How do I sign in to Classroom?

Depending on your learning setting, sign in to Classroom with one of the following user account types:

  • School account—Also known as a G Suite for Education account, this account is set up by an accredited school. It looks like If you don't know your G Suite for Education account details, ask your teacher or the school’s IT admin.
  • Personal Google Account—This is set up by you, or your parent or guardian. Typically you use a personal Google Account outside of a school setting, such as a homeschool. It looks like
  • G Suite account—This is set up by your organization’s admin. It looks like

For more information, see About Classroom user accounts.

Note: Parents and guardians can't access Classroom or their child's assignments due to privacy laws. Guardians can receive email summaries if their child's teacher allows it. For more information, see About guardian email summaries.



You must have an active internet connection to sign in.

Sign in for the first time

  1. Go to and click Go to Classroom.

    Click Go to Classroom

  2. Enter your username and click Next.

    Click Next

  3. Enter your password and click Next.

    Click Next

  4. If there is a welcome message, read it and click Accept.

    Click Accept

  5. If you're using a G Suite for Education account, click I’m A Student or I’m A Teacher.
    Note: Users with personal Google Accounts won’t see this option.

    Pick your role

  6. Click Get Started.
    Click Get Started


Ready to start using Classroom?

If you have trouble signing in

Error message What it means What you can do
Your administrator hasn’t activated Classroom. Your administrator hasn’t turned on Classroom for your account. Contact your IT administrator.
This service has been disabled by your admin. Classroom isn't activated for your account. Contact your IT administrator.
You can’t use Classroom with this account. You signed in to Classroom with the wrong account.
  • Sign out and sign in again.
  • On the mobile app, you'll be asked to add another account. Sign in with the other account.
Has your admin activated Classroom? To use Classroom, ask your school’s IT or G Suite administrator to activate Classroom for your school. Your school doesn't use G Suite for Education. Your school needs to sign up for G Suite for Education before you can use Classroom.


Need more help with signing in? Students, go to Troubleshooting. Teachers, go to the Google Classroom Help Community.

Access other areas of Classroom

Students, when you’re signed in, you’ll see classes your teachers created. Click Join to add yourself to a class. For details, see Join a class.

Teachers and students, click Menu to access other areas of Classroom.

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