You must be a currently enrolled student or faculty at a credited institution to qualify for the educational / academic discount. Non-profits and other noneducational organizations are not eligible for this discount.
To apply for the discount you must open a support ticket from the account that will receive the discount with the required documents attached. If you don't already have an account on our site please create one.
- A valid student or faculty id. The ID must have a photo and expiration date.
- If the ID does not have an expiration date you will need to provide another document that has your name and expiration date along with your photo ID to prove you are an enrolled student or current faculty.
- If the ID has an expiration date but no photo, you must submit a government issued photo ID such as a driver's license or passport along with it.
- If you are faculty and your school does not issue faculty ID's please submit a government issued photo ID such as a driver's license or passport along with a document showing your current affiliation with the school. Please make sure this document shows current affiliation.
- An account to apply the educational discount to. If you don't already have an account on our site please create one.
- Once you have created your account, you must complete the account questionnaire
If all of the requirements listed above are not met we will not be able to apply the discount so please make sure you have completed them all.
Please note that we only offer educational discounts on products from these authors:
- Rowbyte 50%, upgrades and volume purchases 25%
- Paint & Stick 50%, upgrades and volume purchases 25%
- Motion Boutique 50%
- Red Giant 50%
- Superluminal 50%, volume purchases 33% (Discount off full price)
- Dataclay 40%
- Templater 33%
- Ebberts + Zucker 30%
- Lloyd Alvarez 20%
- Greg Gunn 20%
- JAE Tools 20%
- Mamoworld 20%
- SkyBox 20%
- Markus Bergelt 20%
- Mike Overbeck 20%
- flow 83%
- Imagineer Systems: Mocha Pro and Mocha VR $195 per seat per year for schools and institutions
The educational discount is only valid until the end of the calendar year and needs to be renewed by this same process every year.
Please note that the educational discount cannot be applied after the purchase has been completed, you must apply for the discount before making your purchase.