YubiKey for Education


The YubiKey protects more than 1,000 academic organizations, including 450 higher education institutions, and millions of users in over 160 countries.

The YubiKey is an easy-to-use and affordable strong authentication solution that helps protect students, faculty and staff against phishing attacks and account takeovers — on campus and off campus. With a simple touch, the multi-protocol YubiKey protects access to computers, networks, and online services. Over a 1,000 academic organizations and higher education institutions are using the YubiKey to mitigate phishing and account takeover related cyber threats.


Visit the Yubico Education page, and fill out the form on the right hand side. This online offer is available to current and newly accepted students, faculty and staff with a valid school email.


Students, faculty and staff can save 20% on these YubiKeys:

  • YubiKey 5 NFC
  • YubiKey 5 Nano
  • YubiKey 5C NFC
  • YubiKey 5C
  • YubiKey 5C Nano
  • YubiKey 5Ci
  • Security Key NFC by Yubico
Offer valid for limited quantities, outlined in your application follow-up email.

Offer details
Full details outlined in follow-up email. Enjoy these savings on items purchased at Yubico.com only. Offer is open to students, faculty and staff of valid educational institutions worldwide. Offer ends December 31st at 11:59 pm of the year that it was provided. Offer may change without notice.