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G Suite for Education:
A suite of free productivity tools for classroom collaboration

How to get G Suite for Education

What do you need?

G Suite for Education is free for educational institutions and can be used with any computer, tablet or smartphone. Bear in mind that when you sign up for G Suite for Education, it's for your entire institution, not just you or your class.

IT Admins: Want more technical info?

Who can sign up?

Generally, IT admins sign up for G Suite because the process requires access to your institution's web domain. If your institution doesn't have IT support, Google can assist you. If you don't feel that you're the person to sign up, we encourage you to share this information with your institution.

Completely free

G Suite for Education is free for schools with 24/7 support at no cost. Never any ads, and your data is yours

Easy collaboration

Create, share and edit files in real-time. Everyone is on the same page, and that page is automatically stored in the cloud.

Use on any device

Enjoy a consistent experience from any computer, tablet or phone. Work whenever and wherever you want to.

The G Suite for Education core services

Tools that your entire institution can use, together












Already using Gmail and G Suite on your own? Here's what's different...

When your school gets G Suite for Education, you get a professional-grade Google account for your entire school to share, including:

  • Classroom, an app that is only available with G Suite for Education
  • Professional email at your institution's domain (E.g. instead of
  • Shared access to Drive, Calendars, Docs and more
  • Additional storage across Gmail and Drive
  • No advertising
  • 24/7 phone and email support
  • 99.9% guaranteed uptime
  • Enhanced security features
  • Full administration of all user accounts
  • IT Admins: Want more technical info?

Introducing Classroom

Create, share and mark assignments with ease. Classroom was designed to help you save time and keep classes organised.
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Take Gmail to school.

Gmail's spam protection, powerful search and integrated calendars help you get more done. For education, there are absolutely no ads.

Streamline your class.

Create, share and mark assignments with ease. Classroom helps you keep classes organised and improve communication with students.

Collaborate on docs.

Create and edit docs, spreadsheets and presentations directly in your browser. Multiple people can work at the same time, and every change is saved automatically.

Share in the cloud.

Save work files in Drive, access them from any device and share them instantly. No more sending attachments or merging different versions.

Share calendars.

Spend less time planning and more time doing with shareable calendars that integrate seamlessly with Gmail, Drive, Contacts, Sites and Hangouts.

Create websites.

Launch a website for your class, your team or a project with our easy site builder. All without writing a single line of code.

Meet face to face.

Connect any time via video, voice, or text. Use text chat for quick questions and Hangouts for group video calls, virtual office hours, and field trips.

Archive your emails and chats

Now free for G Suite accounts: Manage, retain and search for your organization’s email and on-the-record chats. Export files to Google Drive and preserve your data.

teacher hours saved per year
Time saved per person using G Suite for classroom communication and collaboration
less labour to support
Managing ongoing server maintenance, systems support and patching
This is the SLA guarantee for G Suite and G Suite for Education.
Return On Investment
Within three years of purchase for an organisation switching to G Suite from traditional on-premises infrastructure...
cost per user
G Suite is free to non-profit educational institutions. We don't show ads in education accounts, and we don't do any scanning for ad-related purposes.