Originally Posted by piper28
Apple hasn't actually had real big discounts for education in a long time, like a decade or two. I think our discounts on an imac is about $100 off the retail pricing. Ironically, they still have the reputation of doing big discounts for education, because everyone remembers that that's how mac got big the first time around. But I definitely still run into people that expect that apple products are going to be cheaper because we're at an educational institution.
All I can say is that two weeks ago, a co worker of mine bought a macbook pro and got a substantial discount by buying it with his wife's education discount. I'm pretty sure he wasn't lying about it.