Student/Academic License Compliance

Student Licenses

By purchasing a student license you, your Academic Advisor, and the Academic Institution that you indicate fully agrees to the below, and you accept all compliance penalties for non-compliant purchases.   Use of a student license for any commercial, academic or non-profit research is illegal.  There are no refunds for non-compliant purchases.

Student Licenses cannot be accessed, installed or utilized in any commercial environment for any reason.

Course instructors, research assistants, post-docs, fellows, residents, interns, professors or  faculty are not eligible for student research licenses.  Academic / Non-profit, or Commercial use with a  student license is illegal.

Purchases that do not meet the below compliance criteria will forfeit their purchase without a refund & be charged the commercial rate + a $300 processing fee.

TreeAge Software verifies compliance with the organization indicated at the time of the purchase, as well as The National Student Clearinghouse.   Providing inaccurate information will result in the forfeiture of the license, for which you agree to.*

TreeAge Software will contact the faculty member giving the course and/or supervising the research to ensure compliance.  The user, the faculty advisor indicated, and the University are fully responsible for the compliance being met in full.

Student Course Licenses

You must be enrolled in a formal university public course that requires TreeAge Software to complete textbook exercises.   A course number will be required at checkout, and we must be able to verify that course # with the institution offering the course.

This license cannot be used for any instructional purposes.   Instructors, professors & teaching assistants will require an academic version of TreeAge Software.

Student Course Licenses can only be used for classwork and homework as required for an undergraduate or graduate course. This does not include student research, dissertation or thesis research which requires a Student Research License.

These licenses cannot be used for any publishing, and are embedded with textbook licensing language.

These licenses run for 6 months and nodes are automatically limited to textbook / coursework sized models. Software Support is not included with the license; professors and teaching assistants are responsible for helping students with the software.

This license cannot be purchased by, or used for course instruction.   The professor instructing the course will be required to obtain, or own an existing academic software license.

Student Research Licenses

THESE LICENSES CANNOT BE INSTALLED ON ANY SHARED MACHINE, AND NOR CAN THEY BE TRANSFERRED TO ANY OTHER USER FOR ANY REASON.  THEY CANNOT BE USED FOR INTERNSHIPS, PAID RESEARCH OR STAFF POSITIONS, OR ANY COMMERCIAL USE AT ALL.

Only verified full-time Students who have yet to receive their first MD / PhD / J.D, or Doctorate of any kind may purchase a Student Research License.  Student Research Licenses can only be used for student research, and use must be a requirement of your degree program.   The software cannot be used for any commercial, non-profit, government or academic use.  Internships do not qualify for student license pricing.  Professors / faculty, internships, fellowships, research assistants, staff members or anyone with either a PhD, MD, Bachelor of Medicine, or Doctorate from any organization will require an Academic License.

Academic / Government / Non-Profit Licenses

Academic, Government and Non-Profit licenses can only be used for public research. These licenses CANNOT be used for commercially funded projects of any kind.   If you have a commercial affiliation, as well as an academic position, a Commercial License will be required.

Academic Licenses require that the purchasing organization is a formal university.

If a member of an academic faculty uses TreeAge Pro for any projects funded by a commercial organization, a commercial license is required. Please contact sales@treeage.com if you need to change from an Academic License to a Commercial License.

*Compliance Violation

If any of these terms are violated, your credit card will be charged the commercial rate plus a $300 processing fee for which you fully agree to.   Depending on the severity of the violation, and / or length of violation, further legal action will be taken.

All sales are final.