Student subscription for discovery+ (Ad-Lite) plan at $2.99/mo. Student subscription auto renews at $2.99/mo. so long as student enrollment status remains verified. Student status must be re-verified every 12 months. If status is not re-verified student subscription will expire at the end of the then-current monthly billing cycle. Student subscription includes 7-day free trial for new discovery+ subscribers enrolled at a U.S. Title IV accredited college or university who meet verification qualifications. Terms apply.

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Student subscription for discovery+ (Ad-Lite) plan at $2.99/mo. Student subscription auto renews at $2.99/mo. so long as student enrollment status remains verified. Student status must be re-verified every 12 months. If status is not re-verified student subscription will expire at the end of the then-current monthly billing cycle. Student subscription includes 7-day free trial for new discovery+ subscribers.  Terms apply.

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Frequently asked questions

Eligible students get access to the discovery+ (Ad-Lite) experience for just $2.99/month after a 7-day free trial for new discovery+ subscribers. (Because you can’t use your parents’ accounts forever, ya know?)

A subscription to discovery+ gives you unlimited access to more than 55,000 episodes of 2,500+ current and classic shows from the most beloved TV brands, including HGTV, Food Network, TLC, ID, Animal Planet, Discovery Channel and more. Fresh new series to inspire, inform and entertain are added all the time, from lifestyle and true crime to home improvement, food, adventure and more. You'll find all of your favorite personalities like the Irwins, Jonathan and Drew Scott, Chip and Joanna Gaines, Bobby Flay, Ree Drummond, Guy Fieri, Giada De Laurentiis, Lieutenant Joe Kenda and so many more - all in one incredible service.

The service also includes exclusives and discovery+ Originals - exciting, can’t-miss series and specials you won’t see anywhere else. And discovery+ is home to the definitive collection of award-winning natural history series, including exclusive streaming access to the BBC's largest natural history offering, featuring shows like Planet Earth, Blue Planet and Frozen Planet.

discovery+ also features popular shows from A&E, History and Lifetime, including The First 48, Dance Moms, Ice Road Truckers, Married at First Sight, 60 Days In and more.

There is no student subscription for discovery+ (Ad-Free).

Don’t want ads? Go to discoveryplus.com to subscribe to discovery+ (Ad-Free) for $6.99/month.

We got you! discovery+ is available for most smartphones, tablets and desktop browsers, and most connected devices, including Amazon Fire TV streaming devices and Amazon Fire TV Edition Smart TVs; Apple iPads, iPhones, iPod touches and Apple TVs; Google devices and platforms including Android phones, tablets and Android OS devices, Chromecast with Google TV, Google Chromecast and Chromecast built-in devices; Microsoft Xbox One and Series S/X devices; the Roku platform; and Samsung Smart TVs from 2017 and newer.

Go to get.discoveryplus.com/how-to-watch to find out more about all the ways to stream discovery+.

Students 18 years and older who are currently enrolled at a Title IV accredited U.S. college or university are eligible for this student subscription.

During the sign-up process, you’ll be redirected to our partner, SheerID, to verify your enrollment status. (Yep! We’re checking IDs.)

Sorry, fam! This student subscription cannot be combined with any other offer, free trial or promotion, and is available to subscribers who do not have a current subscription to discovery+.

We get it – a lot can change in a year.

You will receive an email prompting you to verify your student status every 12 months.

Eligible re-verified students will receive a new code to continue their student subscription. But if we’re unable to re-verify your student status, your student subscription will expire at the end of the then-current monthly billing cycle.

Can’t be re-verified? Don’t worry! You can still stream what you love by subscribing to one of our standard monthly plans at discoveryplus.com.

We hope you’re loving streaming with us through Verizon, but existing subscriptions through Verizon cannot be combined with this offer.

This student subscription cannot be combined with any other offer, free trial or promotion, and is available to subscribers who do not have a current subscription to discovery+

Verizon customers with select Unlimited plans may get up to 1 year of discovery+, then $6.99 after. Terms apply. Click here to learn more.

The U.S. version of discovery+ and this student subscription are only available in the United States, including American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Over time, we look forward to expanding the service (and vibes) around the world.

Unlike the hot dogs at the dining hall, this offer is risk-free. Your student subscription automatically renews every month, but you can cancel anytime if you’re just not feeling it.

Subscribers can manage or cancel their student subscription in their account settings. For help or to get more information, please click here.