This sounds like a good deal. Free? Free? Sounds to good to be true :-). But it is.

If you are a full time student and into software development, take a look:

https://downloads.channel8.msdn.com/Overview.aspx

Check the site for details, but at time of writing the products included were:

  • Visual Studio 2008 Professional Edition
  • Visual Studio 2005 Professional Edition
  • Expression Studio (includes Web, Blend, Media and Design)
  • SQL Server 2005 Developer Edition
  • Windows Server 2003 R2 Standard Edition, with SP2
  • Cheers

    Doug