About .academy domains
The .academy internet domain name was launched in 2014 and is dedicated to education, especially academia
It is a good way to connect students globally and help them socialize without letting distance or cultural differences interfere. There are currently programs in higher education that aim to internationalize education, and .academy comes to their aid.
The extension is suitable for teachers, student associations, courses and academic institutions, partnerships, etc.
In addition to these categories, .academy can also be used for sites that offer specializations in certain areas, such as: Sport(sportscience.academy), video games(gaming.academy) or painting(learntopaint.academy.
Other sites: urm.academy, iconic.academy, spanish.academy, european.academy.
Domain registration restrictions:
.academy can be registered by anyone
Other details about .academy domains:
.academy was delegated to the Root Zone on 17 December 2013
Characteristics of .academy domains:
.academy registration rules:
The registration rules for Internet domains are established by the authority that manages each type of domain. The registration and use of an Internet domain name must comply with these rules.
IDN (Internationalized domain name):
1 to 10 years
Grace period upon renewal:
up to 45 days following the expiration date
yes, renews the domain name for one year
Grace period upon deletion:
30 days of quarantine
Number of characters:
3 to 63 alphanumeric characters
WHOIS privacy protection:
Number of nameservers:
2 or more NS
.academy domain prices
|.academy domain registration||11 € / year|
|.academy domain transfer||28 € / year|
|.academy domain renewal||28 € / year|
For other domain names prices check: Complete list of domain name prices.
Customers in Romania pay in RON at the BNR exchange rate + 2%.
VAT is added to the displayed prices from site according to tax regulations.
Register .academy domain
Check .academy domain availability and register by completing the form below:
If you want to register a domain type other than .academy, go to the form regarding domain registration.
What you have to know about .academy domain registration
- .academy domain registration is made on your name as any domain offered by Hosterion.
- You have full rights to domains registered through Hosterion: you can use the domain as you choose and you can always transfer it to another provider if you wish. We don't hinder you and we don't force you to stay with us.
- Any domain includes, without additional costs, a premium service of DNS hosting.
- If you have registered an .academy domain with us, you will receive an email notification 60 days before your domain expires.
- The proforma invoice for domain renewals is automatically issued and emailed 14 days before the domain expires. To ensure that your domain is up and running we recommend that you pay your invoice early, as it can take 1-2 working days for us to transfer the money and process the payment. The payment of the invoice is optional: if you no longer need the domain, you are under no obligation to pay it.
- We also recommend choosing a web hosting package from us, but it is totally optional.