RoyalDiscount is proud to be an Authorized Reseller of Microsoft Academic
Full Packaged Products (FPP). Microsoft makes these products available at a great value for
Qualified Educational Users, though there are a few things you should know before purchasing a
Microsoft Academic product. Before purchasing, please be
sure that you are eligible to use
Microsoft Academic software. Microsoft Academic Full Packaged Products are for students,
faculty members, and school staff of qualified educational institutions. (see below for details).
Microsoft Academic FPP items cannot be bought online by Educational
Institutions. If you represent an Educational Institution, please see
this page for our
selection of Microsoft Academic Volume Licenses.
Who is a Qualified Educational User?
Full and part-time enrolled Students of
Full and part-timeFaculty and Staff of educational institutions.
What proof of eligibility is required?
Students: One of the
following items as proof of
Current student identification card
Studentís valid school report card for the current calendar year
School enrollment letter confirming the student is enrolled for the
current calendar year; or
Government provided student bus/train (or equivalent) pass
Faculty and staff: One of the following items as proof of current
Current Staff Identification card for an educational institution
Current Teacher registration card; or
Recent pay slip from the educational institution at which you are
Please note that we are required by Microsoft to retain this eligibility
information for 2 years.
How do I submit my proof of eligibility?
You may send your proof of eligibility to us in one of three ways: