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Student Discount

TIDAL offers at least 50% off on a subscription for eligible college and US high school students 16 years or older. To learn more, visit

Apply student discount to new subscription: 

To sign up for a discounted plan, go to and begin creating an account. After entering your basic information, you will be prompted to select your subscription type. Each new sign up will receive a 30-day free trial, after which the discounted rate will apply.


Apply student discount to existing subscription: 


Click on subscription and then scroll down to select Student Discount.

All subscribers will need to verify their eligibility and are required to reverify every 12 months. Verification is done through SheerID. 

Student discount verification: 

After entering your basic information, you will be prompted to upload documents for verification through SheerID. The documentation must show your full name and your affiliation. Please ensure the name on your account matches what is displayed on the documents you submit. 

Examples of approved documentation:

  • Official enrollment letter
  • Class schedule for the current term
  • Registration or tuition receipt
  • Transcript

All discounted accounts must reverify eligibility every 12 months.

In the event that you are unable to be instantly verified, you may be asked to reach out to They will assist in the verification process and provide further instructions.

Not available in all regions. Student discounts may not apply to certain technical schools, trade schools, etc. Locations and school eligibility is managed by SheerID. Discounted subscriptions are only available when signing up directly through TIDAL, not through third parties such as Apple. S
ubscribers cannot have more than one discounted subscription per plan.