New Mazda College Graduate Program

Eligible Vehicles:

  • All new, unused and certified pre-owned vehicles including MCI company vehicles and Dealer demonstrators sold and delivered as retail during the program period.
  • Fleet units are not eligible.

Graduate Eligibility:

  • Canadian residents who have graduated between April 30, 2012 and April 30, 2015 from an accredited Canadian university or college. If the customer has not yet graduated, graduation must be within 90 days and be supported by a letter from the Registrar Office.
  • The eligibility period is determined from the date shown on the graduate's official transcript. No exceptions from this period will be considered.
  • Vehicle must be registered (RDR and licensed) in the name of the graduate.
  • Only one graduate claim per customer.
Eligible Schools*Eligible DegreesMin. Length of Course
UniversityUndergraduate - Bachelor
Post Graduate - Master, Doctorate**
3 Years
Community College 
(outside Quebec)
Diploma3 Years
Cegep (Quebec)Diploma of College Studies in technique3 Years

*Recognized by Provincial Ministry of Education. 
** Post Graduate degrees may be less than 3 years.

Note:

  • Graduates from foreign schools may qualify; however, the applicant may be required to provide proof that the school is accredited through the applicable governing body.
  • Certificates / Attestations are not eligible.
  • List of Eligible schools is attached.
  • Condensed 2 year programs are not eligible.
  • Eligibility is limited to 90 days from new vehicle delivery. (i.e. Dealers who do not apply for the Graduate Rebate at the time of delivery have 90 days following delivery to submit their application.)
  • An applicant's degree cannot be used more than once.
  • Date of issuance is not the Graduation date. This is the date the transcript was issued to the customer which is in most cases is different than the actual graduation date. Always look for the Graduation date or the date the diploma was awarded on the transcripts.

Program Elements:

  • Mazda Canada Inc. will pay a rebate, a portion of which includes the applicable GST/QST/HST.
  • Grad rebate amounts are as follows:
New VehiclesAmount
Mazda2$300
Mazda3 & Mazda3 Sport$400
Mazda5$400
Mazda6$500
CX-5$400
CX-9$1000
MX-5$1000
CPO VehiclesAmount
Mazda2$300
Mazda3 & Mazda3 Sport$400
Mazdaspeed3$500
Mazda5$400
Mazda6$500
CX-5$400
CX-9$1000
MX-5$1000
B-Series Truck, RX-8, CX7, Tribute$500
  • The rebate will be used as a down payment and assigned to the selling dealer. The rebate should be deducted from the final selling price after all taxes.
  • If the customer is unable to provide the required documents at the time of delivery, the dealer can withhold the rebate until the documents are provided and pay the customer afterward. However, all other elements of the program, including the 90 days from delivery eligibility, are still valid. A special note must be made on the Claim form to explain this circumstance.
  • The Graduate rebate is in addition to any consumer retail incentives that may be available from Mazda Canada at the time of delivery.
  • As this is a consumer offer, an acknowledgement (Incentive Claim Form in eMATE) must be signed by the customer.

Mazda Canada Inc. reserves the right to modify or discontinue any part of this program at any time.
Mazda Canada Inc. reserves the right to withhold payment for any claim deemed to be non-compliant with program requirements and guidelines.

Q. What kind of proof  of eligibility do I need to provide for the Mazda Graduate Program?

  • A photocopy of an original official final transcript from the college or university showing the Graduation date (a photocopy of the diploma is not acceptable for the Mazda Graduate Program) or a letter from the Registrar's office stating the name and length of the program and the Graduation date.
  • OR IF not graduated yet: a letter confirming graduation within the program period from Registrar's office. The letter has to state the name and the length of the program.
  • A copy of the vehicle purchase or lease agreement must be included.
  • A copy of the provincial vehicle registration (and vehicle permit is acceptable wherever available) in the name of the student/applicant.

Are there any other general provisions of the Mazda Graduate Program

  • Only one graduate claim per customer.
  • An applicant's degree cannot be used more than once.
  • Vehicles claimed for payment under the Special Fleet Program are NOT eligible.
  • Mazda Canada Inc. reserves the right to extend, expand, reverse or discontinue any provisions of this program at any time.

Program Elements:

Mazda Canada Inc. will pay a cash award, a portion of which includes the applicable GST/QST/HST.


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