Acura Graduate Offer
Acura would like to recognize your recent accomplishment by helping you get into the right luxury vehicle, with a $500 savings towards an eligible 2023 or newer Integra, TLX, RDX or MDX vehicle (excludes PMC vehicles) when you finance or lease with Acura Financial Services (AFS) .
This program applies if you have graduated any time within the last two years.
If you are within six months of graduating, and you already have your job lined up, you can also qualify. For these purposes, we define graduates as anyone earning their Associate's, Bachelor's or Master's degree from a U.S.-accredited college or nursing school.
Like any other applicant, the program does look at your credit history. You'll want to show proof of your employment and monthly income. In some cases, a firm commitment from your future employer will do.
Payment Options & Credit
The option to defer first payment within 90 days is available, but only with traditional financing (not leasing). Bakersfield Acura staff recognizes that every person is different, and we work with you to find the plan that fits your new lifestyle. Competitive rates ensure you really are getting the best deal.
College graduates will appreciate that they are not only getting great transportation. They are also building their credit, which will help with all types of purchases in the future.
 For well-qualified clients, subject to approval by AFS. Offer excludes PMC vehicles. Only one $500 Acura Graduate Offer per vehicle. Offer cannot be combined with Zero Due at Signing leases. Offer not valid on Acura Certified Pre-Owned vehicles or used vehicles. Offer valid through April 1, 2024 and may be terminated at any time.
Client Qualifications: Eligible client has graduated within the past two years or will graduate within the next six months with a doctorate's, master's, bachelor's or associate's degree from a U.S.-accredited college or registered nursing school. Eligible client must provide a copy of a diploma or college transcripts as proof of graduation eligibility and all other documents required by AFS. Eligible client meets Acura Financial Services (AFS) credit criteria and signs an AFS retail finance, Acura Luxury Lease™ or Acura Leadership Purchase Plan® contract. Eligible client must be listed on the AFS contract as the primary buyer. Lease: $500 is applied towards the capitalized cost reduction of the vehicle. Monthly payment and total due at lease signing are calculated after $500 reduction. Purchase: $500 is applied towards the down payment. The following Acura Financial Services requirements may apply: No adverse credit history. Proof of employment or a firm commitment from an employer (verifiable) with a start date no more than 120 days from the date of the AFS contract. Monthly income sufficient to cover current obligations, living expenses and the vehicle payment.