Microsoft Campus Agreement - NIU - Division of Information Technology



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Microsoft Campus Agreement

The FY14 enrollment period is now closed. ITS will be accepting new and renewed subscriptions for FY15 beginning in May 2014. FY15 will be from July 1, 2014 through June 30, 2015.

The Microsoft Campus Agreement allows you to keep your computer software up to date without breaking your budget. The annual licensing program is specifically created to address the unique needs of higher education institutions and is especially beneficial for departments with computer labs or faculty who work at home.  The cost for the twelve-month Campus Agreement is $54.00 per FTE for:

  • Microsoft Office Standard/Professional Edition
  • Microsoft Office Macintosh Edition
  • Microsoft Windows® Upgrades
  • Microsoft Core Client Access License (CAL):
    • Exchange Server CAL
    • SharePoint Portal Server CAL
    • Systems Management Server CAL
    • Windows Server CAL

The above products can be installed on an FTE’s home computer for academic use pursuant to the terms of the home use documentation.  Other products may be added for an additional price.  Contact the ITS Helpdesk at 815-753-8188.

Download a full list of available products and point values at Microsoft Product List for Volume Licensing.  Select "download current product list."  This is a very large document.