They need to raise revenue.
This is clearly reflected at our university: every student must pay a $140 technology fee each year for Microsoft software (other software is not available for "free").
Up until this past year, MS generously allowed you to download anything it made.
Unfortunately, this year they cut it back to Windows 7 Pro, Win 8 upgrade, MS Office 2010 and MS Office 2011 for Mac. Seems like they need to raise revenue. Make students pay for...