Graduating college is an achievement worth rewarding.

Are you a recent College Graduate? Are you ready to start life on your own without asking for help? Are you ready to buy or lease a car without paying high interest rates? All this is possible at Trend Motors through our College Graduate Program…even if you have no credit history.

What are the benefits of the College Graduate Program?

  • Qualify for a $500 Contract Bonus
  • If you lease, security deposit is WAIVED
  • No Credit History Required
  • Great financing and lease rates available
  • No Co-Signer Required

Who is eligible for this?

  • Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident.
  • Must be within six months of graduation or have graduated no more than 24 months prior to the date of his/her credit application, from a 2- or 4-year accredited U.S. or Canadian college or university with one of the following degrees:
    • Associate's
    • Associate's
    • Bachelor's
    • Master's
    • Doctoral
    • Nursing degree (RN or LPN)

What can I buy with this exclusive program?

  • Any New Volkswagen or Certified Pre-Owned Volkswagen

Can I lease a car instead of buying it?

  • Yes, you can lease or buy a New Volkswagen or purchase a Certified Pre-Owned Volkswagen.

Do I need a Co-Signer?

  • Nope. A Co-Signer is not required for the College Grad Program.

What should I bring to Trend Motors?

  • Proof of income & full-time employment. If you’re still in school, a verifiable job letter will work too.
  • Copy of the your degree or transcript.
  • Two references that live in the U.S. including name, address and phone number.

What do I do next?

  • So if you’re an alumni of Rutgers, NJIT, Rowan, Princeton, Montclair State, Ramapo, Drew, Seton Hall, Fairleigh Dickinson, Monmouth or Centenary College to name a few, you may qualify. Don’t hesitate and stop dreaming. You worked hard for it, now it’s time to start getting a return for it.

See brochure for more details and disclaimer


The Volkswagen College Graduate Program* offers a $500 Contract Bonus** for qualified college graduates who lease or purchase a new, unused Volkswagen vehicle through Volkswagen Credit.

* 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 6, 2017 – January 2, 2018. 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 $500 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 6, 2017 – January 2, 2018. Excludes 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.

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