Microsoft Windows Upgrade

Software Information

Faculty and staff can purchase a Microsoft Windows upgrade at a discount for installation on personally-owned computers as part of Tufts’ Microsoft Campus Agreement.

Available To:

Note: Purchase of a Windows upgrade for installation on a personally-owned computer is available only to those individuals with a primary affiliation of Faculty or Staff in Tufts' White Pages.

Arts & Sciences
Central Administration
Friedman School of Nutrition, Science and Policy
Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences
Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine
Tufts School of Dental Medicine
Tufts School of Medicine
  • Do not install this product on Tufts-owned computers. Contact the TTS Service Desk for additional options.
  • Faculty and staff must sign-in with their Tufts Username and Tufts Password to purchase from Kivuto's On the Hub site.
  • Faculty and staff are responsible for the cost of licenses and/or media obtained for personal use.
  • Tufts University is not responsible for problems incurred during the installation of software on a privately-owned computer.
Operating System: 
Benefits & Features: 

Microsoft Windows upgrade is available for purchase by Tufts faculty and staff to install on personally-owned computers at the cost of the media through the Tufts-affiliated Kivuto webstore. Kivuto is a 3rd party software distributor that Tufts has contracted with specifically for this purpose. 

Options vary with the particular release of Windows but may include:

  • 32-bit or 64-bit versions
  • English, French, and Spanish versions
  • Download or media 

Follow the steps to login to the On the Hub webstore and select the Faculty/Staff tab to view the current price.

Obtain Software: 

Personal Purchases

  1. From a browser window on a personally-owned computer, go to the Tufts-affiliated On the Hub webstore.
  2. Click the Sign In link located in the upper-right corner and, when prompted, enter your Tufts Username and Tufts Password.
  3. Select the Faculty/Staff tab.
  4. Browse the Microsoft selections and proceed with the purchase. 

    NOTE: Please look in the upper-right corner to verify that you are signed in. This will provide access to the correct licensing and pricing.

Additional Information

  • Microsoft academic products ordered through On the Hub DO NOT include boxed packaging or manuals
  • You may choose to download the application or request media be mailed to you
  • If your order contains a mail order product, only the installation disk(s) and product key(s) are included with this offer