IT Student Discounts

UCA work with a number of different suppliers to offer our students the best student discounts available.


If you are interested in purchasing a discounted laptop for study please see:


Microsoft Office 365 is available to all students free of charge. The benefits of this service include 1TB of cloud storage (OneDrive), a personal blog page, and downloadable copies of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote for use on personal laptops or home computers on any platform.

Sign up to this service

Students can save 65% on Adobe Cloud subscriptions. Please visit the Adobe website for more information.

Students can download and use Autodesk software for educational purposes free of charge. Please visit the Autodesk website for more information.


All students are entitled to a 10% discount on Dell consumer products via their VIP scheme. Please visit the Dell website to register an account.

Your request will then be sent to Dell for approval and you will be sent a confirmation email (please check your junk folder if you do not receive the email).

Once your account has been approved, you will be able to log in and access the store.

Apple discounts are available from the Apple Education Store. Please use the link below and then select UCA by selecting ‘South East’ as the region, followed by ‘University for the Creative Arts’ for your Institution.