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Help With ~ New York Times Academic Pass

New York Times Academic Pass

Create an Account

1. Go to

2. Search for and select Hamilton College. You will be redirected to the NYT registration page.

3. Click "Create Account" and complete the fields. You must use your email address.

4. Verify your account. You will receive a confirmation email.

* The confirmation email may be routed to your spam folder. You must click the link in this email to complete the registration and claim your Complimentary Pass.

5. Download the free NYT apps.

Q. What if I already have a paid personal digital subscription?

A. It's your choice whether to keep your paid subscription or use Hamilton's NYT Academic Site License.

If you're using your Hamilton email address for a paid personal subscription you must cancel it first before you can associate it with Hamilton's site license. Cancel by contacting NYT Customer Care. Please read the details about the NYTimes Academic Site License Program before you decide to cancel. The New York Times Academic Site License has some restrictions that your personal subscription may not have.

Contact NYT Customer Care:

  • phone: 800-591-9233
  • chatIf you are on a desktop computer, you may see this option at the top right of this page. If you are on a mobile device, scroll to the bottom of this page to locate the Chat button.

Q. What if I've already registered my Hamilton email address with the NYT?

A. You may have at some point registered with the using your Hamilton email, even though you don't have a personal subscription. In order to use the Academic Pass, you need to first login to, and then follow the registration steps above. Once you received the confirmation email from, you will then have access through the Academic Pass.

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