Prime Day 2018 back to school bargains aren't just for students

You don't need to be heading to school to cash in on these "dorm" deals.

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The Amazon Prime Day 2018 countdown continues, with just 4 days left until the 36-hour deal-a-thon starts. And Amazon continues to tease out new deals as the deadline approaches. The company's latest press release highlights what it calls "Back-To-School and Off-To-College Deals for Prime Day" -- but plenty of these offers will be of interest for anyone, whether they're prepping for dorm life or not.

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Here are the "Back-To-School Prime Day Deals" Amazon is touting, straight from the company's press release. These offers are more skewed to kids and younger students:

  • Save up to 40% on select denim styles for kids from Levi's and The Children's Place
  • Save up to 50% on apparel for kids and baby from Amazon brands, including Amazon Essentials and Spotted Zebra
  • Save up to 30% on office products from AmazonBasics, an Amazon brand
  • Save up to 30% on Minions and Trolls Binders by Avery
  • Save 20% on select High Sierra Backpacks
  • Save up to 30% select STEM toys
  • Save 30% on everyday essentials from Amazon brands, including Solimo, AmazonFresh, Mama Bear, and Presto!
  • Save $40 on Amazon Fire HD 8 Kids Edition tablet, only $89.99
  • Save $30 on Amazon Fire 7 Kids Edition tablet, only $69.99
  • Save $20 on Echo Dot Kids Edition, only $59.99

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And these are what Amazon is calling "Off-To-College Prime Day Deals," though they're actually much more general interest. This list is also straight from Amazon's press release, linked above:

  • Save up to 50% on apparel for men and women from Amazon brands, including Amazon Essentials, Goodthreads, Daily Ritual, Core10 and more
  • Save up to 40% on select jeans for women and men from Hudson, Lucky and DL1961
  • Save up to 70% on select Samsonite two-piece spinner sets
  • Save on a 32-inch Smart TV, only $129.99
  • Save on a 40-inch Smart TV, only $194.99
  • Save up to 40% on select SanDisk memory products
  • Save up to 35% on select monitors, laptops and routers
  • Save up to 30% on AmazonBasics computer accessories, laminators, bath towels, bedding and more
  • Save up to 30% on furniture and décor from Rivet and Stone & Beam, including desks, office chairs, sofas, lamps, rugs and more
  • Rivet Cove Mid-Century Tufted Sofa, only $499
  • Save up to 25% on Tuft & Needle mattresses
  • Save up to 30% on Cozy Sack Bean Bags
  • Select Loloi Faux Cowhide Rugs, only $119
  • Save 20% on select Novogratz Rugs
  • Save 20% on select Modway Casper Chairs
  • Save on Etekcity Wi-Fi Smart Plugs – works with Alexa
  • Save on Keurig K-Café and K-Cups
  • Save on Contigo West Loop Travel Mugs

Note that some of the deals -- "32-inch Smart TV" -- are vague. We'll update and link here or in our master deals list once more specific information is revealed.

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