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Back to School Gift Guide 2019

by Krista A. August 14, 2019

Back to School Gift Guide 2019

Summer is winding down thus marking the beginning of the school year for students all around the United States. Are you thinking about purchasing a gift to start off the new school year but unsure what to get? Check out our 2019 Back to School Gift Guide to discover products to get for students this school year.



Rugged Portable Wireless Charger 

reactor battery pack

The Portable Wireless Charger is perfect for any student that needs power on the go (who doesn’t?). Sized similarly to the iPhone XS, this power bank delivers 4,000 mAh and 10 watts of charging power. The Portable Wireless Charger can deliver power via two different methods, wirelessly and through the USB port. Like other Rokform products, the charging pack is built for rugged use, featuring premium quality and drop protection that’s difficult to find amongst competitors. Add to that the fact that it is IP 65 water and dust resistant and you can rest easy knowing this power bank will make it through the school year (and beyond).


$69.99 at Rokform



Google Home Mini

google home mini

The Home Mini by Google is the perfect little helper for any student. In addition to being a smart speaker that packs a surprising amount of punch given its size, Google Assistant is built in. What’s that mean for students? Personalized help to schedule important dates, make hands-free calls, plug into the news, get reminders, and more. With options in Chalk, Charcoal, Coral, and Aqua, you’re sure to find the perfect Home Mini to match any student’s style.


$49 at Google



Super Grip Vent Mount 

rokform vent mount

For students that need to commute back and forth to class, the Super Grip Vent Mount is a great hands-free phone solution. The Vent Mount installs onto car air conditioning vents using specially designed anti-slip grip made from TPE. That means no more sliding or adjustments while driving. It installs within seconds and works with any Rokform magnetic case. No Rokform case? No problem. There are magnetic inserts included in the box, which can be installed onto almost any phone or case.


$19.99 at Rokform



SELF Journal

SELF journal back to school

Inspire the student(s) in your life with the SELF Journal. The SELF journal was created to drive productivity and optimize performance for its users to hit their goals. It’s divided into three different sections: The Daily,
Weekly and Monthly. Within each section, users follow the journal to stay focused and achieve daily, short-term, and longer-term goals.


$31.99 at BestSelf



Rokform Rugged Case

Rokform Rugged case with vent mount

With a Rugged case (pictured above with Vent Mount), students and parents can rest easy knowing smartphones can withstands any slips or drops up to 6 feet. Rokform's magnetic technology is built in, giving students new and helpful ways to use their phones, from hands-free GPS navigator to set timer at the gym. Plus, the Rugged Case can be Available in sleek black or cool grey.


$39.99 at Rokform




There are tons of great offers around for students with valid student ID. Take advantage of any of the following offers by giving gift cards to students at one of the following places so they can unlock sweet deals.


Amazon Prime Student

Everyone is familiar with Amazon Prime, but did you know there’s a special Prime program made just for students? Amazon Prime Student members receive a six-month trial that includes Free Two-Day Shipping more than fifty million items, unlimited streaming of Prime movies and TV shows, and unlimited photo storage with Prime Photos.  After the six-month trial, Prime Student members are eligible to receive 50% off Amazon Prime.

Access Amazon Prime Student


Spotify Premium for Students

Spotify Premium for Students gives students a whopping 50% off Premium subscriptions for an en entire! Eligible students can renew every 12 months for up to three years. With Spotify’s relatively recent partnership with Hulu, students also receive access to Hulu's ad-supported plan and SHOWTIME at no extra cost.

Access Spotify Premium for Students


Apple specials for college students

“Buy a Mac or iPad for college. Get Beats.” Apple’s discounted education pricing is back to start the new school year. Higher education students, their parents, faculty, and staff are eligible to receive discounts on MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, and iPads. Eligible people can even receive a 20% discount on AppleCare+. The promotion includes a pair of qualifying Beats headphones with the purchase of any eligible Mac or iPad for college.

Access Apple’s Back to School Specials


Google Home Mini - Discount

Google is extending a special discount on the Google Home Mini (featured above) for students. Use Student Beans to unlock a 10% discount. Simply register with Student Beans and verify student status in order to receive the discount. 

Access Google Home Mini Student Discount


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