Microsoft Operating System

Microsoft Windows Desktop Operating System (OS)

Microsoft operating system

Microsoft Windows Desktop Operating System (OS) upgrades including Windows 8.1 Professional, and Windows 10 Education. 

Faculty, Staff and Students may download one copy of each, and the software may not be retained by Faculty and Staff upon separation, and by Students following graduation from the University.

Download Microsoft Windows Operating System (OS) or MS Server

Personally-Owned Devices

UC Berkeley and Microsoft have partnered with Kivuto Services as our fulfillment partner. You will be redirected to their website for your downloads.

When downloading software, save your product key and the downloaded installation file for future use (store in cloud or external storage device). 

Institutionally-Owned/Managed Devices

Get Support

For personally owned devices, contact Kivuto Services:


  • Registered Students
  • Staff
  • Faculty

Note: Alumni, retirees, UC Extension Students, Visiting Scholars/Researchers, are not eligible.


Included in the cost of the IT Productivity Suite(link is external) and Student Tech Fund(link is external) Fees. No direct user costs. 

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