Student pricing for SoundCloud Go+

What is Student pricing?

SoundCloud Go+ for Students gives eligible college and university students access to SoundCloud’s premium listening subscription, SoundCloud Go+ for half the price.

With a SoundCloud Go+ for Students subscription, students get access to:

  • Save unlimited tracks for offline listening
  • Ad-free listening
  • Access full catalog, no previews
  • High quality audio

SoundCloud Go+ for Students is available in all Go+ countries: US, UK, Canada, Australia, Ireland, Germany, France, The Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Portugal, and New Zealand.


Does SoundCloud Go+ for Students have the same music and features as SoundCloud Go+?

Yes, SoundCloud Go+ for Students has the same music and features as SoundCloud Go+. You can also try SoundCloud Go+ for Students for free for 30 days if you haven’t already taken a trial.


Can I purchase SoundCloud Go+ for Students on the mobile app?

No, SoundCloud Go+ for Students is currently only available for purchase on desktop or mobile browser at checkout.soundcloud.com/student.

SoundCloud Go+ for Students is not available through Apple, either - if you have an active Go+ subscription purchased with Apple and you're eligible for the discount, you will need to cancel it and repurchase directly on SoundCloud to get the student pricing.


How do I qualify for SoundCloud Go+ for Students?

You will have to verify your student eligibility via SheerID.


I wasn’t verified through SheerID - why?

If you were not able to verify your eligibility successfully through SheerID, there may be a few reasons why:

  • Your college or university is not listed in SheerID’s database
  • The documentation you manually uploaded did not prove your eligibility (specific reasons regarding your documentation are included in the verification emails sent by SheerID)
  • You have exceeded the maximum eligibility of four years

Please contact SheerID in any of these cases as we cannot manually override these requirements.


Do I need to re-verify each year? How and when?

Yes, you’ll need to re-verify your eligibility every 12 months through SheerID to continue to be entitled to student pricing. Don’t worry, we’ll email you before the year is up reminding you to re-verify.

You can renew your SoundCloud Go+ for Students subscription up to three times for a total of four years of student pricing.
If you do not re-verify your eligibility after your first 12 months, you will be charged the standard SoundCloud Go+ price for the next month(s) unless you cancel your subscription before the next billing period.


If I graduate or leave school after I subscribe will I still have access to my subscription?

You’ll have access to SoundCloud Go+ for Students for up to 12 months from the day you first subscribed or re-verified even if you graduate or leave school during that period. If you’re not a student at the end of the last period, you will no longer be eligible for SoundCloud Go+ for Students and you will automatically renew at the price of SoundCloud Go+ if you do not cancel your subscription.


What if I’m already a subscriber?

If you are already a subscriber to SoundCloud Go or SoundCloud Go+, you can still subscribe to SoundCloud Go+ for Students after you have verified your eligibility. After switching to SoundCloud Go+ for Students, you will be charged the new price during your next billing period.

 

 

 

 

 

Was this article helpful?
32 out of 147 found this helpful