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Welcome Debonairs Pizza to the VV family!

Welcome Debonairs Pizza to the VV family!

Bikini season is right around the corner… BUT so is this Debonairs Pizza deal! Get R30 OFF 2 Medium Pizzas every Tuesday!

They’re not just another pizza place; they’re a proud South African pizza brand with restaurants all over this beautiful country we call home!

So, go ahead, next time you’re hanging out at home, watching the game with the boys or at the park just chilling, try something amazing. Try Debonairs Pizza.

Offer includes select pizzas: 3 Cheese, Mexican Fiesta, Four Seasons, The Original Veggie, Sweet & Sour Chicken, Hawaiian or Barbeque Chicken.

Find a Debonairs Pizza closest to you!

No matter what happens, pizza will always be there for you, thick and thin, in the Debonairs Pizza crust we trust.

Offer only redeemable online (for in-store collection) and excludes delivery. 

Terms and conditions apply.

Unlock VV Premium for FREE with Standard Bank!

Standard Bank knows that student life can be tough, just like we do!

Did you know that with Standard Bank’s MyMo account you get to enjoy free access to PREMIUM Varsity Vibe membership? 

Not ready to switch banks?
No worries, Standard Bank is giving you a 6-month FREE trial run of Varsity Vibe PREMIUM membership, because they know that student life is tough and they want to help you now (not later when things are better).

Obviously, there’ll be many questions going through your mind, so check out the answers below…

Who qualifies for this?

  • Any person that has an SA ID number and is 17 – 24 years old.
  • Any student (that has verified their student status with us), this includes:
    • anyone over 25 and a SA citizen
    • any foreign student (only have a passport number)

Why should I upgrade now?

  • Ummm… it’s FREE – so why not try it out?
  • Get access to ALL deals & discounts
  • More premium members = More discounts/deals unlocked

What will change when I unlock VV Premium?

ALL your deals – Premium deals included – will now be unlocked for the next 6 months – for FREE! i.e. instead of 10% OFF at Superbalist as a Freemium user, you’ll now get 20% OFF as a Premium user! 

Will I get charged?

No! Standard Bank pays for it, for you.

If you like it, then you can always open a Standard Bank MyMo account and continue getting VV Premium for FREE on them. Otherwise, it’s cost you nothing. 

So…What must I do?

Already a VV member:

  1. Sign in and go to your profile
  2. Select the ‘Upgrade to PREMIUM’
  3. Scroll to the ‘Get premium for free’ section & hit the white button.
    This will allow you to get Varsity Vibe Premium, FREE for 6 months, thanks to Standard Bank.

Not a VV member yet?

  1. Click here to create your account
  2. Next step, scroll to the ‘Get premium for free’ section
  3. Select the white button. It’s that easy!


Welcome Ignite Fitness to the VV family!

Welcome Ignite Fitness to the VV family!

It’s nearly spring, and you know what that means? Beach time, baby!

Get that body beach ready before it is too late! At Ignite Fitness, they can carve and mold you into a summer god or goddess, in no time.

With their world-class, no expense spared facilities, unique fitness arenas, double the amount of equipment you would typically expect in a gym and well-trained PTs – their gyms are just crying to have you work out in them. Coupled with some sick beats and an incredible lighting setup, we forgive you if you think you’re in a club!

With a 50% off monthly membership and joining fee, fitness suddenly just got a whole lot sweeter.

It’s a gym. Just more!Find an Ignite Fitness Gym near you:

Port Elizabeth

  • Greenarces, The Atrium Centre, 24 Ring Rd (+27 41 205 0940)
  • Walmer, 1st Floor, 6th Avenue Shopping Centre 6th Avenue (+27 81 462 9418)

Cape Town

  • Cape Town, 122 St George Mall (+27 21 422 1670)
  • Milnerton, Centrepoint Mall, 2nd Floor (+27 21 224 0944)
  • Claremont, Shop G31, Stadium on Main Road (+27 21 224 0238)
  • Gants Centre, 9 Garvin Circle, Cnr N2 Freeway and Fabriek Street, Strand – OPENING SOON


  • LF12 & LF13 Menlyn Park Shopping Centre, Cnr Atterbury & Lois Avenue, Menlo Park (+27 12 882 0823)


  • Rosebank Mall Entrance 3 (Parking level 4), 50 Bath Avenue
    (+27 10 157 0161) – OPENING SOON
  • Ferndale on Republic, Cnr Republic and Malibongwe Rd, Randburg (+27 10 615 0824)
  • Southgate, Cnr Rifle Range & Columbine Ave, Shop 23-25, Value Centre – OPENING SOON

Become an Impreccababe

The Impreccababe is not only stylish and fashion-forward but also budget-conscious.

Become an Impreccababe and get 20% off all the items from their site. You’ll be the talk of the town without breaking the bank.

They have the perfect items for every occasion, don’t get left behind stock up on your Imprecca fits before the outside ‘world’ opens ‘up’.

From boobtape to coats, they’ve got you covered – shop www.imprecca.com today and remember to always have an Impreccable day!

 Search for ‘Imprecca’ of the Varsity Vibe app to get a discount code to use at checkout when shopping on the Imprecca site.

Welcome Perlego to the VV family!

Welcome Perlego to the VV family!

Perlego our digital hero to unlocking your knowledge with an online library of academic resources and tools, trusted by students worldwide. Perlego was born to provide an affordable (and sustainable) textbook solution for learners around the world, by partnering with publishers and removing the costs of print, distribution and retail markup.

Perlego’s eBook subscription service for students and academics consists of a content library which currently contains over 650,000 titles in English, Italian, Spanish French and German, covering more than 900 separate disciplines including Business Management and Medicine.

The service is available on both desktop and mobile. Users are able to access titles via their browser or download the app on mobile devices and tablets where it is also possible to download books for offline reading. As well as the reading functionality, Perlego gives you more than a traditional textbook, with various learning tools – allowing you to highlight, make notes and assistance with referencing.

Textbooks are expensive, but Perlego is here to save the semester. Get unlimited access to all of your learning resources, whenever you need them, at a price that works for you. Try it, free for 14 days and then get 15% OFF your Perlego subscription with Varsity Vibe!

Get access to infinite knowlege for a fair monthly price.

See how Perlego works here: 



Take 18% off ‘alot’ of your textbooks

It’s back-to-varsity time, which means time to buy textbooks!

Don’t you fear Takealot.com is here to help you save 18% OFF your academic textbooks! That’s right, browse Takealot.com’s wide range of essential textbooks online or on the mobile app, order your textbooks and get them delivered straight to your door!

Takealot.com is one of the largest retailers of academic book online, boasting a comprehensive range of academic textbooks from esteemed tertiary institutions like UNISA, North West University, University of Pretoria, University of Johannesburg and University of Cape Town.

Their academic bookshop lists a variety of course books, titles, academic books and study guides specifically for South African students and they cover an extensive range of subjects from accounting to sciences, management and plenty more. With many safe ways to pay, including cash on delivery, it’s never been easier to ace your last semester of 2021!

How does it work?

  • Step 1: Launch your Varsity Vibe App.
  • Step 2: Search ‘Takelot.com’ in the search bar.
  • Step 3: Open the deal.
  • Step 4: Click on the code and launch the website.
  • Step 5: Search your textbooks.
  • Step 6: Apply discount code given in your VV app upon checkout.

NB: Please note that the deal only applies on books sold by Takealot, not by 3rd parties (fulfilled by Takealot).

vida e caffè

As unique as our students, their coffee is a reflection of the dynamic personalities who embody the vida way of life. Infused with vida e caffè passion for caffè, with a range of bespoke blends & single origin coffees that are completely out of this world.

Varsity Vibe Freemium members get 10% and Premium members get 20% off any beverage vida e caffè menu.  


Available at selected stores nationwide from 18 May – 18 August 2021.



 24 Central Sandton  Shop 9, 24 Central, Gwen Lane,
 Access Park  Kenilworth  Access Park Kenilworth, Doncaster Road,  Cape Town
 Belvedere Square  Shop 23, Belvedere Square Keurboom Rd &  Belvedere rd, Claremont, Cape Town, 7735
 Builders Warehouse  Boksburg  c/o North Rand Road and, Goodman Rd, Beyers Park,  Boksburg, 1459
 Builders Warehouse  Castle Gate  Solomon Mahlangu Dr, Erasmus Park, Pretoria, 0048
 Builders Warehouse  Centurion  C/O Lenchen Avenue and Clarinet Street, Centurion,  0157
 Builders Warehouse  Constantia Berg  Builders Warehouse Constantia Berg; c/o Main rd &  Bark street; Retreat
 Builders Warehouse  Fourways  c/o Noon Road & Sunrise Boulevard, Lonehill Ext  56; Fourways, 2191
 Builders Warehouse  Gezina  352 Voortrekker Road; Gezina; Pretoria, 0084
 Builders Warehouse  Midrand  New Road. Midrand
 Builders Warehouse  Northriding  4 Capital Street, Northgate Ext 8, Northriding, 2169
 Builders Warehouse  Rivonia  Rivonia Rd &, Leeuwkop Rd, Sunninghill,  Johannesburg, 2191
 Builders Warehouse  Strubens Valley  c/o Hendrik Potgieter Street and, Jim Fouche,  Strubensvalley, Roodepoort, 1724
 Builders Warehouse  Zambezi  371 Veda Avenue; Montana; Pretoria, 0182
 Canal Walk  Shop 404 & 406, Canal Walk, Century Blvd, Century  City, Cape Town, 7441
 Cape Town Airport  Kiosk  International Arrivals, Cape Town International  Airport, Matroosfontein, Cape Town, 7490
 Capetown Airport  Shop 10, Central Terminal Building, Cape Town  International Airport, Matroosfontein, Cape Town,  7490
 Cavendish Connect  Shop 22, Intaba Centre, Corwen Street
 Cavendish Square  Cavendish Square, Shop L69, Dreyer Street,  Claremont, Cape Town
 Constantia  R0027C, The Constantia Village, Cnr Main &  Spaanschemat Roads, Constantia, Cape Town, 7800
 Cresta Bridgelink  Shop BL15, Lower Ground, Cresta Shopping Centre,  Beyers Naude Drive, Cresta, Randburg, 2118
 Design Kiosk  Kiosk No 1, Design Quarter, Cnr William Nicol &  Leslie Avenue East, Fourways
 Douglasdale Village  Shop 14 Douglasdale Village Shopping Centre, Cnr  Leslie &, Douglas Dr, Johannesburg, 2191
 Exclusive Books  Melrose Arch  Shop Number H62EF, Melrose Area, Upder Galleria,  The Piazza, Melrose Blvd, Melrose Arch
 Exclusive Books  Rosebank Mall  Shop Number C332 & C333, Mall of Rosebank, 0 Bath  Avenue, Rosebank, 2196
 Farrarmere Square  Shop 65, The Square At Farrarmere, Cnr Kei Road &  Klip Street, Farrarmere
 Florida Road  Shop No 2, Oakwood Building, 465 Innes Road,  Morningside, Durban
 Glenhove  Shell Service Station, Houghton Estate, Cnr  Glenhove Road & Central,Houghton, Johannesburg,  2198
 Honeydew Village  Honeydew Village Shop 07, John Vorster Rd,   Radiokop, Johannesburg, 1724
 Kenilworth  Shop 5a,SS Haven House, 2 Mains Ave, Kenilworth  7708
 Kloof  Shops 1 &2, Mooi Kloof Centre, 34 Kloof Street, Cape  Town
 Lanseria  Shop C, Lanseria Airport 911 JQ, Main International  Palindaba Rd Lanseria JHB
 Lynnwood Bridge  Shop 15 LynNwood Bridge Shopping Centre  Lynnwood Ave &, Daventry St, Lynnwood, Pretoria,  0081
  Newlands Quarter     (Maindean)  Shop 014, Newlands Quarter, Dean St, Newlands,  Cape Town, 7725
 O.R Tambo Kiosk  Shop D009, Airside Departures, Domestic Terminal  O. R. Tambo International Airport, O.R. Tambo,  Kempton Park, 1627
 OR Tambo  Shop D009, Airside Departures, Domestic Terminal  O. R. Tambo International Airport, O.R. Tambo,  Kempton Park, 1627
 Palmyra Road  Shop 5, Palmyra Junction, 9 Palmyra Rd
 Pineslopes Shopping  Centre  Shop NS 09, Pineslopes Boulevard, Cnr The Straight  Road & Witkoppen Road, Fourways
 Preller DIY  Superstore  Bloemfontein  17 Monument Rd, Oranjesig, Bloemfontein, 9320
 Preller Square  Bloemfontein  Shop 16A, Preller Square Shopping Centre,Graaf  Reiniet Street,Dan Pienaar, Bloemfontein
 Pretoria University  Huis en Haard Building, University of Pretoria,  Lynnwood Road, Hatfield, Pretoria
 Pretoria University  Kiosk  Huis en Haard Building, University of Pretoria,  Lynnwood Road, Hatfield, Pretoria
 Rivonia Village  Shop ST4, Rivonia Village, Cnr Mutual Road, Rivonia  Boulevard, Rivonia
 Roeland Street  62 Roeland Street, Cape Town
 Rondebosch  41 Main Road, Rustenburg Shop, Rondebosch, Cape  Town, 7700
 Rosebank Mall  Shop 282, Rosebank Mall, 50 Bath Avenue,  Rosebank, 2196
 Silverstream  Bryanston  Silver Stream Business Park, 10 Muswell Road  South, Bryanston,
 Stellenbosch  Ecclesia Building, Corner Shop, Ground Floor, Shop  2, Cnr Van Ryneveld & Plein Streets, Stellenbosch
 Sun City  Let 25, R556, Sun City Entertainment Centre, Sun  City, 0316
 The Neelsie  Stellenbosch  Shop G10 , Neelsie Student Centre, 7 De Beer Rd,  Stellenbosch Central, Stellenbosch, 7600
 Tygerberg Medical  Campus 2  Canteen, Tygerber Campus, Francie Van Zijl Dr,  Tygerberg Hospital, Cape Town, 7505
 UWC (NB) Halaal  UWC Robert Sobukwe Road Bellville 7535
 V&A Clocktower  Shop G10, Clock Tower, Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
 Walmer Park  Shop 111, Walmer Park Shopping Centre, Main    Road,
 Waterfront  Shop 6104, Victoria Wharf, Victoria & Alfred  Waterfront
 WITS  WITS University, Amic Deck, 65 Empire Rd,  Parktown, Johannesburg



Student Club

The Qatar Student Club

Join the Qatar Student Club and aim for the skies!

Winner – Morne Burger

Stand a chance to win 2 x tickets to anywhere in the world of your choice when you join the Qatar Airways Student club and follow us on Instagram (@varsityvibeSA). 

And if that is not enough excitement, this week we’re giving away another BONUS PRIZE to anyone who joins the Qatar Airways Student Club. 

Stand a chance to WIN a dinner for 2 at the Capital Hotel Cape Town 
 a one night stay and breakfast at the Protea Hotel Balalaika in Sandton.

Qatar Student club will be there for you as you travel for your studies, return to school, or visit friends and family during the up and coming holidays season. The exclusive programme, Student Club, is dedicated to offering you exceptional opportunities, savings, benefits and more so you can aim for the skies throughout your educational journey.

The Qatar Student Club is developed specifically keeping students budgets and traveling lust in mind as we take off together and explore the world! Your exclusive Student Club benefits include special fares on flights, excess baggage allowance, date change flexibility, privilege Club tier upgrade as a graduation gift & complimentary Super Wi-Fi and many more.

Join today and receive your first promo code and get 10% off your first booking. When you fly, you will receive a second promo code for 15% off and once you travel on your second trip, you will receive your promo code to save 20% off a third booking.Join Today!

Student Club

Qatar Airways Student Club!


As a student, Qatar Airways would like you to be among the first to know about their new Student Club!

You can now enjoy an exclusive programme developed specifically with YOU in mind, offering opportunities, savings and more so you can aim for the skies throughout your educational journey.

Join Qatar Airways Student Club today and stand a chance to win 2 tickets to anywhere in the world! As a member of the Qatar Airways Student Club you’ll enjoy benefits such as:

Special fares on flights

Save more with every booking, enjoying 10% off the first booking, 15% off the second and 20% off the third trip.*

Extra baggage allowance

As a Burgundy Student Club member, you can take an additional 10 kgs or an additional piece of baggage on flights, depending on your route.

Complimentary Super Wi-Fi

Enjoy complimentary Super Wi-Fi and stay connected on board with the fastest high-speed broadband in the skies.

Privilege Club tier upgrade

Travel at least once a year as a Student Club member and receive a Privilege Club tier upgrade as a graduation gift.

Enhanced flexibility

Benefit from flexible booking options, including one complimentary date change.

Plus stand a chance to win 2 x tickets to anywhere in the world when you join the Qatar Airways Student club! To enter, sign up below and follow @VarsityVibeSA on Instagram 

Bonus prize alert!

Sign-up to the student club between the 21st – 28th May and stand a chance to win dinner for 2 at the Capital Hotels Umhlanga or Johannesburg!

See more info our Instagram post. 

Sign-up to the student club between the 28th May –  2 June and stand a chance to win dinner for 2 at the Capital Hotels Cape Town or Pretoria!

See more info our Twitter post.

*Terms and conditions apply.