Windows 11 Education is only available for education customers in volume licensing programs. Windows 11 Education includes features from Windows 11 Enterprise that are ideal for advanced security, and the comprehensive device control and management needs of today’s educational institution. Windows 11 Education also enables simplified deployment in the education space; this edition provides a direct path for many devices to upgrade from Windows 10 Home or Windows 10 Pro.

This license is for use on personally owned devices.  I you need assistance with installation on a departmentally owned machine, please contact your IT department.

How To Get A Copy

Students: Windows 11 for use on personally owned device can be accessed here.

Limit 1 purchase per University of Rochester user.



Windows 11 Education $0

System Requirements

  • Processor: 1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster processor or System on a Chip (SoC)
  • RAM: 4 gigabyte (GB)
  • Hard drive space: 64 GB or larger
  • Graphics card: Compatible with DirectX 12 or later with WDDM 2.0 driver.
  • Display: High definition (720p) display that is greater than 9” diagonally, 8 bits per color channel.
  • Internet access (fees may apply)
  • Microsoft account required for some features
  • You must accept the enclosed License Terms, also at
  • Activation required
  • Single license