How do I install Microsoft Windows 10 OR Windows 11 Education on my personally owned device?

With Northwood University's Microsoft agreement, current students can get 1-free copy of Windows 10 Education OR Windows 11 Education from Microsoft for their personally-owned devices. This full license will not expire, even after graduation. Windows 10/11 is for PC machines or Macs running parallel systems. Learn more about Windows on Microsoft’s website.

  1. Visit
  2. If you are already signed in go to step 6, otherwise enter your full Northwood email address (ie
  3. Choose Next
  4. Select Work or School account
  5. Type in your Northwood password
  6. Select Microsoft on the left-hand side of the page
  7. Choose Windows 11 or Windows 10
  8. Now add it to your cart and complete the checkout process

The IT Help Desk does not perform operating system installations, repairs or restores and does not install drivers. If you need additional installation support please submit a request with our third party vendor.


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Mon 10/31/22 9:23 AM
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