Microsoft AER

At The Computer Store, University of Akron students may purchase Microsoft software at greatly reduced costs. Students, faculty and staff are only eligible to purchase one copy of each product release and only one platform (Windows or MAC) of each product. The contract with Microsoft also restricts the purchase of the most current Office for both Windows and MAC.
The software registration restricts the installation to only ONE computer.

Who is eligible for the discount?

  • Students enrolled in at least one credited course with a valid University of Akron Zip Card
  • Faculty & Staff currently employed by the university with a valid University of Akron Zip Card
    • Former employers, third-party contractors and volunteers are not eligible

Featured Software

Office for Mac 2011

Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 Home and Business Edition is now available for only $59.00!  The new and improved Office includes:

Word

Word 2011

Communicate your ideas.

Create instant buzz with media-rich layouts, templates, and themes in great-looking documents.

Excel

Excel 2011

Show them the money.

Create great-looking charts, graphs, and informative financial reports.

PowerPoint

PowerPoint 2011

Capture eyes and ears.

Create polished business or student presentations.

Outlook

Outlook 2011

Control your inbox.

Stay connected via My Day, Calendar, and improved Exchange server support.

For more information on the new Office for Mac, visit http://www.microsoft.com/mac/products.

 

Office 2013 & Office 365

Microsoft Office 365 is new offering from Microsoft. A 4 year subscription is available for $79.00! This version of Office works on both PCs and Macs, and can be installed on up to 2 computers. It includes (Note: uses 2011 apps on Macs):

  •   Microsoft Word 2013
  •   Microsoft Excel 2013
  •   Microsoft Outlook 2013 with Business Contact Manager
  •   Microsoft PowerPoint 2013
  •   Microsoft OneNote 2013
  •   Microsoft Access 2013
  •   Microsoft Publisher 2013
  •   Microsoft Office Web Apps New addition to suite
  •   Integrated solution capabilities such as enterprise content management (ECM), electronic forms, and information rights and policy capabilities

Microsoft Office Home and Student 2013 is now available for $135.00! This version of Office for Windows includes:

  •   Microsoft Word 2013
  •   Microsoft Excel 2013
  •   Microsoft PowerPoint 2013
  •   Microsoft OneNote 2013

Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac available for $25 while supplies last! This version includes:

  • Word 2008
  • Powerpoint 2008
  • Entourage 2008
  • Messenger for Mac 7
  • Microsoft Office Live Workspace support
  • Compatibility with Windows-based Office users

Windows 7Windows 8

Upgrade from Windows Vista or Windows XP today with Windows 7 or Windows 8!

  • Windows 7 32-bit version $79.99
  • Windows 8 32-bit version & 64-bit version $115.00

If you have a new machine that does not have Windows we also have the full versions available!

  • Windows 7 Home Premium 32-bit version & 64-bit full version $125.00
  • Windows 7 Professional 32-bit version & 64-bit full version $165.00
  • Windows 8 32-bit version & 64-bit full version $125.00