Special offer: Get $60 when you open a CIBC Smart for Students account.Learn moreabout the student banking offer..

Earn up to 2,500 bonus Aventura Points

Earn 500 points for completing each of these 5 activitiesOpens in a new window. within 60 days of being approved. 

Aventura Travel Assistant1

Access personalized travel booking and trip planning with no booking fees.

Extra protection on new purchases

If your new eligible purchase is lost, stolen or damaged within the first 90 days, your purchase may be protected by Purchase Security Insurance.2

Each additional card (up to 3): $0

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Take advantage of even more student benefits if you qualify for a free SPC membership

Your free SPC membership provides exclusive access to SPC+. Get better discounts, special experiences and more. Save instantly when you shop over 450 deals in-store and online. Pay no membership fee as a CIBC client with an eligible student product.

Learn moreabout this offer.

Experience more of the world with our most flexible travel rewards program4

1 point

for every $1 spent at gas stations, grocery stores and drugstores5

Accelerate your savings with up to 10 cents off per litre on gas.

1 point

for every $1 spent on travel purchased through the CIBC Rewards CentreOpens in a new window..6

1 point

for every $2 spent using your card7

Calculate how many Aventura Points you could be earning

Use the sliders to estimate your monthly credit card spending.12

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Where can you fly using Aventura Points?

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Visit the CIBC Rewards CentreOpens in a new window. to learn how to turn your points into rewards8.

More reasons to love the Aventura Visa Card for Students


Truly flexible travel

Fly any airline with points that don’t expire9


Use points for more

Redeem Aventura Points to cover full airfare including taxes and fees8


Flights and beyond

Visit the CIBC Rewards Centre to redeem your points for hotel stays, vacation packages, cruises, merchandise, gift cards and one-of-a-kind activities


Reach financial goals faster

Use your Aventura Points to help pay down your credit card balance or contribute them to select financial products10


Send money abroad

NEW OFFER◊◊: Earn 1 Aventura Point for every $8 spent on a CIBC Global Money Transfer™, 13. There are no transaction fees and you won’t be charged interest as long as you pay your balance by the payment due date.14


Fuel up for less, with up to 10 cents off per litre

Link your Journie Rewards card to save on every fill-up at Chevron, Ultramar and Pioneer gas stations.

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CIBC Pace It™

Some purchases can’t wait. CIBC Pace It helps you manage your finances with Installment Plans on your credit card at lower interest rates. Start paying for the big things that matter at a pace you choose. ††

Learn moreabout CIBC Pace It.

Valuable insurance included with your card2

Auto Rental Collision and Loss Damage  Insurance
$100,000 Common Carrier Accident Insurance
Purchase Security and Extended Protection Insurance

Optional insurance for your card

Shield with credit card
CIBC Payment Protector™ Insurance for Credit Cards11

Get more out of student life

Student Life Network Full Ride Contest

You could win $35,000◊◊ for tuition

How to enter:

Step 1

Get a new CIBC student bank account, credit card or line of credit

You have until December 31, 2021.

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Step 2

Join Student Life NetworkOpens a new window in your browser

Already a member? Just remember to open your new CIBC bank account, credit card, or line of credit before December 31, 2021 to enter the contest.

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You’ll be automatically entered for a chance to win $35,000. On January 10, 2022, a winner will be picked from active SLN membersOpens a new window in your browser.

No purchase necessary. Review the full contest rules (PDF, 145 KB)  Opens in a new window..

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