Get credits and discounts for your courses and your students
Explore what you can do in Google Cloud with credits and certification discounts — no credit card or other payment instrument required. If you're a higher education faculty member in one of these countries, you may be eligible for benefits.
Share credits with your students
Apply for student credits for your courseApply for credits
You can request and distribute coupons on behalf of students who are enrolled in your courses. Students receive $50 in credits per course. Faculty and TAs receive $100 in credits per course. Applications are processed in 3-5 business days.
Apply for a lump sum coupon on behalf of your studentsApply for credits
If you are running a course that you know will be better organized through a lump sum credit (ie, Jupyterhub), please request that your student credits are combined into one coupon in the 'additional comments' of the application form. You’ll need to include a short description of why you require a lump sum and how your students will access the cloud in your course. Applications are reviewed weekly.
Start using benefits
Start your learning and start using your credits and discounts for Google Cloud.
Selecting a Cloud provider
Find helpful considerations and questions faculty can ask to guide their decision making.
Billing and team projects
Learn how students who are working on a group project in Google Cloud can pool their individual coupons to fund a group project.
Troubleshoot student issues
Access the tools you need to answer common questions, problems, and concerns held by students on cloud computing.
Receive and redeem coupons
Learn the process to receive and redeem coupons for faculty and for students.
Monitor GC billing
Learn how to manage billing accounts on Google Cloud including changing and disabling billing accounts, creating budgets, and more.
If you have a Google Cloud project you want to save for a future term, you’ll need to apply for additional credits to archive and avoid removal.