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Microsoft Office for Students – Free License for Students

Boise State students are eligible to download and use full versions of Microsoft Office software for free.

Microsoft Office for Employees – Free and Paid Licenses for Personal Home Use

Employees can download and use Microsoft Office on personally-owned computers through these programs:

Microsoft Office for Employees
 Home Use ProgramMS Office Student Advantage
Word for WindowsNoYes
Excel for WindowsNoYes
PowerPoint for WindowsNoYes
OneNote for WindowsNoYes
Access for WindowsNoYes
Publisher for WindowsNoYes
Outlook for WindowsNoYes
MS ProjectYesNo
InfoPath for WindowsNoYes
OneDrive for BusinessNoYes
Skype for BusinessNoYes
Word for MacNoYes
Excel for MacNoYes
Powerpoint for MacNoYes
Outlook for MacNoYes
OneNote for MacNoYes

Microsoft Office for University-Owned Computers

Microsoft Office is available at no charge to any University employee for installation on University-owned Windows and Apple computers per our Microsoft Site License. Contact the Help Desk to obtain the software you need.

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Need Assistance?

For questions or additional information, contact the Help Desk at (208) 426-4357 or email