Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office 2016 is the Missouri S&T campus standard.

For Students

All students have a free copy of Office Professional for Students through Missouri S&T (Microsoft Office Suite).  Instructions for obtaining this free copy can be found here: Office 365 Install Instructions. Contact the IT Help Desk at 573-341-4357 or visit the IT Help Desk on the first floor of the Curtis Laws Wilson Library for assistance.

For Faculty and Staff

University-owned machines

All faculty and staff can request a free upgrade to Office 2016 on university-owned computers.

To request an upgrade, call the IT Help Desk at 573-341-4357.   

 Personal-owned machines

Missouri S&T faculty and staff can purchase a discounted version of Microsoft Office for their use at home through Microsoft's Home Use Program (HUP) as part the University's software licensing agreement with Microsoft. Microsoft 365 Home is available for $69.99 annually and Microsoft Personal is available for $48.99 annually.

Log into the UM DoIT "My Services" Icon indicated a new window/tab will be opened by pressing link portal and go to the Service Catalog > Software > Microsoft Home Use Program and follow the steps provided to purchase Microsoft Office.

About Microsoft Office 365

Office 365 - Home

• Share with your household – for up to 6 people.  

• Premium versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneDrive, OneNote, Outlook, Publisher*, and Access*.   

• For use on multiple PCs/Macs, tablets, and phones (including Windows, iOS, and Android**).  

• Users may install Office 365 apps and services across all their devices and be signed into five at the same time. 

• 1TB OneDrive cloud storage for each person 

• Ransomware detection and file recovery 

• Securely sync and share 

• Collaborate on documents with others online 

• Premium support via chat or phone with Microsoft experts 

 

*Publisher and Access are available for PC only 

**Windows mobile, iOS, and Android require separate app installation 

 

Office 365 -Personal

• For one person 

• Premium versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneDrive, OneNote, Outlook, Publisher*, and Access* 

• For use on multiple PCs/Macs, tablets, and phones (including Windows, iOS, and Android**). 

• 1TB OneDrive cloud storage 

• Ransomware detection and file recovery 

• Securely sync and share 

• Collaborate on documents with others online 

• Premium support via chat or phone with Microsoft experts 

 

*Publisher and Access are available for PC only 

**Windows mobile, iOS, and Android require separate app installation  

Call the IT Help Desk at 573-341-4357 (HELP) or enter a Help Desk Ticket Indicates that you will be directed to an external site by clicking on the link. online.