Select Plus for Academic is the newest transactional program for medium and large institutions with approximately 250 or more PCs. Select Plus for Academic offers the advantages of a non-expiring agreement, the flexibility to acquire licenses as needed, automatic price tiering, a single agreement and Lead Affiliate customer ID to streamline account management across multiple affiliates, student licensing through Student Select Plus, and the ability to add value with a full 36 months of Software Assurance.
Special benefits of Select Plus for Academic include:
Simple license acquisitions
Acquire the new licenses you need, when you need them.
You acquire and pay for licensed products and Software Assurance, a comprehensive maintenance program, as you need them.
Software for training purposes
You may use up to 20 copies of most Microsoft licensed products for evaluation and training.
Through Software Assurance, you can easily stay current and receive even more benefits such as support resources, tools, and Microsoft E-Learning courses.