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  Article updated: April 16, 2024

Hootsuite Academy student FAQ

Find answers to students' frequently asked questions about Hootsuite Academy.

Hootsuite Academy is asking me to pay, what should I do?

The Hootsuite Academy Student Program provides free access to Hootsuite Academy courses, Hootsuite Platform Certification ($99 value), and Social Marketing Certification ($199 value).

Your professor sent you instructions to set up your Hootsuite Student Program Participant account. Once you set up your account, you'll receive a coupon code for Hootsuite Academy. To remove a charge request, apply that coupon code when you register for an Academy course. If you need help, please reach out to

Is my login the same for Hootsuite Academy and Hootsuite?

Yes. When you sign in to Hootsuite Academy for the first time, you're prompted to create a Hootsuite account. This account provides access to Academy.

I’m having trouble logging in, who should I contact?

Having a technical issue? Connect with us on X (formerly Twitter) at @hootsuite_help or connect with us online at


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