We think graduating college is an achievement worth rewarding. That's why we created our College Graduate Program. It's designed to help you buy or lease a new Volkswagen, so you can have even more to celebrate!

In addition to the special offer, Vanguard Volkswagen of North Austin can offer recent college graduates competitive financing rates when they buy or lease through Volkswagen Credit. Plus, there's no need to pay a security deposit if you do choose to lease. We understand that you might not have the money just yet, so we want to help you get off on the right foot. Learn more about how we can help you save on your first car purchase with the Volkswagen College Graduate Program!

Eligible Vehicles:

  • New and Untitled Volkswagen Models

Eligible Programs:

  • Retail Financing
  • Leasing


  • You graduated within the past 24 months, or will graduate in the next six months from an accredited U.S. or Canadian college/university. 
  • You have, or will have, earned one of the following degrees: Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Nursing degree (RN or LPN).
  • You are a U.S. citizen or permanent resident of the United States.You have a full-time (permanent) job, or have a written commitment from your future employer. 

To be considered for this program, you must provide the following information for each applicant prior to final approval and funding.

  • Your valid driver's license.
  • Proof of insurance and agent contact information.
  • A copy of your degree or transcript and contact information for your college/university.
  • A copy of proof of income and full-time employment, as well as contact information for a human resources or payroll representative.
  • Two complete personal references (including address and phone number) who reside in the U.S. and who Volkswagen Credit can contact directly.
Contact us for more information or submit your prequalification application below to get started today!

*College Graduate Program is subject to credit approval and is available to U.S. citizens or permanent residents who graduated from a U.S. or Canadian accredited college/university no more than 24 months prior to credit application. Applicant must be employed in a full-time permanent position or have a written commitment from a future employer. References, proof of income, copy of degree or official transcript, and contact information for college/university required. Credit history is not required, but existing credit must be in good standing and have no previous derogatory credit. Program good from January 5, 2021 to January 3, 2022. Program not valid in Puerto Rico. See your local Volkswagen dealer for details or, for general product information, call 1-800-Drive-VW. **Volkswagen of America, Inc. will pay a $0 Contract Bonus when customers eligible for the College Graduate Program lease or purchase a new, unused Volkswagen vehicle through participating dealers and finance the lease or purchase through Volkswagen Credit from January 5, 2021 to January 3, 2022. Excludes MY21 ID.4 vehicles and Certified Pre-Owned vehicles. Subject to credit approval by Volkswagen Credit. Bonus must be applied toward customer lease or purchase and is not redeemable for cash. Offer not valid in Puerto Rico. See your local Volkswagen dealer for details or, for general product information, call 1-800-Drive-VW.