How to activate Hulu with Spotify Premium Student

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Emma
December 12, 2023

“Will someone tell me the exact steps of how to activate Hulu with Spotify Premium subscription. It is not anywhere in my settings or account.”

With Spotify Premium for Students, you can have access to both Spotify and Hulu (ad-supported) The Hulu with Spotify Premium Student offer provides eligible students with the opportunity to enjoy both Spotify Premium and Hulu’s ad-supported plan at a discounted rate. By subscribing to this bundle, students can access a wide range of music and streaming content without breaking the bank. This offer is a great way for students to enjoy their favorite music and TV shows while saving money on entertainment expenses.

Eligible college/university students get Spotify Premium with Hulu at a discount for up to 4 years, although you need to renew and reverify every 12 months.

  • Part 1 How to get Spotify Premium Student?
  • Part 2 How to activate Hulu with Spotify Premium Student account?
  • Part 3 How to download Hulu movies and TV shows to watch offline?

1. How to get Spotify Premium Student?

Spotify Premium student ($5.99/month) plan now includes Hulu(ad-supported).

How much is Spotify Premium Student?

Spotify Premium Student costs $5.99/month with one-month free trial.

What can you get with $5.99/month?

Spotify Premium

Spotify premium allows you to enjoy millions of songs online or offline without ads. You can make and share your own playlists or listen to Spotify’s curated playlists and original podcasts.

Hulu(ad-supported)

Hulu(ad-supported) plan usually costs $6.99/month or $69.99/year. Watch thousands of shows and movies from the entire Hulu streaming library. Get 75+ top channels on Hulu with your favorite live sports, news, and events.

This offer only opens to student enrolled at a US Title IV accredited college or university, and above the age of 18. Enrollment status is verified through a third-party service – SheerID. If you are new to Spotify, there is a free one-month trial. Spotify used to offer Premium with Hulu for non-students, but not anymore.

How to subscribe to Spotify Premium student?

Spotify Premium Student now offers 3 months free trial to new Premium users.

1. Go to https://www.spotify.com/us/student/ and click GET 3 MONTHS FREE.

2. Click Sign up for Spotify or log in your account.

3. Fill out the SheerID verification form. If your school’s not listed in this form, you’re not eligible at this time.

4. You’ll be asked to log into your college/university’s portal, or to upload proof of your enrollment.

5. SheerID will email you to confirm eligibility. This can take several days.

6. In the confirmation email, you can apply the Premium Student discount to a new or existing Spotify account.

2. How to activate Hulu with Spotify Premium Student account?

How to activate Hulu account?

If you don’t have Hulu account:

  1. Log into your Spotify Premium for Students account.
  2. Go to your account page and select Activate Hulu under Account overview.
  3. Complete the required fields and following prompts to activate your Hulu account.
  4. Once you’ve activated your Hulu account, log in on any supported devices and start video streaming.

If you already have Hulu account:

  1. Make sure your current Hulu account is billed directly through Hulu (not a third party).
  2. Ensure that the email associated with both accounts is the same. If they’re not, you’d better changing your Hulu email so it matches the one associated with your Spotify account.
  3. Log into your Spotify Premium for Students account.
  4. Go to your account page and select Activate Hulu under Account overview.

Why can’t I find Activate Hulu under Account overview?

Spotify Premium with Hulu isn’t available for those who aren’t students. Spotify used to offer Premium with Hulu for non-students, but not anymore. If you already have it but cancel or upgrade to a different plan (e.g. Duo or Family), you’ll lose access to Hulu.

How to cancel Hulu account?

As you get Hulu from Spotify premium student subscription, you can only cancel your Hulu account from your Spotify account page. To do so, select Your Services under Account Overview then click Deactivate Hulu.

This only removes your access to Hulu – Your Spotify account is not impacted.

3. How to download Hulu movies and TV shows to watch offline?

The Hulu subscription you get from Spotify Premium student is ad-supported. Unfortunately, Hulu(ad-supported) account doesn’t support downloading movies and TV shows for offline playback.

Luckily, there is a professional Hulu video downloader tool that allows you to download Hulu movies and TV shows to mp4 with either ad-supported or ad-free Hulu account. Pazu Hulu Video Downloader is able to:

  1. Download Hulu movies and TV shows on Mac and Windows without Hulu app.
  2. Download Hulu movies and TV shows with ad-supported plan.
  3. Download shows and movies from Premium Add-ons and additional on-demand content that comes with a Live TV subscription.
  4. Watch unlimited downloaded videos on as many devices as you want, including TV, computer, etc.
  5. Downloads will never expire. No 30 days/48 hours limit. Access downloads whenever you want. 
  6. Access downloads even after cancelling your subscription.
  7. Watch downloads offline on any device without Hulu app.
  8. Downloaded videos are not affected if you log out of Hulu.

Pazu Hulu Video Downloader lets users download various movies or TV shows or Hulu original series from Hulu to MP4 or MKV format with excellent quality and fast speed. The downloaded movies and TV shows are still playable even after you cancelling your Hulu account or Spotify premium student subscription.

Step 1. Run Pazu Hulu Video Downloader on your Mac or Windows.

Download, install and launch Pazu Hulu Video Downloader on your Mac or Windows. Log in your Hulu account and choose hulu.com, hulu.jp or hulu.jp/store.

Hulu Downloader

Select a profile.

choose Hulu profile

Step 2. Search Hulu movies/TV shows to download.

Enter the movie/TV show title in the search field.

search Hulu videos

Or copy&paste the link of the movie/TV show from  Hulu website. Then click the Search icon.

search Hulu videos

Step 3. Choose video format/quality

Click Settings icon to change:

  • Video format: MP4 or MKV
  • Video codec: H264 or H265
  • Audio language: English, French, German, Japanese, Spanish, Chinese
  • Subtitle language: English, French, German, Japanese, Spanish, Chinese
  • Subtitle type: Embedded subtitles, Independent subtitles, Hardcoded subtitles
  • Interface languages: English, French, German, Japanese, Spanish, Chinese
Hulu to MP4

Step 4. Start to download Hulu videos

If your selection is a movie, click the download icon next to it and the downloading begins.

download Hulu movie to MP4

After the movie is downloaded, click History button to quickly locate it. 

download Hulu movie to MP4

If your selection is a TV show, click download icon next to it to select episodes you want to download. Then click Download button.

download Hulu TV show to MP4