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Northwest Missouri State University

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Microsoft Purchase Program

Northwest Missouri State University is now offering a selection of Microsoft products at a discounted price for students as well as employees. The Microsoft Student Select program allows students and employees at Northwest to purchase full-featured, perpetually-licensed software at special academic discounts up to 80 percent off the retail price. The list of software includes Microsoft Office 2011 for Mac, Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac, Office 2010, Visio 2010, Project 2010 and Microsoft Windows 7 Pro.

The web address for the store is


If you are a new member, you will need to create a user account. In order to qualify for this program, you must provide your Northwest e-mail address to verify your status at Northwest.

Note: The password you created for this account is not your Northwest password.

After you complete the registration process, you will receive a verification e-mail with a link to follow, which will complete the registration process. The key codes are shipped on the media package (yellow sticker on back of CD sleeve). The keys shipped with the media are one-time-use only (up to two activations on the same machine in case a reformat is required). License activation questions can be directed to E-Academy at

Note:  Northwest's Client Computing-Information Technology Help Desk will not be responsible for the installation and support for products offered on these sites.

Installation and support questions should be directed to Microsoft's Technical Support.