Check here the step-by-step guide to get a YouTube premium student discount.
YouTube has a massive reach across the globe. It is one of the most influential social media platforms for video streaming across the world. Apart from online video watching, the platform allows its user to do a live stream.
When you become a YouTube Premium member, your benefits can be used on YouTube, YouTube Music, and YouTube Kids. Check here the step-by-step guide to get a YouTube premium student discount.
YouTube student membership eligibility
To sign up for a YouTube student membership, you must be enrolled as a student at a higher education institution in a location where YouTube student memberships are offered and which SheerID has approved.
How to check if your school has student plans available
- Go to the Student Plan landing page for YouTube Premium or YouTube Music Premium.
- Select Try it Free.
- Type in your school on the SheerID form. If your school appears then student plans are available.
- Note: If you meet all the eligibility requirements for a membership, you’ll be eligible for up to 4 years of student membership. You’ll be required to re-verify your eligibility every year.
Here is how to get a YouTube premium student discount:
Step 1: On your computer or mobile web browser, go to youtube.com/premium/student.
Step 2: Select ‘Try it Free’.
Step 3: Follow the steps to complete verification with SheerID. If SheerID can verify your eligibility, you’ll be redirected to YouTube to continue the sign-up process.
- If you’re not immediately verified, you’ll be asked to upload more documentation to verify your eligibility. These documents will be manually reviewed. You’ll get an email notifying you of your eligibility status within 20 minutes in the U.S. For all other locations, an email notification may take up to 48 hours.
- If your eligibility is confirmed through the extra verification step, you’ll need to log back into your account. Go to your profile by tapping on your profile picture. Select Paid memberships, and you’ll see a notification asking you to finish sign-up using the steps below.
Step 4: Select the payment method you wish to use or add a new payment method.
Step 5: Click ‘Buy’ to complete the transaction.