As an educator or researcher, use GitHub to collaborate on your work in a classroom, student or research group, and more.

About GitHub Education for educators and researchers

GitHub Education offers a variety of tools to help educators and researchers work more effectively inside and outside of the classroom.

Applying for a classroom discount

If you're an educator, you can apply for a free Team plan, which allows unlimited users and private repositories for your classroom's organization account.

Applying for a discount for your school club

As an educator, you can apply for a free Team plan, which allows unlimited users and private repositories for your student club's GitHub organization.

Applying for an academic research discount

As an academic researcher, you can apply for a free Team plan for your organization account and a free Developer plan for your personal user account.

Why was my application for an educator or researcher discount denied?

Review common reasons that applications for an educator or researcher discount are denied and learn tips for reapplying successfully.