Sign in to follow this  

grad - office 2013 or 365?

Recommended Posts

ultimate99    51

What would you guys recommend for a grad student? Why?

 

I'm eligible for student discount now, btw.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Co_Co    339

probably 2013 even though i like the look for 2010 even better. screw cloud features, the web apps in skydive for free are more than whats needed if you want to edit a doc in a web browser 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Atomic Wanderer Chicken    1,585

I would go for Office 2013, because you keep it forever, on the other hand it is $99 a year for Office 365 and it can used on 5 pcs

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
greenwizard88    438

I'm not sure. I was going to say Office 2013, but price wise I'm not sure it would have been any more expensive. The only thing that concerns me is that I wouldn't be able to edit a document if I canceled the subscription, with Office 2013 you don't have that worry.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
ultimate99    51

the 365 student is for $80, for 4 years, 2 pcs.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
PGHammer    204

I would go for Office 2013, because you keep it forever, on the other hand it is $99 a year for Office 365 and it can used on 5 pcs

 

Actually, it depends on the university.  Most of the larger ones offer Office 365 (or even Office 2013) to their students at little or no cost at all (thanks in part to programs such as MSDNAA - which is NOT going away); I would check with the campus bookstore (the typical gateway for universitywide programs such as MSDNAA) or, if you are a sciences/technical/engineering/medical (STEM) undergraduate or graduate student, your faculty advisor.

 

(Example: the University System of Maryland offers MSDNAA systemwide, including the HBCUs that are also members of the System, such as Morgan State, Bowie State, *and* the University College.)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
ultimate99    51

Actually, it depends on the university.  Most of the larger ones offer Office 365 (or even Office 2013) to their students at little or no cost at all (thanks in part to programs such as MSDNAA - which is NOT going away); I would check with the campus bookstore (the typical gateway for universitywide programs such as MSDNAA) or, if you are a sciences/technical/engineering/medical (STEM) undergraduate or graduate student, your faculty advisor.

 

(Example: the University System of Maryland offers MSDNAA systemwide, including the HBCUs that are also members of the System, such as Morgan State, Bowie State, *and* the University College.)

checked. Office Pro Plus departmental use only.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Geoffrey B.    1,414

i would always suggest the static purchase rather than a subscription.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

Sign in to follow this  

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.