Students, faculty and staff can purchase discounted Microsoft and Adobe products (amongst others) from authorized resellers.
Adobe’s Educational site
Requirements for purchase in the Adobe Education Store:
You will be required to fax or email a valid copy of academic identification after your purchase is completed. Only after receipt and validation of your identification will your product be made available to you.
Apple has an Educational store
For more information or to purchase by phone: 1-800-MY-APPLE
At the time of the purchase via the online store or by phone, you won't need any verification information. However, after you have placed your purchase, you may be contacted for further information.Make sure you have your Staff or student # on hand to get the deals. Staff can also send Apple a copy of their Pay statement and students can send a copy of a tuition receipt.
UVIC’s Computer Store
For more information or to purchase by phone: 250-721-8321
Information about Eligibility Requirements
Please note that you will be required to show proof of registration such as a Student or Staff ID card, or a letter of registration or pay statement.
Microsoft’s Education site
Students, Staff and faculty are eligible for a free Microsoft Office 365 license! See this page for additional details.
Staff and faculty are also eligible to purchase a copy of Microsoft Office 2013 through the Microsoft Home Use Agreement.