In addition to the tremendous benefit to our students, the MCA
and Apple® Agreements provide UA faculty and staff with access to
everyday at-work use product licenses for work purposes at NO COST,
or for personal use ("Home
Use") at a greatly reduced cost.
Backup Media is available to purchase through UA BookStores
for a small additional cost.
Evaluation Licenses—Please contact the UA BookStores
Licensing Department: 520-621-8897 for information.
ABOUT THE MICROSOFT® & APPLE® AGREEMENTS.
The Microsoft® Campus Agreement (MCA) and it's Apple® Agreement
counterpart are the product of strategic negotiations between the UA Office of
the CIO and these prominent software vendors. These agreements provide
incredible cost-savings benefits to the UA student population as well as UA
staff and departments with the procurement of dramatically discounted software
licenses for products that we use every day. The MCA provides a cost-effective
solution for supplying working professionals and departments within the
University of Arizona with daily use software at no cost or as a dramatically
The agreements are funded by the Office of the CIO and managed by the UA
BookStores Licensing Office. Computers that are owned or leased by The
University of Arizona are covered by the Campus License Agreements for the
duration of the contract. The MCA and Apple® Agreement is effective June 30,
Microsoft Tutorials. University of Arizona faculty and staff
are encouraged to take advantage of Microsoft E-Learning courses through the
duration of the Microsoft Campus Agreement. E-Learning sessions provide access
to self-paced, interactive training developed by Microsoft experts, and are
designed to improve user proficiency, boost staff productivity, and lower
organizational training costs.
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