MS Office is licensed for all active faculty and staff. Please read the instructions below as we have two separate products. MS Office is also available in vLabs.
Office 2016 has arrived!
On March 1, 2017, Microsoft Office 2016 will be the standard productivity software at UMass Lowell. Systems that are not running Office 2016 will be upgraded administratively by Information Technology over the month of March. In order to reduce interruption from your work, IT strongly recommends upgrading to Office 2016 at your convenience through our self-service software portal before March 1, 2017.
For installation on university owned computers:
Shortly (between 3 to 10 minutes) you will see a white Office window with orange text. All of the previous versions of Office will be uninstalled and Office 2016 will be installed. The process should take less than 20 minutes. It is recommended to reboot after installation is complete.
Office 2016 for Faculty and Staff
For installation on personally-owned computers (Windows and Mac):
This software may be run on Windows and Apple computers, IPads, Android, Windows phones, and iPhones. System requirements for all platforms.
For technical support, enter a UMass Lowell service desk ticket.
Microsoft applications included with this license: