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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.

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


Walcraft Cabinetry - a national supplier of high-quality affordable RTA cabinets (Ready to Assemble) and Assembled Kitchen Cabinets. To receive 20% off of your order, nationwide delivery, free kitchen design assistance, and free samples please use the discount code UDC20 at the time of purchase. College ID will be required to finalize the 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