IT Perks and Discounts

IT Perks & Discounts

Harvard students, faculty, and staff are eligible for free and discounted software and hardware. In addition to these general perks and discounts, we encourage you to explore the IT services and tools available to your specific role and school affiliation at Harvard. 

Adobe Creative Cloud

Install Adobe Creative Cloud to gain access to 20+ desktop and mobile applications for photography, design, video, web, UX, and more. Your access includes 100GB of document cloud storage. You can install Adobe applications, including Acrobat DC, on personal or Harvard-owned devices with up to two simultaneous device activations.

Learn more about Adobe Creative Cloud

B&H Photo, Video, & Audio

Purchase computers and technology products for photography, video, audio, and more at academic pricing.

Learn more about academic pricing at B&H

Computer Hardware

Shop for personal Apple and Dell devices and accessories through the Harvard Apple and Dell online stores to receive education discounts and promotions, as well as Harvard-exclusive deals on select hardware. 

Shop for Apple products

Shop for Dell products


Purchase EndNote—the reference management tool—at academic pricing,* which includes access to EndNote online with unlimited file storage, unlimited reference storage, and group sharing.

Purchase EndNote at academic pricing

*For FAS students, faculty, and staff with a valid HUID, access EndNote free of charge.

LastPass Password Manager

Organize all of your personal and professional passwords in one secure, central location with LastPass password manager. The built-in password generator can also help create unique and complex passwords for all your accounts. You can even continue to use your personal account when you graduate or leave Harvard!

Learn more about LastPass

LinkedIn Learning

Access over 15,000 on-demand courses on computer software, business skills, and creative skills from industry experts.

Learn more about LinkedIn Learning

Microsoft 365 Office for Personal Use

If you have a Microsoft 365 account, you can download and install the latest, full versions of Microsoft Office—including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote—up to five times on any personal device.

Install Microsoft 365 Office

Microsoft Windows

For students, download Microsoft Windows 10 and 11 for free.

Download Microsoft Windows for students


Purchase a 1-year subscription to Parallels at academic pricing to run Windows applications on a Mac without rebooting.

Learn more about Parallels


For FAS students and faculty,* access SAS, a suite of software for statistical analysis and data visualization, for free.

Access SAS for FAS students and faculty

*For non-FAS students, contact your School's Service Desk for access to SAS. 


Purchase an IBM® SPSS® Statistics license at academic pricing* for your personally-owned computer. This licensed product is intended for use ONLY in support of Harvard University classroom instruction, coursework, and non-commercial research, and cannot be installed on a computer physically located in a hospital, clinic, or other similar facility.

Purchase SPSS at academic pricing

*For Harvard College undergraduate students, and FAS faculty and staff with a HUID, access SPSS free of charge.