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Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus for Faculty, Staff, and Students

Northwestern University's agreement with Microsoft now provides Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus for download on both PC and Mac to all faculty, staff, and active or incoming students registered for class in the current or following academic term. Faculty, staff, and students may install the latest copies of the software on up to five different computers and, because the applications come directly from Microsoft online, will always have access to the latest version.

Office 365 apps are also available to Northwestern users from the iTunes and Google Play stores. Please follow the instructions on your specific mobile or tablet device if downloading one of these apps.

The Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus suite includes the following titles:

For PC
Access 2016
Excel 2016
InfoPath 2016
Lync 2016
OneNote 2016
Outlook 2016
PowerPoint 2016
Publisher 2016
Word 2016

For Mac
Excel 2016
OneNote 2016
Outlook 2016
PowerPoint 2016
Word 2016

Computers Eligible for Software Installation

Up to five computers regardless of location.

Download for Faculty, Staff, and Student Use

Log into msoffice.northwestern.edu using a valid NetID and NetID password, click the install button, and follow the directions from Microsoft.

Please Note: If prompted with a secondary login screen, users should use <NetID>@ads.northwestern.edu as the login name with their NetID password.

Last Updated: 2 December 2016

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