Microsoft 365, previously named Office 365, is free and can be installed on up to 5 PC's/Macs, 5 tablets, and 5 smartphones. Microsoft 365 access will no longer be available upon leaving UMBC employment/enrollment. Sign in here with with your myUMBC credentials to access Microsoft 365.

For the more limited and less-featured version of Office (Office Professional Plus), please go here.

DescriptionMicrosoft 365 includes a suite of Office applications and services that can either be accessed locally on a device or from the cloud via a web browser. For accessibility in Microsoft 365 please click here.
EligibilityFaculty, Staff, and Students
VersionLatest version of Microsoft 365 

Windows, Macintosh, iOS, Android, Chrome OS

System RequirementsSystem requirements can be found here.
Licensed Components   
Cloud Apps:

Newsfeed, OneDrive, Sites, Delve, Word Online, Excel Online, PowerPoint Online, OneNote Online, SharePoint, Teams, Sway, Forms, Class Notebook

Dynamics 365, Planner, Stream, StaffHub, Video, Staff Notebook, PowerApps, Yammer

Local Apps:

Access (Windows only), Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Publisher (Windows only), Skype for Business, Word

Installation Instructions

For the sign in portions of any of the instructions below, you must sign in using your UMBC email address.


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