Originally Posted by DarkSynergy
This honestly isn't anything new.
In the past, haven't you had to go through your school directly in order to get these discounts? With this new method, you can do it yourself as long as you can prove you go to school (although it will likely be exploited like Apple's student discounts).
Oh, and why the hell would you pay that much for Vista Ultimate? I agree that Office is a great office suite, but it still has a few oddities that really drive me bonkers (especially with graphs).