Peking University via coursera offers the "Chinese for Beginners" Course for Free. This class is taught by Xiaoyu Liu, Associate Professor from School of Chinese as A Second Language. You will Not recieve college credit or a certificate for the course and is pure informational.To get the course for free you must Register with coursera, "Join" the course, Choose " FUll course No Certificate".g"
Students aged 13 to 23, who are enrolled at a qualified academic institution can earn a free Tesoro reward card for getting good grades. The higher the grades, the higher the value of the reward card! Participants must reside in Alaska, Hawaii, Idaho, Minnesota, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington or Wyoming.
Here is the current list of Back to School Tax Free Weekend Holidays for 2015. If you live in one of the participating states it's a great time to stock up on Back to School Supplies and other items you may need (computers, clothing etc). Be sure to check the list to see if your state is participating.