FAQ for domain names in .SCHOOL and Educational
Is local company in Educational required?
No, it is not necessary to have a local company in Educational in order to get a .SCHOOL domain name registered.
Is it necessary to have a local administrative contact in Educational?
No, it is not necessary to have a local administrative contact in Educational to register a .SCHOOL domain name.
Are trademarks applicable in Educational?
Unfortunately, access to .SCHOOL domains is not facilitated with either a trademark application or registration in Educational or anywhere else.
Is Internationalized Domain Name (IDN) offered?
Registration of .SCHOOL IDN domain names with non-ASCII characters is not possible.
Are generic domains available for .SCHOOL domains?
No restrictions, but generally the Educational domain authority might have a list of blocked/reserved names (i.e., geographic, political and other names) which cannot be registered.
Is the .SCHOOL domain price guaranteed?
So long as the domain name is a normal .SCHOOL, then the price will not change. However, the .SCHOOL registry has a short list of Premium names at a higher price. Please see other FAQ item regarding Premium names.
What is a Premium .SCHOOL name?
The .SCHOOL registry has a short list of Premium names registered at a substantially higher annual fee level. These are typically short and well known dictionary words, well known company names, 1-2-3 letter words and numbers etc.. At the moment we are not able to live-check for such Premium classification. We therefore ask you to either contact us beforehand at Contact us
, or file the application, whereafter we will check for its status before continuing. Should the domain prove to have a higher price level, we will inform you whereafter you can either go ahead with the new price level or cancel your application at no cost.
How long does it take to register a .SCHOOL domain name?
Usually, it does not take longer than 0 days to register a .SCHOOL domain in Educational. We will submit the application as soon as possible. However, we cannot offer guarantees as we have no impact on the speed of the Educational domain authority once the domain application has been submitted.
What is the minimum number of characters a .SCHOOL domain name can consist of?
Applications for .SCHOOL domain names with less than 3 characters cannot be accepted.
What is the maximum number of characters a .SCHOOL domain name can consist of?
Applications for .SCHOOL domain names with more than 64 characters cannot be accepted.
Is it possible to register more than one Educational domain name?
It is possible for one applicant to register an unlimited number of Educational .SCHOOL domain names.
Do I have to configure my DNS in advance?
You do not have to configure your Domain Name Server ahead of time for .SCHOOL domains.
Are there other TLDs related to Educational available?
Yes, there are other Educational domain extensions available at EuropeID. Some of them might not have the local presence requirement and may be unrestricted. Please check the available domains for Educational below: