G Suite Enterprise for Education FAQ’s

How does G Suite Enterprise for Education licenses work?

  • G Suite Enterprise has two different pricing models- Partial Domain Licenses (PDL) and Full Domain Licenses (FDL).

  • Partial Domain Licenses cost $48/user/year.

  • Full Domain Licenses pricing is $24/year/faculty and you receive 10:1 student licenses for free when purchasing for your entire domain.

  • Google uses the NCES database to calculate FTE, found here.

How long is the promotional pricing available?

  • G Suite Enterprise for Education promotional pricing has been confirmed through July 31, 2020. For organizations purchasing full domain licenses, the price can be “locked-in” for 3 consecutive years to assist with long-term budgeting.

Can I try G Suite Enterprise for Education before I buy it for my organization?

  • Yes, for 30 days, every G Suite for Education domain can trial G Suite Enterprise for Education with up to 10 user licenses. Fill out this form to get a trial started today.

What is the difference between purchasing licenses for a partial and full domain?

  • Some functionality is only available to licensed users including Cloud Search, Originality Reports, Context-Aware Access, Windows 10 Device Management, Record in Meet, Live Streaming, Mobile Device Management, Gmail logs to BigQuery, and your choice of data regions. More on licensing can be found here.

What type of onboarding/support is offered by Amplified IT?

  • Amplified IT provides G Suite Enterprise customers with full onboarding, support, and resources for continued learning. Launching in April 2020, there will be a full online course to support schools adopting G Suite Enterprise.


G Suite for Education VS. G Suite Enterprise for Education




gmail icon Institution-wide email through Gmail
Shared Calendars
Collaboration with Google Classroom Originality Reports
Video and voice conferencing
US Access
International Access
Up to 100 Participants
Up to 250 Participants
Live Streaming up to 100k viewers




gmail icon Unlimited Storage
Smart search across G Suite with Cloud Search
24/7 Support by phone, email, and online
Priority Support for 200+ licenses
Dedicated team of product support specialist
Priority support response time
eDiscovery for emails, chat, and files
Retention and archiving for Gmail and Meet
Audit report to track user activity




gmail icon Security and administration controls
Device Management (Android, iOS)
Basic mobile device management
Advanced mobile device management
Hosted S/MIME for Gmail
Enterprise-Grade Access control with
security key enforcement
Data Loss Prevention (DLP) for Gmail & Drive
DLP Advanced Protection Program
Data Regions
Gmail Logs and admin reports in BigQuery
Integrate Gmail with compliant third-party
archiving tools
Security Center
Security Investigation tool
Anomaly detection(beta)
Security Sandbox
Password vaulted apps
Context-aware access
G Suite Migrate tool