Citi ThankYou Preferred Card for College Students

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The Sign-Up Bonus

  •  Earn 2,500 ThankYou points when you spend $500 in the first 3 months.

Get These Perks

  •   Pay no annual fee on this card
  •   0.00% Intro APR for 7 months

Pros & Cons

  No annual fee
  2,500 point sign-up bonus
  Citi Private Pass ticket access
  Travel and Purchase protection

  Limited redemption options

What You'll PayMore fee details 

Annual Fee
No annual fee
Foreign Transaction Fees

Credit Score Range

350 - 629
630 - 689
690 - 719
720 - 850 Review

Written by Amy 3 weeks ago

This student card offers good rewards on dining and entertainment, plus a decent sign-up bonus, but is only redeemable through the ThankYou Points program.

Review of the Citi ThankYou Preferred Card for College Students

The no annual fee Citi ThankYou Preferred Card for College Students offers a way to earn 2X ThankYou® Points on dining and entertainment  -- bonus categories that undergratuates often use.  In addition, the card offers a sign-up bonus of 2,500 points (worth $25).  

ThankYou® Points can be redeemed for a selection of restaurant and retail gift cards, merchandise, purchases, purchases, JetBlue travel and more.  

The Bottom Line
This no-annual fee student card is good for earning dining and entertainment rewards, but the limited redemption options are a draw-back.

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