What is the difference between Microsoft Student Select and Microsoft Work at Home products?

Microsoft Student Select

  • Provides a personal use license that can be used by all students, staff and faculty who are a part of a participating institution. The license belongs to the user.

Microsoft Work at Home

  • Allows staff and faculty who are using a copy of the software on their work computer to install this software on their home computer for work use only. The license belongs to the institution.

Upon checkout (or in Your Account) you can review the applicable user license agreement or acceptance form that outlines all rules for these programs. All software purchased through these programs are full versions identical to available retail versions.

View all Help categories