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Squarespace student discount

If you're a current student of an eligible school, you can receive 50% off your first year of a Squarespace website billing plan. The education discount is verified and distributed by Student Beans.

Terms and eligibility

These terms apply to the student discount:

  • The discount is 50% off the price of the first annual plan purchased on your site. Our Personal, Business, and Commerce billing plans are eligible. Squarespace Domains, monthly website plans, Mobile Start plans, and reactivated sites aren't eligible for the discount.
  • The discount applies to the first payment for your site. If your site auto-renews, or if you upgrade or downgrade your plan, you'll be charged the full price for the next payment.
  • The discount isn’t valid in combination with other offer codes.
Tip: If you made your first payment for a new site within the last seven days, you can request a retroactive discount.

To receive the discount, you must meet these eligibility requirements:

  • Enroll as a current full-time student at an eligible school. The discount isn't available to alumni, faculty members, staff, or high school students.
  • Register with Student Beans and complete their verification process.
  • Redeem the offer code provided by Student Beans before its expiration date. Offer codes are valid for the remainder of the calendar year. You can get one offer code every 12 months through Student Beans.
Tip: We suggest obtaining the offer code from Student Beans when you’re ready to pay for your site.

Apply the student discount

To use your discount:

  1. Go to and start a trial site.
  2. Go to and create a Student Beans account, then verify your student status.
  3. On the Student Beans Squarespace page click Login to get your single-use offer code. The code expires at the end of the calendar year in which it was made.
  4. In your Squarespace trial site, click Subscribe to upgrade to paid service, then choose an annual billing plan.
  5. Enter your offer code in the Promo code field on the Review order panel.
Note: If you're having trouble verifying your student status or obtaining the offer code, contact Student Beans for help.

Retroactive discounts

If you already paid without redeeming the discount, we can refund you the difference if you contact us during your first billing cycle. Follow these steps to open a ticket:

  1. Log into your site.
  2. In the Home menu, click Settings, then click Permissions. Ensure that your email address has Website Owner, Administrator, or Billing permissions.
  3. Contact us by selecting “Billing and Paying for Squarespace” in the Request type drop-down menu, then selecting “Student Discount” in the Tell us more drop-down menu.
  4. Scroll down to click Email, and complete the fields adding the following:
    • In the Subject field, enter Retroactive student discount refund.
    • In the Description field, include your unique offer code and a brief description of your request.
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