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Discounts for Employees & Students

The local business community supports Grayson College students by offering a discount or special when you show a valid Grayson College ID. Don't be shy - show off your current student ID and see what deals they have for you. 

A number of major retailers also offer an educational or student discount. Be sure to take advantage of your status.

Software Discounts:

Microsoft Office 365 for Students & Employees - Grayson College now offers the full Office suite for current students, faculty, and staff for FREE.  Simply login to and click on the “Office 365” icon.

Additional Software Discounts – Adobe, Parallels, Norton, Corel, etc.

Restaurant Discounts:

Panera Bread (Sherman) - offers a free bagel

Chili's Restaurant (Sherman and Durant) -  10% discount (excludes all alcoholic beverages)

Old Iron Post (Sherman, on the Square) - 10% discount on food 

Cowboy Chicken (Sherman, TX) 10% discount to employees and students with GC ID.

Mooyah Burgers, Fries and Shakes (Sherman) - 10% discount

Taco Cabana offers 20% regularly priced menu item with College ID.

Misc. Discounts:


T-Mobile Perks


Stanton Optical (for any GC student, GC employee, or employee's spouse and children):

  • A free eye exam with the purchase of glasses
  • Contact lens patients - 20% off of a 6 or 12-month supply of contacts (on tope of available manufacturer's rebates), FREE enrollment in Vision Club Program with same day contacts purchase
  • Additional 20% off of any Buy One, Get One glasses purchase
  • If insurance is used on purchase, get 65% off any second pair of glasses
  • Present GC ID card at the time of purchase


Employee Discount Purchase Program:

 Employees enrolled in the ERS Group Benefits Program are eligible to participate in the Discount Purchase Program.  

 If you learn of other discounts, please submit a ticket to marketing here