What’s in your free
New Relic student account?

All-in-one observability

Access to over 30+ capabilities so you can monitor your applications and infrastructure.

Generous free tier

500 GB per month and three full platform users for collaborative projects.

Student-centered content

Monthly newsletter with the latest news and resources for students.

Certifications and training

Exclusive training and workshop opportunities to become New Relic certified.

Potential sponsorships

Programs to support students who are leaders in their developer communities.

Help from humans

Office hours sessions to help you understand your data in the platform.

Two ways to access New Relic for Students.

GitHub Student Developer Pack
  • Free access to over 80+ software development tools and services.
  • Experiences to guide your learning on essential technical concepts.
  • Free GitHub Pro while you're a student.
  • Spanish and Portuguese courses on New Relic.
  • Access to over 1,000 more technology courses in Spanish and Portuguese. 
  • Topics include AI, data science, web development, product, cybersecurity, digital marketing, and more.

Let’s get started.


Create a free New Relic account.

  • To receive your student program benefits, first create a free New Relic account. You’ll see the additional data and users added to your account after we validate your student status.

Create New Relic account


Choose your learning partner.

GitHub Education

  • Available to accredited college, university, or technical school students and select technical bootcamp students.
  • Free access to Student Developer Pack benefits as long as you’re a student

Sign up with GitHub


  • Available to all Spanish- and Portuguese-speaking learners in Latin America and elsewhere.
  • Monthly subscription required to access courses.

Sign up with Platzi


Link your accounts.


  • First, verify your current student status with GitHub Education.
  • Then add the student program benefits to your account by following the instructions under Help > Resources > New Relic for Students > GitHub Education

Sign In to New Relic


  • Complete the form with your seven-digit New Relic account number to have the student benefits added to your account in 5–10 business days.

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Yes. If you don’t have a free account already, you can sign up here.

If you have a .edu email address and can prove your student status, you are eligible to access the student account through GitHub Education.* Through our other partners, you must meet their requirements in order to access New Relic for Students.

*Proof of current student status is required.

For questions about student verification, please visit the Student Verification FAQs on the Student Account Verification Page.

Great! Please send an email to students@newrelic.com to learn more about becoming a partner.

Students from select technical bootcamps will be eligible for New Relic for Students. For more information, please email students@newrelic.com.

If you would like access now, please visit the websites of our other partners listed and see if you qualify for their programs.