How to Watch ESPNU on FireStick (2023)


This is a step-by-step guide on how to watch ESPNU on FireStick, FireTV, & FireTV Box. 

ESPNU is the subchannel of ESPN Network that is specified for College Sports. ESPNU broadcast all the sports leagues of the college sports like Basketball, Hockey, Soccer, Volleyball, and others.

It’s especially considered events are NCAAF, FA Cup, WNBA, and many others that you can enjoy all on ESPNU

ESPNU can be accessed by using the ESPN App on FireStick. You have to first download the ESPN app on your firestick and then you will be able to access all the content of ESPNU as well through this app.

As the service is US-Based, if you try to access the service outside the US then you will face the geo-restriction error, something like this:


2 Ways to Watch ESPNU on FireStick

I have discussed two different methods to watch ESPNU on FireStick. These methods are:

Since the ESPN network is a US-Based service so if you are using it outside the US then it is strictly advised that you use a VPN on your FireStick device.

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Watch ESPNU on FireStick using Amazon Silk Browser

The Amazon Silk Browser method is a free one in which we will be streaming ESPNU by visiting the USTV GO website that streams free Live TV from anywhere.

It is recommended to install and use ExpressVPN on FireStick because you will be Streaming ESPNU for free and we don’t know whether it holds a proper license to telecast or not.

Follow the steps below:

Step 1: Open Firestick Home


Step 2: Select the Find menu


Step 3: Click on the Search option


Step 4: Type “Internet Browser” and select it from the list


Step 5: Select the Internet icon when the below screen appears


Step 6: Click on “Download” and wait for the app to install


Step 7: Wait until the download is completed


Step 8: If you’re from outside the US, you need to install ExpressVPN and connect to the US server to bypass geo-restrictions.


Step 9: Select ExpressVPN from the suggestions bellow


Step 10: Open Express VPN once installed


Step 11: You must connect the server to USA-New York to access ESPNU as it is restricted to the USA only


Step 12: Select Open to access the installed browser


Step 13: Once the browser opens, click on Accept Terms


Step 14: By default, the tab would be open


Step 15: Enter this URL and enter

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Step 16: This is the Homepage of the USTV Go


Step 13: Scroll down to Choose ESPNU


Step 14: Click Play


Step 15: This is ESPNU streaming live



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Watch ESPNU on FireStick with Amazon App Store

Since there is no separate ESPNU app, you have to install the ESPN app on your FireStick and access ESPNU within it. The ESPN app is easily available on the Amazon App Store.

If you are outside the United States, then make sure you install and use ExpressVPN on FireStick and connect US Server to Download ESPN app on FireStick

Now follow these steps to install the ESPN app on FireStick:

Step 1: On the home screen, click the Find tab of your FireStick


Step 2: Click the Search button


Step 3: Type ESPN for Fire TV in the search bar and click the relevant search results


Step 4: Click the ESPN App


Step 5: Hit the Download or Get button. Once the download ends, click Open


Step 6: ESPN app will be launched on your FireStick device


Step 7: A code will be displayed on your screen and you will be asked to visit ESPN Activation Site on your computer or mobile phone


Step 8: You will land on this page after clicking the above link


Step 9: Enter the code displayed on your FireStick and click Continue


Step 10: Click Continue again


Step 11: Provide a TV subscription credential to verify your account.

Step 12: Now go back to ESPN App on FireStick and stream the ESPNU content.

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Other Premium Service to Watch ESPNU

FireStick provides many streaming service options by which you can watch ESPNU on your Firestick device. It is essential to use ExpressVPN before using these services because all of these services are geo-blocked outside the US.

 Sling TVsling-tv

Sling TV is the Premium Streaming Service but it is also called the lightweight on pocket due to its cheapest price offer of just $30/mo. Sling TV offers more than 50 Live TV Channels including ESPNU, CNN, TLC, AMC, FX, TBS, Fox News, and many more.

Sling TV is only available in the United States so you will not be able to access it outside the US unless you use Surfshark and connect US Server.

Read more: How to Install Sling TV on FireStick

1. HuluWatch-hulu-on-firestick

Hulu is known to be the best streaming app in the United States due to its huge library of video content including Movies, TV Shows, HULU originals, Sports, and much more.

Hulu has a partnership with Disney+ and ESPN and has announced the new package for just $12/mo. Hulu is supported by almost every device.

Read more: How to Install HULU on FireStick

Fubo TV


Fubo TV is a great streaming service to watch sports events Live and on-demand including ESPNU, ABC, Disney, Fox, NBC, and more. Fubo TV is only available in the US, Canada, and Spain. 

If you are not in these countries then you have to use ExpressVPN on FireStick and connect to any server of these 3 countries. It is a bit expensive but still worth spending because it offers not only ESPNU but also tons of live channels and video content as well at a cost starting from $65/mo.

Read More: How to Install Fubo TV on FireStick

YouTube TV


YouTube TV is a Premium Based streaming service that allows you to watch more than 85+ channels. Its channel includes ESPN Networks, FOX, HGTV, ABC, etc.

It is easily available on Amazon App Store. It is only available in the US so if you are trying to access it from outside the US you have to use ExpressVPN and connect US Server to access its content. Its subscription price is $65/mo.

Read more: How to Install YouTube TV on FireStick

Alternatives to ESPNU

There are other apps that can also stream college sports and other sports all around the world. These alternatives are:


How can I watch ESPNU?

We have mentioned 2 methods to watch ESPNU on Firestick (Free and premium). You can choose whatever suits you best. However, if you already have a subscription to Premium Live TV service then you can also watch ESPNU from it.

Is ESPNU the same as ESPN+?

ESPN is a channel, while ESPN Plus is a streaming service. When you sign up for ESPN Plus, you do not get access to channels like ESPN, ESPN2, or ESPNU.

Do you pay for ESPNU?

ESPNU is a Cable TV Channel that is subscription based, but here in this guide, we have mentioned the free methods to watch ESPNU on Firestick.

Final Words

ESPN Network has classified sports in a very efficient way. It has announced multiple services for different sports (i.e ESPN+ & ESPNU). ESPNU is a service that covers the Colleges Sports like Football, Baseball, Volleyball, etc.

Although, there is no separate app like ESPNU or ESPN+. These services are all available on one app of ESPN for a single price.

But keep in mind that you must use ExpressVPN on a FireStick device before streaming the service free or Premium either.

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