Ocean State Job Lot to hold ‘Educators Discount Week’ and ‘College Discount Week’

Back to School shopping seemingly starts earlier and earlier, and once again this year Ocean State Job Lot has announced they will offer a discount that beats that “bullseye” retailer, and provides a break to not only Educators, but College Students as well. First up, its “College Discount Week” from July 25th through July 31st followed by “Educators Discount Week” from August 1st through August 7th. Both discount weeks will take place at ALL Ocean State Job Lot locations.

During the “College Discount Week,” a 25% discount on most products in the store is available for students with a valid college ID; students that have not yet received a college ID can present a copy of their acceptance letter.

During the “Educators Discount Week,” teachers, educators, homeschoolers, school management, and support personnel who are authorized to make purchases on behalf of their school will receive a 25% discount on most products in the store.

More information on each week, available in the press releases from Ocean State Job Lot below;

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College Students Save 25 % During Ocean State Job Lot College Discount Week

All students with valid college ID are eligible  

North Kingstown, RI – (July 15, 2019) – Ocean State Job Lot (OSJL), a leading retailer headquartered in Rhode Island with 140 stores throughout New England, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania, will be offering discounts on store items for college students during the week of July 25 – 31. OSJL provides inexpensive college staples such as food, electronics, storage, toiletries, dorm necessities and general school supplies. The 25% discount is available for students with a valid college ID; students that have not yet received a college ID can present a copy of their acceptance letter.

“We know college costs are expensive, and we are committed to making sure all college students are equipped with the necessities they need to return to school in the fall,” said Paul Conforti, Chief Marketing Officer, Ocean State Job Lot. “Students can stock up this summer, and be assured that our low prices will be here for them throughout the school year as well.”

The 25% discount may not be combined with any other offer, including but not limited to, Job Lot Insider Coupons and advertised sale items, Insider Exclusive Deals, OSJL Gift Cards, Pre-Paid Gift Cards, Phone/SIM Cards, Crazy Deals® or Associate Discount. Air Conditioners and the Thermos Stainless Steel 4 Burner Grill are excluded.

Teachers Receive 25% off During Ocean State Job Lot ‘Educators Partnership’ Discount Week

Region’s Premier Closeout Retailer Offers Discount to All educators, teachers, school management and school support personnel August 1st through August 7th  

NORTH KINGSTOWN, R.I.  (July 15, 2019) – Ocean State Job Lot (OSJL), a privately-held, family-operated discount retail chain with 140 stores in New England, New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania is pleased to offer its “Educators Partnership” savings program at all Ocean State Job Lot locations from August 1st through August 7th. Teachers, educators, homeschoolers, school management and support personnel who are authorized to make purchases on behalf of their school will receive a 25% discount on most products in the store.

To obtain the discount, customers must present proper picture identification indicating they are authorized to make purchases on behalf of their school. Educators will receive a 25% discount on all items with the exception of: air conditioners, dehumidifiers, propane tanks/refills, beer, wine and all gift cards – OSJL or third party. Discounts cannot be combined with any offers including, but not limited to: Job Lot coupons, Insider Exclusive Deals, Crazy Deals® and advertised sale items. The discount is not applicable to prior purchases.

“Our entire Ocean State Job Lot family is grateful for the hard work of educators, who are investing in our children and contributing to our progress as a society,” said Paul Conforti, Chief Marketing Officer. “Typically, they are doing so with less resources each year, not more. Our Educators Partnership discount week offers them great savings on a wide variety of merchandise with very few exclusions.  It’s our way of saying thanks for all you do.”


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