There are lots of benefit if you have a .edu email address like some free giveaway as having .edu email address, Dropbox offer double referral storage to 500 MB etc, unfortunately .edu email address hard to get unless you are colleges student. If you find through internet and aim to get this kind of email account, most of the method published on internet are invalid.
Well i would like to share with you how to get a valid free .edu email address, you will not get lost and may need it in future.
Free .EDU Email Address
1.Visit https://eims.maricopa.edu/MAW/MAW.html, then select 「 I am a new student have never attended any Maricopa Community College or skill centers 」 and enter code and click NEXT.
2.Now you need to enter identity information, first you need an US identity. Visit fake name generator website if you’re come from outside US region. Remember create an US identity by click Generate button.
3.Key in all information. I will not describe more how to key in all this information, just follow all US identity created by fake name generator.
4.A MEID account created and website will show all MEID account information, please save and keep it in safe place. It may take up to 20 minutes before you are able log into your new email but as i tested it will take at least 60 minutes, please patient.
Login in .edu email address http://mail.google.com/a/maricopa.edu
If you can get the account from Maricopa Community College, try register another free edu account from California colleges.