Ford College Student Purchase Program

2024 Bronco

For years, college students and new grads just starting out had one car option: affordable budget-priced pre-owned models, sometimes with questionable backgrounds. But we think you deserve a bonus for your academic achievements! That’s why Pauli Ford is proud to offer the Ford College Student Purchase Program. Eligible college students and recent college graduates can get $500 in bonus cash for a new Ford lease, while Owosso students who opt to buy a new Ford can get up to $750 in bonus cash. Along with your bonus cash when you buy or lease, you can also get excellent loan rates through Ford Credit. Take a closer look to see if you’re eligible for the Ford College Student Purchase Program!

Who’s Eligible for the Ford College Student Purchase Program?

It’s not just college students and graduates in DeWitt and Lansing who are eligible for the Ford College Student Purchase Program. We want to reward the many kinds of students who are working to get their education. That’s why the program is open to:

  • Active college or trade school students enrolled full-time or half-time in an accredited school
  • Active graduate students
  • Recent college graduates (purchase or lease must be made within two years of graduation)
  • High school seniors who have completed all graduation requirements and a Letter of Intent to a qualified college
  • Recent high school graduates
  • College student interns, apprentices, or medical students serving their residencies

Applicants need to supply proof of eligibility. That can be a current class schedule or a diploma.

How to Get Your Ford College Student Bonus Cash

The application process is easy. You can verify your eligibility at before you register. You will then be verified by’s Student ID verification platform, which is a third-party verification service. When that’s complete, all you have to do is finish and submit the enrollment form. You’ll be given a certificate number to use in claiming your bonus cash. This number will be sent to the email address you used for your registration. Bring your certificate number to Pauli Ford and start shopping!

Favorite Fords for College Students and New Grads

The Class of 2025 has plenty to offer our bonus cash recipients! Explore the rugged and fun-to-drive Ford Bronco Sport if you’re ready to celebrate your achievement! Or prepare to hit roads unknown in a comfortable and stylish 2024 Ford Explorer. Ready to get to work? The Ford F-150 could be your best business partner. Not sure what vehicle best suits your needs? Let our sales associates help put you in the best Ford for you!

Find Out More at Pauli Ford

Whether you have questions about the Ford College Student Purchase Program, Ford vehicles, or the car-buying process, contact us so Pauli Ford can help! Our team is excited to help you celebrate what you’ve achieved so you can get on the road to your future!


One-course completion certificates, on-the-job training courses (i.e. sales training, teaching certificates, professional designations, and adult education courses), English as a second language courses, and those students enrolled less than half-time based on specifications of an accredited College/University/Trade school, do not qualify for this offer. NOTE: Bronco, Mustang Mach-E, and other specialty vehicles excluded. See Pauli Ford for details and complete list. Although every reasonable effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information contained on this site, absolute accuracy cannot be guaranteed. This site, and all information and materials appearing on it, are presented to the user “as is” without warranty of any kind, either express or implied. All vehicles are subject to prior sale. Price does not include applicable tax, title, and license charges. ‡Vehicles shown at different locations are not currently in our inventory (Not in Stock) but can be made available to you at our location within a reasonable date from the time of your request, not to exceed one week.