Microsoft Azure Dev Tools for Teaching

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Microsoft Azure Dev Tools for Teaching is a subscription program from Microsoft to provide professional developer and design tools for teaching and research.

Microsoft Azure Dev Tools for Teaching Standard

Microsoft Azure Dev Tools for Teaching Standard covers all students, faculty, and labs across the University. Products include Visual Studio, Windows Server, SQL Server, and others.

Microsoft Azure Dev Tools for Teaching Premium

Microsoft Azure Dev Tools for Teaching Premium is offered to STEM programs only.

 

Visit the Microsoft Azure Dev Tools for Teaching website to see answers to frequently asked questions.

Cost

No cost for eligible users.

Eligibility

Departments Faculty Students

Software is accessed through the WebStore using myBama credentials.

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For lab installations, lab coordinators can request access to the WebStore to download products and product keys by contacting the IT Service Desk.

Eligiblity and Cost

Software provided through Microsoft Azure Dev Tools for Teaching Standard is available at no cost to UA students, faculty, and academic departmental labs.

Students

Students enrolled in at least one course during the current semester may install the software on personal machines.  Students may continue to use the software when they are no longer students provided they do so in accordance with the Microsoft Azure Dev Tools for Teaching Standard Subscription Agreement terms.

Faculty

Current faculty members teaching courses or conducting academic, non-commercial research may install the software on personal or University-owned machines.

Computer Labs

Academic department computer labs may use the Microsoft Azure Dev Tools for Teaching software.

Licensing Information

This software is licensed for use on both personal and University-owned machines and devices.

Microsoft Azure Dev Tools for Teaching products may only be used for academic instruction, academic projects, and non-commercial research. Use of Microsoft Azure Dev Tools for Teaching software for commercial purposes is prohibited, except if developing apps and games for the Windows platform to be published on Microsoft app stores for no cost. All licensing information and restrictions are detailed in the Usage Guidelines.

Visual Studio and other products offered through Microsoft Azure Dev Tools for administrative use can be purchased via the Microsoft Select Agreement.

Software Information

Administrative users are not eligible to access Microsoft Azure Dev Tools for Teaching Standard software. Software may be purchased through the Microsoft Select Agreement.  Check with your departmental IT group to determine if certain software is already available to you.