Minecraft - Education Edition

To download Minecraft:

  • Step 1: go to


  • Step 2: Click "Download" on the top left-hand side of the page

  • Step 3: Click "Download now" in the middle of the page

  • Step 4: After the download in complete, you will see a popup that says "Welcome to the Minecraft: Education Edition Setup Edition Wizard", then follow the prompts

  • Step 5: Once you get to the install page, after clicking agree there will be a seperate pop up that will ask for permission to make changes to your device; you can select agree.

  • Step 6: After the install is complete, click "Finish" to exit the setup wizard
  • Step 7: Enjoy playing!



For Teachers who want to create a Minecraft Education account:

  • Step 1: go to


  • Step 2: At the top left hand side of the page, click "sign in"

  • Step 3: Select "Sign-in options" below the sign in box

  • Step 4: Select "Sign in to an organization"

  • Step 5: Type in "uidaho.edu" below "Find your organization" and click "Next"

  • Step 6: You should see the University of Idaho sign in page, use your school credentials to log in

  • Step 7: Complete your profile

  • Step 8: Explore your classroom! In order to download Minecraft, follow the steps above.


Article ID: 2081
Thu 2/17/22 3:04 PM
Mon 1/30/23 4:00 PM