The NCard. It grants access to campus buildings after hours, serves as an entrance pass to athletic events and the Campus Recreation Center and can be used to charge purchases at on-campus C-Stores, the University Bookstore and restaurants in the Nebraska Union.

But one luxury students might not know is that their NCard can also save them money.

By simply showing an NCard to many retailers and restaurants around Lincoln, students can receive discounts and special offers.

These places around Lincoln offer discounts to students who show a valid NCard.

1. Arby’s near 14th and Q streets: free small drink and fry with a sandwich purchase.

2. College of Hair Design on 11th and M streets: $7 haircuts.

3. Supercuts: 20 percent discount for haircuts.

4. Juice Stop on 12th and Q streets: 10 percent discount on 24 oz. smoothies.

5. Papa John’s near 16th and Q: several medium, large and extra-large pizza deals starting at $6.99.

6. Marcus Lincoln Grand Cinema: $5 student tickets on Thursdays and a free popcorn.

7. Spotify Premium memberships for students are 50 percent off.

8. Valentino’s buffet on Wednesday and Sundays after 4 p.m. is only $6.49 for students.

9. Samurai Sam’s Teriyaki Grill on 17th & P streets offers 15 percent off all meals on Monday.

10. Clothing stores including Ann Taylor, Ann Taylor LOFT, Banana Republic, Charlotte Russe, The Limited, J. Crew and the Ralph Lauren Crossing Outlet store offer a 10-20 percent discount on in-store purchases with an NCard.

11. Any Husker Headquarters: 25 percent discount.

12. Subway: 10 percent off all student orders.

13. Buffalo Wild Wings: 10 percent off order.

14. Dunkin’ Donuts: 10 percent student discount.

15. Lied Center for Performing Arts: discounted student ticket prices.

16. Apple: student pricing, including up to $200 off a new Mac.

17. Amazon student memberships are free, including six months of free shipping, and also offers a 50 percent student discount for Amazon Prime.

18. Adobe offers students up to 60 percent off for Adobe’s Creative Cloud software.

19. All Toms shoes orders for students include free shipping.

Note: These discounts are not guaranteed and students should ask retailers if the discount is still valid before planning to make a purchase.

Happy shopping, Huskers!