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If being a student taught us anything, it’s that life isn’t always easy (or affordable). In between the homework, projects, and extracurriculars, there’s also all the stuff you have to buy on the side: supplies, food, clothes, dorm decor, and so much more. Yet, there are always those out there who are willing to lend a helping hand (and some cash).

We’re talking about Chipotle: A company that’s going to be giving students free drinks throughout the entire month of September.

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Today, according to Business Wire, the food chain announced that it will be giving high school and college students (both undergrad and grad!) free fountain drinks. The only catch (which isn’t really a catch at all, because FOOD) is that they have to buy an entree and also must have a valid school ID on hand. This only applies to fountain drinks and iced tea – not bottled beverages.

“We’re filling – and refilling – students’ cups at all Chipotle locations to celebrate the beginning of the new academic year,” Chris Arnold, Chipotle’s communications director, told Business Wire.

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Though the beginning of the school year is fast approaching (if it hasn’t approached for you already), we imagine that it’s comforting to see some free drinks on the horizon. Because we all know how important it is to stay hydrated when you’re in the midst of back-to-school mayhem.