Microsoft Productivity Apps
Office 365 ProPlus
UC Berkeley Faculty, Staff and Students now have access to Microsoft’s Office 365 for use on their personally-owned computers for instruction, research, class work and non-commercial personal use.
Instructions for downloading and installing Office 365 for personally-owned and unmanaged UCB computers, including Faculty/Staff Work at Home systems, are available at
(If you have trouble accessing the guides, log in to a bConnected app, e.g. bCal, then retry your access.)
UCB-licensed MS software must be uninstalled from personally-owned devices by Students, Staff and Faculty upon separation from UC Berkeley.
Office for Managed UCB-owned Devices
Faculty and Staff (on-campus machines):
To request Office for individual work desktops/laptops
The Microsoft agreement allows unlimited deployment of a wide range of Microsoft desktop and server software on institutionally owned devices. For a complete list, see the Product List page.
*Access to media and keys is reserved for department IT staff who support multiple computers, or for software installs on unsupported Lab systems. For installs on a single or small number of UCB-owned office/work computers please contact CSS IT.
MS Visio/Project (Faculty/Staff only)
UC Berkeley and Microsoft have partnered with Kivuto Services as our fulfillment partner for Microsoft Visio and Project. You will be redirected to their website for your downloads.
For support, contact Kivuto Services
UC Learning Center. The campus offers free software training to UC Berkeley employees through the UC Learning Center (accessible via the Blu portal — CalNet ID required). In-person and online classes are available. To find a class, search on the software product name. For more information, see the campus Human Resources Computer Software Classes page.
Answers to Frequently Asked Questions are available at Microsoft Office 365 FAQ's.
|Available Platforms:||Windows, Microsoft|