MSDN Academic Alliance
MSDNAA (Microsoft Developers Network Academic Alliance) is a program which offers a large selection of Microsoft software free to students from qualified departments. The software available includes the latest versions of Microsoft operating systems, development tools, and productivity applications such as Windows XP, Windows Vista, Visual Studio 2008, and more.
Read the following document(s):
Master End-User License Agreement
Amendment to Master End-User License Agreement
Read and print the following document(s) for your records:
Student Use Guidelines (pdf)
MSDN AA Software Center