HOIST

Discounted Rates for Students

HOIST is pleased to offer discounted rental rates to qualified students. To be eligible for these rates, you must be a student who is currently enrolled in a photography, film, visual arts, media, or similar program at an accredited educational institution. If you are a student but do not meet all of these criteria, you may still be qualified to receive the discount, but you will need to contact us to confirm your eligibility.


Requirements

In order to receive discounted student rates, you must fulfill the following requirements:

College & University StudentsHigh School Students
  1. You must request the discount at the time you make your reservation.
  2. You must provide us with your valid school-issued Student ID. If your Student ID does not include a photo, we will also need a valid government-issued photo ID.
  3. You must provide us with a letter from your school or department on their letterhead confirming your current enrollment in a degree program under their curriculum.
  1. You must request the discount at the time you make your reservation.
  2. You must provide us with your valid photo ID (Student ID or government-issued ID are both acceptable).
  3. You must provide us with a letter from your teacher on school letterhead confirming that you are currently enrolled in his/her photography, film, art, media, or other similar class.

These requirements are in addition to the standard requirements for any rental. If you are younger than 18 years old you may also be required to have a guarantor who will accept legal responsibility for your rental and sign the Rental Agreement.


Discounted Rates

Our standard discounted rental rates are listed below for reference. As with any other rental, we will always quote you a specific price for your particular rental before you make your reservation. We accept most common methods of payment. See the Rental FAQ for more details.

Half-Day Rental$240(33.33% discount)
Full-Day Rental$400(33.33% discount)
Overtime, Scheduled$50 per hour(33.33% discount)
Overtime, Unscheduled$100 per hour(33.33% discount)

Restrictions

Discounted rentals are just like standard rentals, but with two additional restrictions:

  1. The majority of the rental must occur between 8am and 8pm; there are no discounts for Off-Hour days.
  2. You may not have more than 8 people on the premises at any time.


Except for the details discussed on this page, a discounted student rental is just like any other rental so you can refer to the main rentals page and the Rental FAQ for more information. As always, please feel free to contact us with any questions!