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Microsoft Imagine Academy

Microsoft Imagine Academy

Collaboration between EITS, Franklin College, and Human Resources enabled the University of Georgia to join the Microsoft Imagine Academy program (formerly called the Microsoft IT Academy). Academic institutions worldwide look to the Microsoft Imagine Academy program to offer the latest IT education programs for Microsoft technologies. Microsoft Imagine Academy enables faculty, staff, and students to develop their technical skills and if desired prepare for technical certifications.

Microsoft E-Learning

Official Microsoft E-Learning products are available on an unlimited basis to Microsoft Imagine Academy members worldwide.

Who should I contact with questions about the program?

Please email questions to, and a member of the team will respond to you.

How do I access Microsoft Imagine Academy courses?

UGA faculty, staff and students have free access to Microsoft Imagine Academy. 

First-time visitors of Microsoft Imagine Academy must first register. To register:
  • Click on the enrollment link
  • A new window will open. An enrollment code should be provided under the enrollment code section.
  • Type your UGA email address, which should be your
  • Click submit
  • Once your account is activated, you will have access to courses
For returning visitors, follow these steps:
  • Go to the Microsoft Imagine Academy website
  • Click sign in
  • When asked, provide your organizational account information. This is your UGA-provided email address (your address) and the password associated with your MyID.
  • You will then have access to your Microsoft Imagine Academy account.
For returning visitors with accounts established prior to July 2014:

If you have used Microsoft Imagine Academy prior to July 2014, you may have an established account with your Microsoft consumer account. The login process has changed. 

You may view the courses you completed in the older account. 

To view your older courses, follow these steps:

You will have then have access to view, download and print your course transcripts, but you can no longer access training courses. To have access to training courses, follow the steps above for first-time visitors.

How do I purchase companion courseware books for my e-learning courses?

Microsoft Imagine Academy utilizes the Microsoft Official Academic Course series as the curriculum for all courses. Microsoft Official Courseware is available at

Why get certified?

How do I learn more about Microsoft Certifications?

Here is an overview of the certification tracks, competencies, and testing process.