What are the benefits included in MSDN AA? How does MSDN AA cost?

MSDN AA includes thousands of dollars worth of software, tools and IT Academy Student Pass Training material, that you can provide all eligible students in the member STEM-D department, for installation on their personal machines and on your lab machines. In addition to the free ELMS software distribution mechanism (http://www.e-academy.com/MSDNAA_RequestForm_main.cfm), the following benefits are included…

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How to sign-up for MSDN AA – a step-by-step guide

MSDN AA is an important program where Microsoft works with universities to put Microsoft software in the hands of students registered in a science, technology, math, and/or engineering program. MSDN AA is a paid membership program for college and university departments that enables them to issue software to their students. In addition, any student club…

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How is the MSDN AA software distributed to students in STEM departments?

After the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) department sign-ups for a MSDN AA membership, getting the MSDN AA software and tools to your students and faculty involves 3 simple steps: Selecting the software distribution mechanism: (once per Lifetime) Once per lifetime of the MSDN AA membership, select from the among the 4 options (detailed…

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Why should MSDN AA software be made available to ALL eligible students (even if their class does not use the software)?

Technology skills are important for the student’s career development, are increasingly a key ingredient of their  life and learning. Employers demand the latest technical skills, irrespective of the student’s major in college. thus technology skills can be a huge differentiator but are also a requirement in today’s technology-driven world. Educational institutions can add value to…

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Can any student get MSDN AA software?

MSDN Academic Alliance (http://msdnaa.net) is an important program where Microsoft works with universities to put Microsoft software in the hands of students registered in a science, technology, math, and/or engineering program, for non-commercial use. It will continue in close cooperation with schools around the world. MSDN AA is a paid membership program for college and…

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Why does MSDN AA exist?

Technology skills are increasingly important for success of students and for continued leadership in technology arena. The MSDN AA program supports and advances the learning and skills in the areas of technical design, math, science, engineering and technology, by making the latest Microsoft developer and design software and tool and learning resources at an economical…

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What is MSDN-Academic Alliance (MSDNAA)?

Microsoft Developer Network – Academic Alliance (MSDN AA) is the easiest and most inexpensive way for students and faculty in the technology and design fields to get the latest Microsoft software they need (through educators and Institutional Access).  MSDN AA refers to a family of memberships available to meet the different needs of the academic…

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