Students, faculty, and staff can receive discounts on cell phone plans by working directly with cell phone vendors.

Cell phone provider discounts and more information
Provider Discount More Information

Students get 8% off.

Faculty and staff get 15% off.

To see the current offers that you also qualify for please go to AT&T's Special Offers website

Locate your nearest store and schedule an appointment.


Students get 10% off.

Faculty and staff get 5% off.

Contact Sprint directly by looking up your local Sprint Store and calling the number provided. 
  • Students, faculty, and staff get a 15% monthly service discount on every line.
  • Departments can receive 18% off monthly cell phone plans.
  • Special discounts for military families and people aged 55+.

T-Mobile now offers T-Mobile Amplified to faculty and staff who sign up using their @umn.edu email address. To sign up call 855-570-9947 and use promo code 1321TMOFAV (retail activations do not qualify for this offer).

Please direct any questions to our University of Minnesota T-Mobile representative, Anthony Lara, at 773-366-2251 or [email protected].

Verizon Students, faculty, and staff get 15% off.