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Students enjoying coffee in one of the many cafés and eateries in and around Monterey.

Students with valid Middlebury Institute IDs can find all kinds of community discounts throughout Monterey County.

Here is a list of some participating local businesses and organizations, but be sure to ask about your student discount when you visit. A current MIIS ID is required for all check-outs, rentals, and purchases. Street addresses are in Monterey unless otherwise noted.


Monterey Bay Aquarium
$75 for a year-long student membership 
886 Cannery Row

Carmel Music Society
Adult full-time tickets available for $10. Must call in advance to purchase.


Monterey Cookhouse
Receive 20% off lunch bar with valid student ID
2149 N. Fremont St.
(831) 642-9900

Mariscos Puerto Nuevo
Free drink with any meal with a valid student ID
580 Broadway Ave.
Seaside, CA
(831) 583-0411

Mountain Mike's Pizza
20% off your Pizza Order with valid student ID
880 Broadway Ave.
Seaside, CA
(831) 899-7900

Googie Grill
Receive 20% off through September with student ID
1520 Del Monte Blvd.
Seaside, CA
(831) 392-1520


Carmel Barre
Students that show ID are eligible for discounted $12 classes (instead of the regular $20 price).
465 Pacific Street
(831) 238-9766

OM Studios
OM Studios has an exclusive offer available for MIIS students, staff and faculty: unlimited yoga and barre for $99 per month. This membership must be purchased in-person at the studio.
631 Cass St.
(831) 214-9405

Gold's Gym
The corporate discount for Institute students is $29.99 per month with a $49 start-up fee. Membership is on a month-to-month basis. Monthly fees are paid through an Electronic Funds Transfer from a checking, debit, or credit card account.
1510 Del Monte Center, Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 655-4653

Monterey Sports Center
Institute students can pay a monthly rate of $55 per month, with a $50 start-up fee. Membership is on a month-to-month basis. Monthly fees are paid through an Electronic Funds Transfer from a checking, debit, or credit card account.
301 E. Franklin Street, Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 647-3730

In-Shape is more than just a gym—it’s a health club experience created with everyone in mind. Each club offers a wide variety of fitness, recreation and relaxation amenities for every performance level from beginners to workout enthusiasts. Plus, with 73 locations throughout California, it’s easy to find a club nearby. Visit website for locations.


The MIIS Costco Card is available to rent from Office of Student Services after 10 a.m. on the day of rental and needs to be returned before 10 a.m. the following business day. The card requires a $10 deposit that you will receive when the card is returned. 

Bay Bikes
Offers student discounts - contact Bay Bikes for further information.
(831) 655-2453

Sudz Cyber Laundry
Free first load of laundry with student ID. Free eco-friendly laundry soap provided for students with ID.
709 Lighthouse Ave.
Pacific Grove, CA
(831) 324-4920

"Just for students" massage: Monday - Thursday is $89 and Friday - Sunday is $99
229 Main St.
Salinas, CA
(831) 422-2500