As part of their Back to School promo, Apple is offering students 6 months of free Apple Music, which is double the free trial period for non-students.
Typically, free trial periods for retailers and carriers are anywhere from three to four months. The extended 6-month trial period is the longest offer in terms of Apple Music promotions. Once the promotion ends students start paying the student rate, which is $4.99 monthly.
To avail of the promo, students must verify through UNiDAYS and have a valid student email address. Keep in mind that the promo is only for new subscribers. Otherwise, you can get verified and switch to the student discount of $4.99 monthly.
Apple’s Back to School promotion offers students a free Beats headphones when they buy an iPad or a Mac computer, refreshed versions of the MacBook Air and the 13 inch MacBook Pro.
The Apple Music service is available for the iOS, HomePod, Apple Watch, Amazon Echo, macOS, Apple TV and more.