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 AdvantageDell Advantage for Employees is a loyalty program where employees, staff and students of our Education customers can purchase personal Dell Systems and Accessories at a discounted price using a discount voucher based system.
Your University is already a member of the *Dell Advantage for Employees* programme.
To get your Discount Voucher Codes, please log in with your University email address here:
Dell Advantage for Employees - Voucher Request
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