Not Eligible 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.

If you have any questions, please contact us at 888-322-5862 or candihelp@fordprogramhq.com.

Sorry we are unable to verify you through ID.me.

We apologize for this inconvenience! In order to confirm your eligibility for our College Student Purchase Program, please upload eligible proof of College/University/Trade School enrollment.

Examples of eligible proof include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Diploma
  • College Transcripts with the following listed as original part of the document
    • First name, last name
    • University name (can be in URL)
    • Full-time or half-time status
  • Letter of Intent from University/College

$500 BONUS CASH* OR
$250 CERTIFIED PRE-OWNED BONUS CASH**

(Alumni within 3 years of graduation only)

Current College or Trade School students or Alumni within 3 years of graduation date are eligible to receive $500 Bonus Cash* toward the purchase or lease of an eligible new 2019/2020/2021 Ford or Lincoln vehicle! In addition, Alumni who have graduated within 3 years are eligible to receive $250 Bonus Cash** toward the purchase of a Ford Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle when financing with Ford Credit.

(COLLEGE OR TRADE SCHOOL)

Not sure if you qualify?

Go to Program Details for a full description of eligibility guidelines.

*Program #37422: $500 Bonus Cash for current college students and recent college graduates who purchase or lease an eligible new 2020/2021 model year Ford or Lincoln vehicle. Must take retail delivery from dealer stock by 1/4/21. This incentive is not available on Ford Mustang Shelby GT350®, Mustang Shelby® GT350R, Mustang Shelby® GT500®, Mustang Mach 1, Mustang Mach-E, Bronco, Bronco Sport, Ford GT, F-150 Raptor and Lincoln Continental Coach Door. May not be used with other Ford or Lincoln private or commercial offers. Limit of 5 new eligible vehicle purchases or leases. U.S. residents only. Visit FordDrivesU.com or see your authorized Ford or Lincoln Dealer for qualifications and complete details

**Program #37774: $250 Bonus Cash for recent graduates of a 4-year program or higher who purchase a 2015-2021 model year Ford Certified Pre-Owned vehicle within three years of graduation date. Excludes trade school students. Must finance with Ford Credit. Not all buyers will qualify for Ford Credit financing. No prior repossessions or bankruptcies. Non-Transferable within household. U.S. residents only. Limit one offer per customer. Excludes business purchase. May not be used with other Ford private or commercial offers. Not available on Mustang Shelby® GT350®/GT350R/GT500®, Mach 1, Mach-E, Ford GT, F-150 Raptor, Bronco and Bronco Sport. Must take delivery from an eligible Ford-Authorized dealer between 10/1/20 and 1/4/21. Please see dealer for additional details.