Software & Technology

Discounts for personal purchases


Academically priced packages are available for purchase from This site offers contractually discounted prices for personal purchase by Yale faculty, staff, and students and carries Office, Windows, popular statistics software, and more.

Microsoft Office for use on a personally owned machine is available for both work and personal use at a deeply discounted rate.

Adobe Creative Cloud subscriptions for personal use are available at a significant discount as well. 


GovConnection offers discounted prices on many technology products to Yale affiliates.  Yale's purchasing agreement in place with Lenovo also entitles all Yale affiliates discounted prices on select Lenovo computers. Visit to purchase. Yale pricing on will be visible to those who sign into GovConnection's site using accounts created with email addresses.

Western Digital offers discounts to Yale affiliates through  Products include hard drives and wireless routers.

For hardware recommendations please see the recommended computing devices page

CELLULAR SERVICE (Faculty and Staff)

Yale has negotiated plans with our cellular service providers, VerizonSprint/NextelT-Mobile and AT&T to provide cellular telephone service for personal use for all Yale University employees.

Current discounts and contact information:

  • Verizon – 18%
    Erick Riker 203-450-1783

    Use your work email address to register your line for your employee discount, go to

  • Sprint – 23%
    To register your line for your employee discount, go to The number to call for questions regarding the Employee Discount is 866-853-4931.
  • AT&T – 17% 
    Corey Barrett, 860-513-7866 work or 860-280-6079 cell or click here for Internet ordering (please enter your Yale email address for verification purposes).

    Discounts are subject to change without notice.