VMware in Education
Big Savings on VMware Fusion & VMware Workstation If you're a university or college student, prospective student or parent, or a member of the faculty and staff, you can receive a discount on award-winning VMware products.
For your Mac
The #1 Windows on Mac Classroom Solution
With a $119.99 single license academic price schools have an affordable way to standardize their IT infrastructure on the Mac platform. Learn More
For your PC
Leading Edge PC Virtualization
VMware Workstation 12 Pro* takes advantage of the latest hardware and software to replicate server, desktop and tablet environments in a virtual machine. Workstation helps Instructors, students, and technical professionals automate and streamline virtualization tasks to work smarter, save time, and learn more in an education environment.
Streamlined Virtualization for Education
VMware Workstation 12 Player* provides a streamlined user interface for creating, running, and evaluating operating systems and applications in a virtual machine on Windows or Linux PCs. With its intuitive interface and easy setup, VMware Player Pro is the easiest way to deliver a virtual desktop to your students.
* Workstation 12 Pro requires a 64-bit processor and 64-bit host operating system
* Workstation 12 Player requires a 64-bit processor and 64-bit host operating system
For your Data Center
VMware vSphere Essentials Kit for academic use provides a starter kit for academics to virtualize their physical servers and centrally manage these servers, reducing hardware costs and increasing operating efficiency with a low upfront investment.
vSphere Essentials Plus
VMware vSphere Essentials Plus Kit provides an all-in-one solution for small businesses to virtualize their physical servers and reduce hardware costs while ensuring superior high application availability and data protection.
- Students, parents, faculty and staff at qualifying academic institutions are eligible. Upgrade requires previous product registration. Terms and Conditions for eligibility information.
For Personal Use
- Teachers and Professors, if you will be using these products in the classroom, be sure to check out the VMware Academic Program.