Frequently Asked Questions

Q. How long does the Course Hero $85k Sweepstakes run for?

This sweepstakes runs from 9/16/2019 to 12/15/2019. There are 3 different entry periods, with 3 different prizes. 


Q. What prizes are you giving away?









Q. Who is eligible to enter the sweepstakes?

  • You must be 18 years or older 
  • You are currently enrolled in an accredited college or university in the United States, as listed on the U.S. Department of Education website, available at http://ope.ed.gov/accreditation/Search.aspx
  • Open to residents of all U.S. states, except for New York, Florida, and Rhode Island

Q: How do I enter the sweepstakes?

Login to your Course Hero account and then go to the sweepstakes page.


Q. Can I enter the sweepstakes more than once?

Yes. You can enter the sweepstakes as often as you want. There’s no limit to the number of entries. See sweepstakes rules for more details. 


Q: How many prizes could I win?

We draw a unique winner (or winners) at the end of each sweepstakes entry period, so, if you’re really lucky, you could win 3 different prizes.


Q. How will I know if I’m entered in the sweepstakes?

Log in to your Course Hero account to confirm whether the documents you’ve uploaded have been accepted. For every 10 study documents accepted, you earn one sweepstakes entry. You can also contact our Customer Support to see if you’ve entered the sweepstakes.


Q. Is my entry for entry period #1 valid for entry period #2?

No. If you enter the sweepstakes in period #1, you need to enter it again for period #2.  


Q. Is my entry for entry period #1 or entry period #2 valid for entry period #3?

Yes. Your entry/entries for period #1 and period #2 are automatically entered for period #3.


Q: Are Course Hero monthly scholarships different from the sweepstakes?

Yes! Applying for a scholarship is a separate process. See complete details of the scholarships and complete details of the sweepstakes


Q: When will the prize drawings be held?









Q: How will I know if I win?

The winners for each entry period will be notified via email after each drawing date.









Entry periods

1) 9/16-10/15

2) 10/16-11/15

3) 9/16-12/15

Prizes

10 MacBook Pro prizes

Flight and hotel voucher prizes

$50,000 cash prize

Drawing dates

10/30/19

12/2/19

1/15/20

Entry periods

1) 9/16-10/15

2) 10/16-11/15

3) 9/16-12/15

Prizes

10 MacBook Pro prizes

Flight and hotel voucher prizes

$50,000 cash prize

# of winners

10 winners

5 winners

1 winner

Prize value for each winner

$1,500

$4,000

$50,000

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