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The Microsoft Select Program is a volume license agreement that
allows departments to purchase Microsoft products at the discounted
Select prices. This program replaces the Microsoft Open License
Program ("MOLP") at Penn.
Advantages of Microsoft Select:
Installation of Multiple Licenses
for Home Use
of the University of Pennsylvania and departments of the Hospital
of the University of Pennsylvania are eligible to participate in
the Microsoft Select Volume License Program.
Select Licenses and License-Plus-Software-Assurance are available
through the Computer Connection. Click here for Pricing
and Purchasing details.
Purchasing a license permits you to run one copy of the version
licensed on one computer. Additional licenses can be purchased
for other systems in your department. CD media will be necessary
for the initial installation of the new Select license.
CD media is purchased separately from the license, and only
one copy is needed for multiple installations. The Select media
may be used only with Select licenses.
Select License Plus Software Assurance
When purchasing a new license, you have the option to purchase
Software Assurance at the same time. This option allows you
to upgrade to any future version of that product released before
July 31, 2012.
Provisions for Home Use
Some of the products that are licensed through the Select Program
may be used at home under specific conditions. Click here
Clicking the links below will display the list of popular Microsoft
Standard Select Licenses
For users wthout existing software or licenses.
New License Plus Software Assurance
For users who want to purchase a Standard Select License and want
the ability to upgrade to a new release before July 31, 2012.
Microsoft Select media is needed to install any Microsoft product
that has been licensed through Penn's Select program. A single
set of media can be used to install any number of purchased licenses
of a given product/version. New CD Media must be purchased for
Software Assurance and Upgrade Advantage licenses to install a
new version when it is released.
and Conditions for Use of Microsoft Select Licenses
The Terms and Conditions listed here
represent a distillation of key components of the University's Microsoft
Select Agreement. The complete Agreement governs the program in
If you don't see your question on the FAQ,
or would like general advice regarding what licensing options make
sense for you, please call or email the Office of Software Licensing.