Buying Program Options: VLA (Volume License Agreement) for Education

  VLA for Education  
Ideal For Qualifying primary education institutions, colleges, universities and academic non-profit hospitals.
Benefits Simple to use and understand; no purchase obligation or minimum-purchase requirement. No contract signature required.
Purchase Through Select any SUSE reseller.
Discount Level Program discounts are available through SUSE Resellers, who set VLA Customer pricing.
Counting Options As set forth in the Terms and Conditions page.
Subscription Maintenance Offerings Subscriptions include updates via SUSE Customer Center. Choose from 3 subscription level plans: Self Support (patch and update only), Standard (12x5 support coverage) or Priority (24x7 support coverage).
Purchase Minimum No purchase minimum.
Contract & Term No signed contract, no set term.
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Note: Starting April 01, 2015, SUSE is discontinuing Academic License Agreement (ALA) and School License Agreement (SLA) for new customers. Existing customers who would like to renew any SUSE products under ALA or SLA please refer to the program at