Student Leopard Pricing Still at $69 (Most Places)

Discussion in 'macOS' started by anirban, Oct 18, 2007.

  1. anirban macrumors 6502a

    anirban

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    Hello all!

    As we all might have seen on Apple's online store, the Educational price for Leopard is quoted at $116. But before ordering online, make sure that you head out to your on-campus university regulated, computer store/bookstore. Most of the college computer stores are still retailing the Leopard for $69, as opposed to the $116 online.

    I have talked to several of my friends at various universities, and they all report that their oncampus bookstore/computer store is selling out Leopard for $69.

    I believe that this should be the case in most of the established universities (if not all).

    Report here if your university is not selling leopard for $69 with student ID.
     
  2. DarthBowie macrumors member

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    CSU Long Beach was recently informed that they would have to sell "Leopard" for $116.00 (they will have 200 in stock). Yesterday, I was told that it would cost $69.00. It seems that I might as well order direct from Apple.com.

    :mad::cool:
     
  3. Eidorian macrumors Penryn

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  4. DarthBowie macrumors member

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    My college has an Apple store inside the bookstore.

    :cool::apple:
     
  5. inmotion macrumors member

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    U of T

    The University of Toronto bookstore told me they would only sell it for 116$
    any fellow U of T students found better options?

    :mad:
     
  6. Multimedia macrumors 603

    Multimedia

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    University of California At Santa Cruz Will Sell Leopard For $69

    But the Apple rep told them today we'll have to wait 'til about Thursday November 1st for them to arrive. I'll wait. But I'll still be at the Palo Alto Store Friday afternoon.;)
     
  7. anirban thread starter macrumors 6502a

    anirban

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    True. My oncampus store told me that they wont be able to get stocks on 26th, but after a couple of days. They again confirmed that they will be selling Leopard for $69, stating that they have not received any special instructions from Apple to force them to charge higher.

    My oncampus store is at:
    State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY.
     
  8. Eidorian macrumors Penryn

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    I've talked with our licensing department and they're considering reselling Leopard. :D
     
  9. Multimedia macrumors 603

    Multimedia

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    Please Edit Your Posts To Include The Name And City State Of Your Schools

    Please Edit Your Posts To Include The Name And City State Of Your Schools.
     
  10. didoman macrumors newbie

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    University of Waterloo (ontario) is selling leopard pre-orders for $89 (with student ID), the same that Tiger has been since it came out.

    Even though the canadian dollar is on par these days, still no $69...
     

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