For education

Securing faculty, students and staff.

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

Swansea University
University of Auckland
University Corporation for Atmospheric Research

Easy to use security

“The ease of securely authenticating into our systems, by
touching a button on the YubiKey, was a driving force for the inclusion of YubiKeys as a part of our multifactor strategy.”

Richard Biever, Chief Information Security Officer, Duke University

The YubiKey family

Choose from four different YubiKey models depending on your needs. The keychain model is designed to go anywhere on a keychain. The Nano model is small enough to stay in the USB port of your computer.  Choose between USB-A or USB-C.

Buy Online

Yubico educational offer

This online offer is available to current and newly accepted students, faculty, and staff with a valid school email.

Save 20% on these YubiKeys

  • YubiKey 5 NFC
  • YubiKey 5 Nano
  • YubiKey 5C
  • YubiKey 5C Nano
  • Security Key by Yubico

Offer valid for single variants and up to 5 keys.

Use code YK19-EDU20 in cart.

Offer details

Enjoy these savings on items purchased at only. Educational offer is valid for purchase of up to five (5) single devices. Offer is open to students, faculty and staff of valid educational institutions world wide.  Offer is good once use per user. Offer ends December 31, 2019 and may change without notice.