Azure Dev Tools for Teaching


Azure Dev Tools for Teaching (previously known as Microsoft Imagine) provides professional developer and designer tools, software, and services from Microsoft to faculty, staff, and students. It includes Microsoft's latest technologies and cloud services.

Products Available

Azure Dev Tools for Teaching provides access to a wide variety of Microsoft products, including:

  • Windows (including Windows 10, Windows Server 2016, etc.)
  • Visual Studio
  • Visio
  • Project
  • Access


The Azure Dev Tools for Teaching program is available campus-wide to all Western faculty, staff, and students.

Accessing the Service 

Log in to Azure Dev Tools for Teaching


Frequently Asked Questions

I don't see Microsoft Office available to download. Where do I get it?

  • Azure Dev Tools for Teaching includes access to several Microsoft Office products, including Access, Project, and Visio, but does not provide access to the entire Microsoft Office suite, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.

    However, as Western student, staff member, or faculty member, you can obtain free copies of the entire Microsoft Office suite through Office 365.