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Office Depot 5% Back to Schools

Help Your School Earn Free Supplies!

This unique program for schools can not only benefit your school now, but help keep them in free supplies all year long. All you need to do is make a qualifying purchase* at Office Depot and present your school's 5% Back to Schools program ID - and we'll take care of the rest. (Download a list of qualifying products.)

How Does It Work?

  • Shop at Office Depot for all of your school and office supplies
  • Present your school's 5% Back To Schools ID number when you shop online, over the phone or at your neighborhood Office Depot store.
  • Office Depot will offer your school credits equal to 5% of the qualifying purchases in the form of an Office Depot Merchandise Card that can be used towards FREE supplies!

How Do I Find My School's 5% Back to Schools ID Number?

Don't know your school's ID number or need one? Visit your local Office Depot store to find a listing of 5% Back to Schools ID numbers or to request one for your school.

Spread the Word!

Print our 5% Back to Schools promotional flyer or ID cards with your school's 5% Back to Schools ID number and distribute to parents, teachers and school supporters.


To see a list of frequently asked questions about our 5% Back to Schools program, please click here.

Forgot to use your school's ID number when making a purchase?

Past purchases made within the current calendar quarter can still be entered for credit! To give 5% of your qualifying school or office supply purchases back to a school in the form of merchandise credits, just follow these simple steps:
For In-store Purchases: Simply bring your receipt and your school's 5% Back to Schools ID number to your local Office Depot location and ask a store associate to apply your purchase to the school of your choice!
For Online/Phone Purchases: Click Here to simply complete our short form using your school's contact information or 5% Back to Schools ID number and the order number that was provided for you online or over the phone at checkout.

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Program Terms and Conditions

The 5% Back to Schools Program is available at Office Depot® store locations, by phone at 1-800-GO-DEPOT (800-463-3768), and online at . The program is not available in Puerto Rico. There are four program periods: a) January 1 through March 31; b) April 1 through June 30; c) July 1 through September 30; and d) October 1 through December 31. Five percent of qualifying school and office supply purchases made during each program period will be tallied under the name of each school designated by our customers. Qualifying purchases are categorized as basic school and office supplies, i.e., paper, file folders, pens, pencils, crayons, etc. Products that do not qualify are 1) all technology and consumer electronic products and accessories, media and software that is not education or reference related, 2) all furniture items and furniture accessories, 3) all ink and toner cartridges, 4) Gift Cards and postage stamps, 5) purchases from Copy & Print Depot, and 6) purchases made to contract business accounts. At the end of each program period, the total credits tallied per school will be offered to that school in the form of an Office Depot® Merchandise Certificate for the school's use toward the purchase of any products or services from any Office Depot® store, by phone at 1-800-GO-DEPOT (800-463-3768), or online at . Office Depot® Merchandise Certificates are for school use only, are not transferable or assignable and are not for resale or auction. Credits are only effective once the offer is accepted. Certificates will be issued 60 days after the end of each program period and will be valid for 120 days after the date of issuance. Certificates will not be offered to schools with less than $10.00 in tallied credits per program period. See your local Office Depot® store for a list of qualifying products. Office Depot® will honor up to $10 million in total credits to the designated schools that opt to participate. Unaccepted/declined credits immedia tely expire and are void. Limited to Pre-K-12th grade.

Office Depot reserves the right to modify or cancel the Program at any time without prior notice. Any modification will be effective immediately upon posting of the modified terms and conditions on .

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