Azure Dev Tools for Teaching

Azure Dev Tools for Teaching is a program offered by Microsoft for UNLV Faculty and Students. This program was formerly:

  • Microsoft Imagine
  • Microsoft Dreamspark

This program offers Faculty and Students access to specialty software at no charge for academic use and include:

  • Microsoft Project
  • Microsoft Visio
  • Microsoft Visual Studio
  • Windows 10 and 11
  • Windows Server


This program is available to all active UNLV Faculty and Students.


Step 1: Checking Office 365 Account

Before you can obtain software though this program, you must have an active Office 365 account using a UNLVMail or Rebelmail email address.

You can check if you have an account by going to and signing in with your UNLVMail or Rebelmail email address and your Office 365 password.

If you do not have an Office 365 account, you may self-enroll with your UNLVMail or Rebelmail address.

Step 2: Enroll in Azure Dev Tools for Teaching

Once you have a valid Office 365 account using a UNLVMail or Rebelmail email address, you can then enroll in Azure Dev Tools for Teaching.

  1. Go to Azure Dev Tools for Teaching enrollment.
  2. Select Sign In.

  1. When prompted, sign in with your Office 365 account using a UNLVMail or Rebelmail email address.
  2. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete the enrollment process and accept the Terms and Conditions to activate your account for the program.

Accessing Software

Once you are enrolled in the program, software is available through the Education Hub in Microsoft Azure.

  1. Go to
  2. Search for Education.
  3. Select Education in the search results.

  1. In the Education Hub, select Software in the left menu. Then the list of eligible software is displayed in the right blade.

  1. Select the software you wish to download and use. Instructions and applicable license keys will appear in the blade that appears on the right.


Need Additional Help?

The IT Help Desk can assist customers with logging into their Office 365 account and activating Azure Dev Tools for Teaching. Questions regarding usage of the software is not supported. All other issues should be referred to Microsoft Support.

For additional assistance, please visit the Software and Applications Knowledge Base for additional articles or our Services area to submit a support ticket. You can also contact the IT Help Desk.


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