A: Microsoft Student Store is a program whereby eligible students can enjoy certain special discounts on software and hardware from Microsoft.
A: Discounted Software: Eligible students may purchase a maximum of three software licenses per 12-month period, and no more than one license per software title. In no event may a single household purchase more than a maximum of three software licenses during a 12-month period.
Discounted Hardware and Other Items: Microsoft Student Store offers that involve hardware or other non-software products may also have limits on the number of items that may be purchased per student, per household, per offer, or per period as described in the specific offer terms.
A: You must be a student at an eligible accredited educational institution geographically located in the United States and must be actively enrolled in at least 0.5 course credit hours at that educational institution and must be able to provide proof of enrollment to Microsoft or its appointed vendor upon request.
A: During the checkout process, you will be asked to submit a valid email address from a U.S. higher-education institution, and/or log into our verification tool using your credentials supplied to you by your school. Most valid email addresses contain the domain suffix ".edu".
A: Please contact the Microsoft Student Store customer support team via email at email@example.com. In your email message, please provide a scanned copy of one of the following:
A: Academic versions of Microsoft Software offered through the Microsoft Student Store have the same functionality as non-Academic equivalent versions.
A: Microsoft Student Store uses your WLID during verification, and to identify your Store account. On your account pages you can find your software product keys and download or re-download any downloadable software you purchase. You can use your WLID as a single account ID across many Microsoft sites. If you don’t have a WLID, you can easily create one during the checkout process.
A: Software product keys will be provided on the purchase confirmation page. They will also be sent to the .edu email address used to confirm eligibility and purchase the product. Software product keys are also stored in the Windows Live ID account associated with your .edu email address.
The offer is only made available to eligible students under the Program Terms and Conditions.