Office 365 ProPlus
Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus is available for students at no additional cost. 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 available for 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 License, you get the latest version of Microsoft Office for the operating system (Windows/Mac) or device you are using. STLCC students can download and install Office features like those shown here:
- Office 365 ProPlus for PC
- Office 365 ProPlus for Mac
- Office Mobile for iPhone
- Office Mobile for iPad
- Office Mobile for Android
Warning: If you have an earlier version of Microsoft Office on your computer, you should uninstall that before installing Office 365 ProPlus.
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 credit classes 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 files saved locally. You will not be able to install new instances of Office 365 ProPlus and you will not be able to create/save/edit files. As the license for Office 365 ProPlus is assigned in conjunction with OneDrive for Business, files saved there are no longer available once the ProPlus license is removed by the College.
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?
Q. Will I be able to use Microsoft Lync through Office 365 ProPlus?
A. Yes, Lync has been rebranded as Skype for Business and is now available to currently enrolled students. Lync/Skype for Business can let you send instant messages to other students and join online meetings with STLCC instructors and anyone else in the world who uses Skype for Business.