The Department of Information system
has made an agreement with Microsoft through the MSDNAA program that
allows the distribution of full versions of certain Microsoft
products to faculty and students associated with the department.
Students enrolled in any upper
division CIS course or graduate CIS course are eligible for
enrollment in the program.
All faculty members in the IS
department including full-time and part-time faculty members are
eligible for enrollment in the program.
For students, the enrollment will
remain active through the rest of the academic year.
Beginning of Fall each academic year all the users enrolled
in the previous academic year will be automatically removed from the system.
Students my enroll only once in
Faculty enrollment remains active
as long as the faculty members are employed at the University.
may also request for an additional copy of any of the available software.
Students can enroll only during
the third week of the quarter.
Faculty members teaching graduate
and upper division classes will collect the email addresses of
the students during this time period and submit the list to the program
Student Name Submission for Membership in MSDNAA
A membership file has been created in Google Docs for faculty
members to add directly the email addresses of the students.
To enroll a student in the MSDN program, append his or her
Calstatela email address to the file after verifying that the
student is a CIS major and that he or she is enrolled in an
upper division course.
Faculty members need a Google email address to have access to
A faculty member may also, at his or her discretion, enter the
email addresses of other CIS students majoring in CIS.
To access the membership file, click on the
membership link provided on the side bar of this page.
I have also created an easy pointer to the Google Docs file at
for your convenience.
Also, I have created an easy pointer to this page at
The names entered in the file will be uploaded to MSDN at
Faculty members are requested to maintain a backup copy of all
the email addresses entered by them in the file.
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