Amazon Music Student Plan: Overall Review

By Roger Kelly Posted on 2024-06-04 / Post for Amazon Music Tips

Q: I am a student at 21 years old. I see my friend uses Tidal and she has a student discount. My family and I always use Amazon Music so I would like to know is there an Amazon Music student discount. If I can get the Amazon Music for students plan, is it better worth it than Tidal's?

Amazon Music has an unlimited tie that offers individual, family, single device and student plans. However, the Amazon Music Unlimited Student plan has an age limit. It is a little different than the other three. In the following parts, you can read more information about it and find a way to get the discount.

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Part 1. Some Things about Amazon Music for Students

Amazon Music for Students is a discounted subscription service for students who must be at least 18 years old. It offers access to over 100 million ad-free songs. It also includes features like unlimited skips and offline listening. Let's see its main features, eligibility and pricing.


🔑 Discounted Price: The Amazon Music Student plan is offered at a reduced price compared to the regular Amazon Music Unlimited subscription. It only costs $5.99/month after you get a free trial.

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See also: How to Get Amazon Music Unlimited Free Trial 1/3/4/6 Months

🔑 Unlimited & Ad-Free Access: Students get access to the full Amazon Music Unlimited catalog without ads. The resource includes 100M songs and thousands of playlists and stations.

See also: List of Amazon Music Stations - Top 10

🔑 Offline Listening: You can download songs and playlists for offline listening. It is great for saving data and listening without an internet connection. But please note that the downloads are only the cached files. If you want to save your favorite tracks as local files, just use the AudFree Amazon Music Converter to help you.

🔑 Compatibility: You can use this plan to enjoy wonderful music on smartphones, computers, and Alexa-enabled devices.

See also: How to Play Amazon Music on Alexa


Student Verification: To qualify for the student discount, you must be a student enrolled at an accredited college or university.

Verification Process: Your student status will be confirmed by a third-party verification service (like SheerID).

Age Requirement: You must be at least 18 years old. This is because the service requires you to be enrolled in an accredited college or university, which generally means you are at least 18.

FYI: Amazon Music Unlimited FAQs

Part 2. How to Get Amazon Music Unlimited Student Plan

If you qualify for the Amazon Music Unlimited for Students subscription, learn how to get it without effort below. With this plan, you will be able to enjoy HD/Ultra HD/spatial audio music and download it for free offline listening.

Step 1. Go to the Amazon Music Unlimited for Students page.

Step 2. Sign in with your Amazon account. If you don't have an Amazon account, you will need to create one by entering your payment information.

Step 3. You will need to provide information that confirms your enrollment at an accredited college or university. This might include your student email address, a student ID card, or other proof of enrollment.

Step 4. Once your student status is verified, you can choose the Amazon Music Unlimited Student Plan.

Step 5. After subscribing, you can start enjoying Amazon Music Unlimited on any supported device.

🔖 Renewal and Re-verification: Amazon may periodically re-verify your student status to ensure you still qualify for the discounted rate. Be prepared to provide updated proof of enrollment if necessary. If you graduate from the university, you can use the AudFree Amazon Music Downloader to save your music locally in advance.

🔖 Cancellation: You can cancel your Amazon Music Student subscription at any time if you no longer wish to use the service.

See also: How to Cancel Amazon Music Unlimited Subscription

Part 3. How to Enjoy Music without the Amazon Music Student Plan

As we say above, AudFree Amazon Music Converter can download music from Amazon Music to a computer locally. It is really cool because you can access the downloads anytime for listening and managing. If you want to play them on other music platforms or devices but they don't cooperate with Amazon Music, using the AudFree Amazon Music Downloader is a good solution.

Why this AudFree software can do that? That is because it can convert Amazon Music songs to 6 common formats including MP3. Therefore, you can easily import the converted music to some devices and platforms with a supported format. Apart from this feature, you also can get downloads with lossless audio quality so you still can enjoy the HD music.

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How to Download Amazon Music for Listening without the Amazon Music Unlimited for Students Plan

Step 1Customize Amazon Music Output Format
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First, you need to download the AudFree Amazon Music Converter. Then, open it and the Amazon Music desktop app will launch as well. Click the converter's 'menu' icon in the top right line to hit 'Preferences' > 'Convert'. Here, you can personalize some formats of Amazon Music audio.
Step 2Load Amazon Music Songs to AudFree Amable
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In the Amazon Music app, drag the songs you want to download and drop them into the converter's main interface. Also, you can copy their links and then paste the links into the converter's search box. Then, click the '+' button to load the music.
Step 3Download Amazon Music Locally
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Now, click the big 'Convert' button at the bottom right corner. The AudFree Amazon Music Downloader will start downloading. After downloading, you can hit 'Converted' > 'Search' to locate the downloads on your computer.

Part 4. FAQs about Amazon Music Unlimited for Students

Q1: Is Amazon Music Free with Prime Student?

A: Less content is free with Amazon Prime students. You can subscribe to the Amazon Music Unlimited Student plan to access more unlimited resources.

Q2: Is Amazon Music Free for College Students?

A: No. However, you can submit the necessary information to get a discount.

Q3: How Long Does Amazon Music Student Last?

A: 4 Years. After that, you can choose other Amazon Music plans to use.

See also: Amazon Music Unlimited Family Plan: How to Get and Use It

Q4: What Is the Difference Between Amazon Music Student Plan and Amazon Prime Student?

A: The Amazon Music for Students plan only offers music content. However, Amazon Prime Student provides many rights in different aspects including Amazon Music.

FYI: Amazon Prime Student Offer

Part 5. Summary

If you are a college student, don't miss the Amazon Music Student discount. Provide your related enrollment documentation and you will enjoy Amazon Music unlimited songs with a lower price. But the time limit is 4 years. So, we advise you to back up Amazon Music audio on your device for forever playback. The only tool you need is the AudFree Amazon Music Converter. It can export Amazon Music playlists as local files so you can play them anytime any anywhere. And you can don't worry about the audio quality of the downloaded music cause the tool preserves 100% lossless quality of each audio.

Roger Kelly

Roger Kelly

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Roger Kelly has been dedicated in content creation about music streaming services and technology for over 6 years. He is an expert and computer geek to provide fixes and tips about various recorders and Amazon Music.

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