Microsoft Developer Network Academic Alliance
About Microsoft Imagine
Microsoft Imagine for Academic Institutions is a software licensing program for schools and colleges that teach and utilize technology. USC Viterbi School of Engineering is now a participant in Microsoft Imagine program. Through Imagine, eligible USC students, faculty and staff have access to numerous Microsoft software developer and design tools, operating systems, previous versions of Office and other products, at no cost, subject to the terms of the program. It also allows eligible individuals to install these tools on their personal computers.
Visit this link for details: http://viterbi.usc.edu/resources/vit/services/imagine.htm