This article provides information on the deals available to University of Portsmouth students when purchasing computers, software and accessories.
Are you thinking of buying a new computer, software or accessories? There are some special arrangements that you are entitled to take advantage of as a student at the University of Portsmouth.
Computers and Accessories
Dell VIPClub - Staff & Students
With the Dell VIP Club you have access to the following Discounts:
In order to receive the discount please use the following discount codes:
18B1WG2ZDC1S$3 for 10%
R931NJ3LPNTV$R for 20%
Discounts are valid on purchases available under the 'for home' tab, you will need to enter the codes when proceeding to checkout during purchasing.
Use the following link to view the Dell catalogue:
Apple HE contract
The Apple Store for the National Higher Education Agreement allows you to purchase Apple products at special negotiated prices. The deal includes 3 year limited parts and labour warranty as standard on all current Apple desktop and laptop computers. For this deal visit Apple Store for Education
A yearly subscription to Microsoft Office 365 is available for free to both staff and students. The subscription allows staff to install the latest desktop version of Microsoft Office on upto 5 computers.
It also gives free access to Office Online applications and Office apps for mobile devices.
For more information please and to sign-up please read this article: Office 365 information
Note: Your free Office 365 subscription must be renewed annually via the webstore
Free Microsoft software DreamSpark / Microsoft Imagine
Students on Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) courses are eligible to receive free Microsoft software relevant to your course through DreamSpark / Microsoft Imagine. Click here for more info.
There is an offer available that allows students to purchase the Endnote software at a reduced rate.
We also have an FAQ page for information about EndNote, it's use and free alternatives here: EndNote FAQ