โรงเรียนเก่าในเมืองโตเกียวแห่งหนึ่ง กำลังจะประสบปัญหาทางด้านการเงินและมีความจำเป็นต้องปิดตัวลง กลุ่มนักเรียนหญิง 9 คนจึงตั้งใจปกป้องโรงเรียนอันเป็นที่รัก ทำให้เกิด “School Idol Project” ขึ้น
Otonokizaka highschool is in an exceedingly crisis! With the amount of enrolling students dropping lower and lower each year, the college is about to close up once its current initial years graduate. However, second year Honoka Kousaka refuses to let it go while not a fight. finding out an answer, she comes across well-liked college idol cluster A-RISE and sets bent produce a college idol cluster of her own. With the assistance of her childhood friends Umi Sonoda and Kotori Minami, Honoka forms μ's (pronounced "muse") to spice up awareness and recognition of her college. Unfortunately, it's all easier aforesaid than done. Student council president Eri Ayase vehemently opposes the institution of a college idol cluster and can do something in her power to stop its creation. Moreover, Honoka and her friends have hassle attracting any further members. however the Love Live, a contest to work out the most effective and most beloved college idol teams in Japan, will facilitate them gain the eye they urgently would like. With the competition quick approaching, Honoka should act quickly and diligently to undertake and convey along a college idol cluster and win the Love board order to save lots of Otonokizaka highschool.