How to Log Into Hulu with Spotify Student Account

Accessing multiple streaming services can be expensive, but now Spotify and Hulu teamed up to offer a bundle called Spotify Premium for Students, which includes full access to both of the services at 50% off the regular monthly price. However, there are a few steps required to activate the bundle. In this blog post, we will provide you with detailed instructions on how to log into Hulu with a Spotify student account for both existing and new users.

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The Challenge of How to Log Into Hulu with Spotify Student Account

While both Spotify and Hulu are extremely popular, it can take some effort to take advantage of the discounted bundle. Specifically, this blog post aims to help students navigate the process of logging into Hulu with their Spotify student account. This could be challenging for students who just recently signed up for the bundle or those who are not very familiar with Hulu and Spotify.

Things You Should Prepare for

Before attempting to log into Hulu with Spotify student account, there are a few things you should prepare.

  • A student account for Spotify that has already been activated
  • A Hulu account that is either a free trial or has a no ads or limited commercials plan
  • Access to a reliable internet connection
  • A device that can connect to the internet with either a web browser or the Hulu app downloaded
  • The email address and password you used to create your Hulu account
  • The email address and password for your Spotify student account
  • A credit card, debit card, PayPal account or other accepted payment method

Method 1: Via Hulu Website

Logging into Hulu with a Spotify student account via the Hulu website is simple. All it takes is a few easy steps:

1. Open up your web browser and navigate to the Hulu website.
2. Click the "Log In" button in the top-right corner of the screen.
3. Enter your Hulu account email address and password in the fields provided and click "Log In."
4. Click on your account name in the top-right corner and select "Account" on the resulting drop-down menu.
5. Scroll down to the "Your Subscription" section, and then click on the "Manage Your Account" button.
6. Select "Switch to Hulu" and create a new Hulu account or link it to an existing Hulu account by inputting your Hulu account email address and password.
7. Follow the prompts in the succeeding pages. Once completed, you may need to sign out of your Hulu account and then sign back in again, to see the changes take effect.


  • Easy to log in and manage your Hulu account subscriptions.
  • Option to create a new Hulu account or link to an already existing Hulu account.


  • Requires a little more time and effort compared to direct log-in via the Spotify app.

Method 2: Via Spotify App

Another way to connect Hulu to your Spotify student account is through the Spotify app, available on both Android and iOS devices. Here’s how to do it:

1. Open the Spotify app on your device and go to your account page.
2. Click the "Activate Hulu" button. This will direct you to a page either to log in or sign up for a Hulu account.
3. Select the appropriate option for you, log in with your Hulu account email address and password, or sign up for a new Hulu account with the same email as your Spotify student account.
4. Once completed, the Hulu account will automatically connect with your Spotify account.


  • Convenient and straightforward process of linking Hulu to Spotify via app interaction.
  • Doesn’t require navigation through a separate app or web browser.


  • Less customizable and not much option to manage account subscriptions.

Method 3: Via Hulu App

The third way to link Hulu to your Spotify student account if you prefer to do so through your phone is by installing the Hulu app and directly logging in with your Spotify account. Here are the steps:

1. Download and install the Hulu app on your Android or iOS device.
2. Log in with your Hulu account email address and password, or sign up for a new Hulu account with the same email as your Spotify student account.
3. After creating your account, click on the "Account" tab.
4. Scroll to the "Your Subscription" section and click on "Activate Hulu."
5. Log in with your Spotify account details, and the connection will be complete.


  • Linking through the Hulu app offer you easy access to all of your accounts simultaneously.


  • May require a more storage space to install multiple apps on your mobile device and separate sign-in prompts.

Why Can’t I Log Into Hulu with Spotify Student Account?

As with most technological challenges, various issues can potentially prevent you from logging into Hulu with your Spotify student account. Here are some common problems and solutions:

*Problem 1: I’m not sure my Spotify account is eligible for the deal.

A: Not all Spotify accounts are eligible for the Hulu bundle offer. Please verify that you have a current and active account.

*Problem 2: I am new to Spotify and/or Hulu and have not signed up for either account yet.

A: To take advantage of this offer, you need to sign up for Spotify Premium for Students first before connecting your account on Hulu.

*Problem 3: I’ve tried method 1 and 2, but it is still not showing up on my Hulu account.

A: After successfully connecting your Spotify student account with Hulu, you may have to wait for a few moments for the changes to take effect. If the problem persists, try logging out of both accounts and then logging back in. If it still does not work, contact both Hulu and Spotify support team for assistance.

Additional Tips

Remember to check both your Spotify and Hulu accounts regularly to ensure that you have access to all the services included in your subscription. Also, it’s essential to maintain an active subscription for both services to continue enjoying this discount. If you have issues with your Hulu account, check the device that you are using to stream, check your internet connection, try uninstalling and reinstalling the Hulu app. Do not hesitate to reach out to their support team if you require further assistance.

5 FAQs about How to Log Into Hulu with Spotify Student Account

Q1: How much do I have to pay for the Hulu subscription?

A: If you’re a student, Spotify Premium for Students is $4.99 per month, which includes Hulu (ad-supported) plan. If you have a Hulu account with other subscription plans, you will only get $5.99 credit per month applied to your account.

Q2: Can I sign up for the country outside the United States?

A: Unfortunately, this bundle offer is only available for students in the United States who are currently enrolled in a higher education institution.

Q3: What happens if my student status changes?

A: If you no longer qualify for the discounted rate, your subscription can be canceled, or the plan will convert to regular premium.

Q4: Can I change or cancel my subscription at any time?

A: Yes, both Hulu and Spotify offer you the ability to change your subscription or cancel at any given time without penalty.

Q5: Am I eligible for the offer if I already have a Hulu subscription?

A: Yes, you can take advantage of the bundle offers if you already have a Hulu account or if you’re a new subscriber. Simply link your Hulu account to your student Spotify account.

In Conclusion

The bundle offer is a great way to access both Hulu and Spotify Premium services at a discounted price. Whether you’re a new user or an existing subscriber, selecting your preferred method outlined in this article can help you save time, effort, and money. Before attempting to link accounts, be sure to read through the article to get prepared and have a smooth process. Once complete, you’ll be able to enjoy your favorite shows and music without breaking the bank!