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Office 365 Education Plus for Students

Currently-enrolled students receive a subscription to Office 365 Education Plus. Students can install Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, OneNote, Publisher, Access, and OneDrive for Business for the duration of their enrollment. Additionally, students receive OneDrive storage for academic work.

Features:

  • The latest version of Office can be installed on up to five personally-owned computers.
  • Office is available for mobile devices such as Android Phone, iPad, iPhone, and Windows Phone. For more information about mobile devices, see here.

Windows users:

  1. If you don't have one, create your student mailbox ("@mail.depaul.edu" account) as described here.
  2. Log into mail.depaul.edu.
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  3. Click on "Install Office 2016" to download the Office installation file.
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  5. Once installed, you will need your Office 365 account credentials to use the software. These credentials are not the same as those for Campus Connect.
  6. If you do not know the password, you can navigate to https://mail.depaul.edu/pwreset or contact the Help Desk at 312-362-8765 to have it reset.

Mac users:

  1. If you don't have one, create your student mailbox ("@mail.depaul.edu" account) as described here.
  2. Log into mail.depaul.edu.
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  3. Click on "Install Office 2016" to download the Office installation file.
    Office 365 002.png
  4. Once installed, you will need your Office 365 account credentials to use the software. These credentials are not the same as those for Campus Connect.
  5. If you do not know the password, you can navigate to https://mail.depaul.edu/pwreset or contact the Help Desk at 312-362-8765 to have it reset.

Further information:

  • When uninstalling Office, deactivate the installation by going to "Install Status" under "My account"
  • To configure an existing Office installation to work with Office 365, follow Microsoft's directions.
  • For frequently asked question about Office 365 Education Plus, see here and here.