Lucidchart for students

Current students with an educational e-mail address can follow the steps below to upgrade to an Educational account (equivalent to the Pro level) for free.

How do I upgrade my account?

  1. Register for a free Lucidchart account with your educational e-mail address. If you’ve already registered with a different e-mail address, click Account and change the e-mail address on file to your .edu e-mail address. Click “Save Changes.”

  2. On your Account page, click the image on the right that says. “Get your free educational upgrade.”

  3. Follow the instructions on that page by sharing Lucidchart with 3 friends.

  4. Click “Send confirmation e-mail” and an e-mail will be dispatched to your .edu e-mail address.

  5. Check your e-mail and click the link to confirm your e-mail address and your account will automatically be upgraded.

Does my educational e-mail address qualify?

For the automatic upgrade, we support e-mail addresses that end in:

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What if I have a different educational e-mail address?

Other students can either fill out the form below to request an individual account, or ask a teacher or professor to request an account for you and your classmates. If requesting an account, please first sign up for a free Lucidchart account using your educational e-mail address and then use the request form. Please allow up to one day for your request to be processed.

Request free upgrade