Rider University subscribes to an annual campus-wide license that runs from July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009. The license allows for the use of a variety of Microsoft products on both University-owned and faculty/staff-owned machines. For more information on the Campus Agreement, please see Microsoft's website. The Microsoft Campus Agreement includes the rights to run the most current and any previous versions of the following products only on machines owned by Rider University:
- Microsoft Office
- Microsoft Office Mac
- Microsoft Windows Upgrades
- Microsoft CORE CAL's (Windows, SMS, SNA, Terminal Server, Exchange)
- Microsoft FrontPage
- Microsoft Publisher
- Microsoft Visual Studio Professional Edition
The Microsoft Campus Agreement also includes the rights to run the following products on machines owned by Rider University faculty and staff members. University faculty and staff members interested in home-use must purchase the installation discs at a nominal fee - installation media for faculty and staff members is no longer free of charge. The titles listed below are available for purchase at the Moore and Talbott libraries' circulation desks. Please visit the circulation desks for the most current prices.
- Windows XP Pro w/SP2
- Office 2007
- Front Page
- Office Mac 2008
Rider University faculty and staff members are now able to purchase Adobe software for home-use. Rider has partnered with Adobe and JourneyEd.com. Pricing is discounted up to 85% off retail!
- Adobe Creative Suite Design Premium
- Adobe Creative Suite Design Master Collection
- Adobe Acrobat Pro
To purchase this software as well as other titles click here.