Higher education

Find solutions and resources to enhance campus experiences, empower faculty, and harness data to improve outcomes.

Colleges and universities are evolving to meet the expectations of a growing population of students.

Higher education leaders face challenges with funding, global competition, keeping up with a connected world and legacy systems, and supporting a diverse set of students who are mobile. Smart technology solutions help you solve those challenges and transform so your campus can thrive.


Run IT operations effectively

Protect your students and institution with end-to-end, intelligent solutions for cyber and physical security.

Smart and secure campus

Protect your students and institution with end-to-end, intelligent solutions for cyber and physical security.

Student lifecycle and success management

Help your institution attract the best students, create optimum student results, and elevate your institutional performance.

Academic research

Accelerate academic research with on-demand computing, advanced analytics, and data lifecycle management.

Plan your digital transformation

Microsoft Education Transformation Framework for Higher Education provides practical advice to help develop a holistic, long-term strategy for digital transformation, implemented in discrete phases.

Explore the Transformation Framework
Explore the Transformation Framework

Campus stories

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Northern Illinois University

University switches to Office 365 to improve student mobility and campus collaboration.

University built secure, flexible Virtual Student Computing Center with Windows, Office, and Microsoft Hyper-V technology.
Hong Kong Polytechnic University

University built secure, flexible Virtual Student Computing Center with Windows, Office, and Microsoft Hyper-V technology.

University optimizes operations for streamlined academic research.
University of Tennessee

University optimizes operations for streamlined academic research.

University harnesses Power BI to democratize data-driven decision-making.
Stetson University

University harnesses Power BI to democratize data-driven decision-making.

Center supports education policies with Microsoft Power BI, Machine Learning with Cortana.
Centro de Investigación Avanzada en Educación

Center supports education policies with Microsoft Power BI, Machine Learning with Cortana.

Get your students prepared for their careers

RESOURCES FOR STUDENTS
Help students learn to code

Find resources that help students learn to code and get the training and tools they need.

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Give students experience using Microsoft Dynamics and Power Platform

Receive Microsoft Dynamics and Business Application software and support for your classroom.

EXPLORE MICROSOFT VIRTUAL ACADEMY
Student developer training

Find free online courses and hands-on tutorials to advance coding skills.

Microsoft Imagine Academy

Microsoft Imagine Academy provides industry-recognized technology education, skills, and certifications students need to succeed.

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Discounts and offers

GET OFFICE FREE

Students get Office 365 Education free, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote and more. All you need is a valid school email address.

Save 10% or more on select products for students, parents, and educators.

Browse apps

Find apps to engage and inspire students.



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