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I've wanted a nice dslr for a while now, but they are so expensive. I was wondering if there was any way I could get one through my school with a discount? Is there anything like this? I don't know, I'm just really hopeful I guess.
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your best bet would be to ask your school, not us
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I've wanted a nice dslr for a while now, but they are so expensive. I was wondering if there was any way I could get one through my school with a discount? Is there anything like this? I don't know, I'm just really hopeful I guess.
Not sure why you'd ask us since we don't go to your school, but in my experience, art schools do get discounts on photography related gear (but since it's an art school, most of the equipment is usually high end and not entry-level) and normal universities do not. As far as camera manufacturers go, no they don't give out discounts for students.
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I think your best option would be buying used if you want to get it cheap.
    
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you'd have to check with your school. academic institutions get good tax breaks.
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in Britain you can buy stuff though school and you don't get Taxed.

and sense tax over here is 20% D: it saves a lot of money
    
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