Microsoft Office 365


Computers Owned by Faculty and Staff

Faculty, staff and students can download and install Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus with new 2016 apps on up to 5 devices through Microsoft Office 365. This software is licensed as long as the licensee has a valid email address. If you leave the university, the software will switch to a read-only mode once you can no longer sign-in using an email address. If you wish to continue using Microsoft Office after you leave the university, you can sign-up for a personal Office 365 subscription directly from Microsoft.

  1. Login to Office 365 through MyWestern or
  2. If you login through myWestern you should see the "Install Office" button in the upper right corner. If not, Choose Settings (gear icon in the upper right) > Office 365 > Software
  3. Click Install to download and install the software