Re: SheerID Verification. This thread is archived. Click here to read our full privacy policy. If you have questions about a pending verification request, please submit a message to SheerID using the form below. All organizations are going to give you some kind of official document that we'll accept, but on the occasion you cannot provide us any acceptable proof of validation, we will not be able to allow you to continue to the offer. I easly can do whatever on photoshop???? Back in the 70s this was a complicated process. Search on Facebook for anyone currently enrolled in college. Well I will never ever upload documents to any company whatsoever but what is going on here. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts, https://www.quora.com/What-is-the-algorithm-that-Spotify-uses-to-confirm-that-a-user-is-a-student-when-he-she-registers-for-the-Premium-Student-Discount. We do not rent their information. Click here to read our full privacy policy. Yes, you can contact us through our Information Form. Solution! If you upload a picture of your student ID, Spotify should be able to confirm your student status to give you the discount. 4 Likes 4 ACCEPTED SOLUTIONS Accepted Solutions Highlighted. ?Now please, If someone can get me a proper answer that would be great....Fix your system without asking users for their personal information!

If anyone else has this problem, don't waste your time here, just contact them.
This is the link for US students: https://spotify.sheerid.com.

I am asking why I wasn't verified since I am sure I entered the right username and password for my uni account. When I click try again the forms wants to upload photos/documents whatever for verification. Your information may be transferred to the United States and will be treated according to SheerID's privacy policy.We will not sell, rent, or use your information for marketing purposes. Help others find this answer and click "Accept as Solution". Why after login into the system I get the message in the first post? It turned out to be cheaper to have the Clearinghouse do it, because all it is a big database .

Text to SheerID and got verified. That's what SheerID taps into. For these requests, please visit Spotify support . Why do I have to go through a verification process? What master list of active students are they accessing? So I entered my account credentials and ShreerId showed me that I wasn't verified, for some reason. All information collected is strictly controlled and is never shared outside the context of this particular verification request.

In the US, there is a "non-profit" called National Student Clearinghouse that has enrollment information about all students that are enrolled in most US colleges.

The "from" email address seems legitimate (no-reply@spotify.com), and the link seems to point to Spotify's website, but the request just seems a little odd, especially since I log in via Facebook. Source: https://www.quora.com/What-is-the-algorithm-that-Spotify-uses-to-confirm-that-a-user-is-a-student-when-he-she-registers-for-the-Premium-Student-Discount, From the FAQ page: "The SheerID platform is able to verify if an individual meets your requirements by bumping customer-provided data (usually first name, last name, and DOB) against authoritative data sources without actually seeing the data. hide. Yes, but no. Spotify is a digital music service that gives you access to millions of songs. Skip to content. Like the "without actually seeing the data" part and this list that they have access to — are they seeing the enrollment lists of every college? Essentially, the colleges “own” the clearinghouse.

In the past few years, an entire cottage industry has built up around helping people get fake .edu addresses in order to claim college student discounts. And I haven’t used it for more than 2 years? Our safe and secure process is the fastest way to complete your verification and successfully access your offer.

It was easy to fake your transcript too. If the only way is to upload a document/photo forget about it. Note: We don’t verify with UNiDAYs or NUS anymore. I don't want to share my personal information with spotify, this is to collect personal infromation and I don't want to do it. We strongly suggest covering up or redacting all sensitive information on documentation before uploading it into our system. Colleges send their enrollment information to the Clearinghouse. You'll receive an email from verify@sheerid.com with the results of the request as soon so as we've reviewed your document. Listening is everything Millions of songs and podcasts. I know you want to collect more info and to sell it later but no I won't be one of them(or it's time to play a bit with photoshop?).

By using our website you agree to our use of cookies in accordance with our cookie policy. Please upload a document that clearly shows you're currently enrolled in a Title IV, degree-granting US college/university. ULPT Request: Is their any way to get past Spotify’s check for if you go to college to get the student discount.

SheerID has a database of active college students and matches your information against that. If you don't see this email after a few days, please check your junk/spam folder for the message. Whenever, the college needs a transcript enrollment verification, it simply asks the Clearinghouse and they get it.. for free. 0 Likes SUGGESTED POSTS. If you didn’t see your school in the list during sign up, we're afraid you're not eligble right now. Find other accounts.

Someone from the SheerID Customer Service Team will respond as soon as they're able. No Selection for USA. To ensure only those people who fall under the required conditions are able to obtain this special offer, we ask you to participate in a quick verification process. Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting possible matches as you type. I am using Spotify Premium almost 2 years already, but two weeks ago I received an email to reverify my account and for some reason I didn’t succeed then. report . Someone will follow up with you via the email you provide as soon as possible. Today I decided to try again and I was shocked how bad my experience was again with this SheerID or whatever is. Reference questions answered here. So they could send something like "is Bob a student? Comments. Archived. From a government database? save. They have a product called Verification services [1] that allow 3rd parties to verify the enrollment of these students, The Clearinghouse (as they like to call themselves) was formed by the colleges. For information on our services, visit us at www.SheerID.com. ", and they get back a yes without seeing where and when. We do not sell their information. NEED HELP Email Address. You are submitting a request for an exclusive offer.

https://verify.sheerid.com/spotify-international-request/index.html. We only use someone's information to confirm their eligibility. You are submitting a request for an exclusive offer.

I got a form to fill with my names email(this one I am using for my account not my student account) and when you fill everything redirects you to I guess specific login page from my uni. Someone from the SheerID Customer Service Team will respond as soon as they're able. No credit card needed. For information on our services, visit us at www.SheerID.com. Your school is listed. It used to be that the colleges would fund the Clearinghouse. This process has likely become more intensive in order to prevent user fraud. I am having the same issue. From the NSA? What to do if you can’t sign up to Spotify’s student discount. Colleges send their enrollment information to the Clearinghouse. Please note our customer service team provides support in English only.

52. Hi, I am using Spotify Premium almost 2 years already, but two weeks ago I received an email to reverify my account and for some reason I didn’t succeed then. Its weird, I was verified before and now my school is no longer listed. What that means and after I have completed it why in my spotify profile I still have to verify myself??? By using our website you agree to our use of cookies in accordance with our cookie policy. Also available in. SheerID is a third-party verification service that works on behalf of retailers to verify an individual's affiliations. To ensure a speedy and successful verification, please pay attention to how you enter your information on the form so that it will match what is seen on the document(s). The option is called login into my university account. Our safe and secure process is the fastest way to complete your verification and successfully access your offer. I think its with the sheerid system though. We partner with SheerID to verify your eligibility. Close. For more information, see Spotify's terms and conditions: https://www.spotify.com/us/legal/student-tier-terms-and-conditions/. What happened with the click this link to be verified? Click here to read our full privacy policy. Whenever, the college needs a transcript enrollment verification, it simply asks the Clearinghouse and they get it.. for free. It’s easy to find hundreds of sites and step-by-step videos that explain how non-students can easily get a .edu address in order to access discounts and special student offers. SheerID is a third-party verification service that works on behalf of companies to verify an individual's affiliation.

Currently, this offer is only being verified via our online verification service. Press J to jump to the feed. We instantly confirm whether or not there is a match, and we return a “yes”, which triggers reward delivery, or a “no” to our clients.". A SheerID team member will be in contact with you in the order that your request was received. Same issue here too. Go to Solution. We only use someone's information to confirm their eligibility. And how a uploaded photo can proove anything? For questions about Spotify Student Premium, please contact Spotify at https://www.spotify.com/us/about-us/contact/. So, they made a new product called Verification Services. It was initially setup so colleges could exchange transcripts of students. All organizations are going to give you some kind of official document that we'll accept, but on the occasion you cannot provide us any acceptable proof of validation, we will not be able to allow you to continue to the offer. The documentation requirement is simply a security feature to ensure that users are not taking advantage of the student discount if they are not actually students, and Spotify will not share your information or use it for any other purpose. This was on a blank page and nothing else happened...And nothing else. We use cookies to give you the best online experience. So, they created the Clearinghouse. For quality control purposes, and to ensure only those people who fall under the required conditions are able to obtain this special offer, we have a very short qualification process we ask you to participate in. For questions regarding your verification request, you can contact us through our Information Form . If you appreciate my answer, maybe give me a Like. We do not store documents or images uploaded to our system. Verification services powered by SheerID. https://support.spotify.com/account_payment_help/account_settings/how-can-i-change-my-country-settin... Can you please post the URL of that page and let me know where you got that URL from?Also, have you tried signing up to the Student Discount at https://spotify.com/student? On the occasion you cannot provide us any acceptable proof of validation, we will not be able to allow you to continue to the offer. I don't need to upload any document since there is an option to verify without uploading anything.