Higher Education

App Studio Education Plan

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Give Instructors and Students the Tools They Need and Turn Academic Coursework into Compelling Communications

QuarkXPress® for Your Design Department
Quark makes it easy for you to provide comprehensive instruction on the design tools your students need for a competitive edge.

Quark also gives you flexible options to manage software licenses so instructors and students have access to QuarkXPress – and your college or university maximizes its software spending. See Teachers and Faculty Information.

QuarkXPress for your Entire Institution
But why limit the benefits of creative software to your design students? Take advantage of QuarkXPress® education volume pricing and help all of your faculty and students turn their knowledge, ideas, and research into compelling print and digital communications.

We also offer an annual App Studio Education Plan that includes 250 QuarkXPress licenses along with everything you need to prepare students for the world of digital publishing, equipping them to create next generation iPad, iPhone and Android apps. Discover the App Studio Education Plan.

Benefits: Cost Savings

  • Save over 80% off the commercial list price
  • Low minimum purchase of 5 licenses required for both Activation and QLA Annual licenses.
  • Efficient use of your school budget: Pay for only the software and services that you actually use.
  • No complicated points structure or discount levels to maintain, allowing your organization the security of low pricing at all times

Benefits for Students

  • Students can learn a powerful design tool, fast!
  • Students can turn bland assignments, class presentations, and other projects into visually compelling achievements in print and digital formats
  • Upon graduation, the student is allowed to upgrade to the Quark commercial license for $349

Software Management

  • Annual Licensing
    Quark has changed the multi user site licensing to an annual license format. The annual licensing format is a one year licensing format that is not cloud or internet based. It is installed directly to the end users computer. The annual licensing includes unlimited technical support, free updates and free upgrade to the next version so long as you license is active.
  • Simple License Management
    Use one serial number to manage all of your licenses
  • Software License Flexibility
    Choose between activation-based (per seat) licensing or concurrent-based licensing
  • Technical Support
    All Quark Education Annual licensing purchases include unlimited technical support and updates and upgrades for all products released during the term of your QuarkXPress Annual License
  • Electronic Software Delivery
    Increased efficiency of license deployment with free-of-charge Electronic Software Delivery (ESD). Installation media is available for purchase
  • Cross-platform support
    All QuarkXPress education licenses include cross-platform serial numbers (Mac OS® and Windows®), so it's easy to switch platforms if your needs change

Customer Support: We’re Here for You

  • Personal Quark Education Account rep available to help you with all your licensing needs.
  • All Quark Education Annual licensing purchases include unlimited technical support by phone, e-mail and chat, access to our online Knowledgebase and Self-Service Portal 24x7.

    See pricing for details.

More Design and Publishing Options

Learn how your faculty and staff can publish academic works, marketing communications materials, and other communications on behalf of your institution using our dynamic publishing software:

  • App Studio – Everything you need to prepare students for the world of digital publishing, equipping them to create next generation iPad, iPhone and Android apps
  • QuarkCopyDesk – Let anyone author and edit directly in a richly designed QuarkXPress layout from their desktop computer
  • Quark Publishing Platform – Connect your faculty, marketing communications department, and other staff to your designers through a collaborative workflow
  • Quark Web-to-Print System – Give your entire body of faculty and staff the ability to customize branded templates, then order materials through your organization’s billing system.

Case Study

University of Kentucky

Dynamic publishing helps the student-run daily newspaper, the Kentucky Kernel, streamline production workflow and focus on creating award-winning content.

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