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No more age restriction to get student discount on OPUS Card

As of September 1st, 2017, Montreal's transit card, OPUS, will now be available for a discounted price to students older than 25 years old.
As of September 1st, 2017, Montreal's transit card, OPUS, will now be available for a discounted price to students older than 25 years old. Martin Hazel/Global News

Starting September 1, 2017, all full-time students will get a discount when buying their OPUS card.

Currently, students over 25 years old aren’t eligible.

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To take advantage of that benefit, the STM says students must obtain a photo OPUS card.

Students are also required to attend an academic institution recognized by Quebec’s Education Ministry.

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