The Best Nissan Vehicles for Going Back to School

2022 Nissan Versa
Are you a graduating senior or the parent of a graduating senior from one of the high schools in the Mayfield Heights area? Planning on attending or sending your child to Ursuline College or Lakeland Community College? Although the next few years will be filled with uncertainty and excitement, finding an affordable new Nissan vehicle shouldn’t be one of your concerns.

During your new car search, you may find yourself wondering: Does Nissan make EV cars? Yes, we carry electric Nissan vehicles, as well as a variety of other fuel-efficient models to help save you money during your commute to and from campus. Find out which Nissan cars are electric, as well as which gas-powered models will give you the best value for your dollar with the experts at Ken Ganley Nissan of Mayfield below!

Top 5 Best Nissan Models for College Students

Are you or your graduating senior planning on bringing their car to MDT College of Health and Sciences? You’ll want an affordably priced, fuel-efficient Nissan car, truck, or SUV to drive around Cleveland in. We’ve compiled a list of the best 5 vehicles for college students to invest in below:

2023 Nissan Leaf

The single entry in the Nissan electric vehicle lineup, the Nissan Leaf has a starting MSRP of $27,800. You can also expect fuel economy ratings of 99 mpge highway, 123 mpge city, and 111 mpge combined, making the sticker price more than worth it. The newest Nissan Leaf offers the best possible mpg ratings out of any other Nissan. Taking into account zero carbon emissions and low-maintenance cost, the decision to invest in a Nissan Leaf becomes a no-brainer.

2022 Nissan Versa

Who says great things can’t come in small sizes? The affordably priced Nissan Versa begins at $15,380 and offers fuel economy ratings of 40 mpg highway, 32 mpg city, and 35 mpg combined. Although you won’t be able to haul as many belongings from home within this subcompact car, you’ll be able to slash your commute times in half. The Versa delivers tremendous performance with 122 hp and a 0-60 mph time of 8.2 seconds!

2022 Nissan Sentra

Beginning at $19,810 Starting MSRP, the 2022 Nissan Sentra is guaranteed to impress your new friends and teachers on campus with its sleek, modern design. However, there’s more to this compact car than meets the eye. The Sentra fuel economy ratings reach up to 39 mpg highway, 29 mpg city, and 33 mpg combined. You also can’t forget to mention the Zero Gravity front seats, foldable rear seats, and massive flexible cargo space. If you’re looking to become the most popular kid in your dorm, the 2022 Nissan Sentra is your key.

2022 Nissan Rogue

As the first Nissan SUV on this list, you’ll be pleasantly surprised to find that the Rogue’s mpg ratings are 37 mpg highway, 30 mpg city, and 33 mpg combined. These are incredible fuel economy ratings for the Rogue starting MSRP of $27,150. Have a lot of dorm room furniture and cargo you’ve got to haul over to Ursuline College? The 2022 Nissan Rogue offers generous cargo dimensions, a Motion Activated Liftgate, and six available cargo configurations.

Nissan Kicks

The 2022 Nissan Kicks is a subcompact SUV with a starting MSRP beginning at $19,990. For this price, you can expect fuel economy ratings that go up to 36 mpg highway, 31 mpg city, and 33 mpg combined. Some of your best college memories will be cruising down Beachwood streets on the weekends with your best buddies. So why not be comfortable while you’re doing it? Invest in the newest Kicks and luxuriate with available contrast stitching, a new driver-friendly console, and high-quality interior accents and finishes!

Let Ken Ganley Nissan of Mayfield Help You Get Prepped for College!

We here at Ken Ganley Nissan of Mayfield know that college is expensive enough without having to shell out thousands of dollars for a new-to-you car. That’s why we offer a multitude of new vehicle specials, as well as quality-assured pre-owned vehicles priced under $20K to choose from. If you’re curious about setting up a payment plan on a newer or older Nissan, feel free to contact


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