Office 365 ProPlus
STLCC is happy to announce that Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus is available for students AT NO ADDITIONAL COST, starting Fall 2014. This is a FREE offer to all currently registered credit students at the college.
Each student can install Office 365 ProPlus on up to five home or personally-owned PCs/Macs and up to five mobile devices. Office mobile applications are accessible on iOS and Android devices and automatically included with all Windows phones.
To maintain your license, you will need to launch at least one Office application at least once a month while connected to the internet to verify your eligibility. Your copy of Office will remain active as long as you maintain your status as a student.
Once you graduate or leave the college, you will have the opportunity to keep using the software by paying for a license directly from Microsoft.
What do I get?
With the Office 365 ProPlus Student Licence, you get the following applications depending on which Operating System or Device you are using. STLCC students can download and install:
- Microsoft Office 2013 for Windows 7 or Windows 8, or
- Microsoft Office 2011 for Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion) or 10.9 (Mavericks).
Below is the list of supported devices: (Read more about it)
- Office 365 ProPlus for PC (Office 2013 ProPlus base applications)
- Office 365 ProPlus for Mac (Office 2011 for Mac base applications)
- Office Mobile for iPhone
- Office Mobile for iPad - (See download).
- Office Mobile for Android - (See download).
Warning: If you have an earlier version of Microsoft Office on your computer, you should uninstall that before installing Office 365 ProPlus.
- Installation on PC/Mac.
- Installation on Mobile Devices.
- Setup Instructions for iPhone - Additional help can be found here.
- Setup Instructions for Android - Additional help can be found here.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. How many machines/devices can I run this subscription on?
A. Each subscription license allows you to run Office on up to five machines being Mac or PC. You can also run Office Mobile for Android or Office Mobile for iPhone on up to 5 mobile devices.
Q. Is this a full version Office?
A. Yes, this is full Office on the PC, Mac, iPhone/iPod Touch, and Android platform and all are available for offline use.
Q. Who is eligible for Office 365 ProPlus?
A. Students who are enrolled in one or more credits at STLCC are eligible for Office 365 ProPlus. Students must connect to the Internet once every 30 days to verify they are still eligible for the program.
Q. What happens after I graduate or my registration drops?
A. Your access to Microsoft ProPlus will continue for a short period of time after you graduate or your registration drops. At that time you will receive a notice that your subscription is going to expire, and you have the option to continue this subscription on your own or enter a product key to re-install a previous version of Microsoft Office.When you are no longer eligible, you will still be able to access and print your files. You will not be able to install new instances of Office 365 ProPlus and you will not be able to create/save/edit files.
Q. How long will the free subscription of Office 365 ProPlus last for?
A. You will be licensed to use this software while you're an enrolled student.
Q. Where can I get training on Office 365 ProPlus?
A. Find Support for Office 2013 Windows and Mac Office 2011 here.
Q. Will I be able to use Microsoft Lync through Office 365 ProPlus?
No, not at this time. While Lync is included as part of the ProPlus software package, STLCC students do not currently have the license needed in the Office 365 email platform to use Lync. It is coming soon.