To set up Copilot as an authenticated Github Student Developer, you need to follow these steps:
Setting up your GitHub Student Account
Create a GitHub account: If you don't already have one, create a GitHub account. GitHub account is free, so if you have not signed up yet feel free to sign up as it is a prerequisite before you can access the Student Developer Pack. https://github.com
There are over 100 benefits from various companies that are packed together in the GitHub students developers pack. The GitHub student’s developer pack is strictly for students. Therefore before you can access it you would prove your student identity through your school registered email domain or through an identification process for people whose school doesn't offer school email.
The steps below are for students with school emails. If you do not have a school-dedicated email, you can still access the GitHub student developer pack by contacting GitHub Support @support.github.com/request.
GitHub Education is a program established by GitHub for students, teachers, and schools. The benefits of GitHub education to students and educators. The GitHub education has offers for students such as: