Download Microsoft Development Software through Microsoft Imagine (formerly DreamSpark)

  1. UA CS students can download Microsoft development software for free through Imagine.

  2. To qualify, you must be a CS major admitted to the College of Arts and Sciences and currently enrolled in a CS course.

  3. After being signed up, a student will receive an automated email from Microsoft. Follow the instructions in the email to register and download software. Save the email for future reference. A student can only download each piece of software once, but can use it for any length of time for non-commercial purposes.

  4. If you had an old DreamSpark/Imagine account, you should receive an email related to reactivation of the account.