Microsoft 365 Apps is a collection of services that includes access to Office applications such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint. It comes with access to the latest features, security patches, and fixes.
As of October 30, 2023, incoming faculty, staff, and eligible affiliates who intend to use
Microsoft 365 Apps will need to request a license.
If you are currently using Microsoft Office there is no need for additional steps.
Registered students do not need to request a license.
To use Microsoft 365 Apps, you must:
Download Microsoft 365 Software
365 is available for instruction, research, class work and non-commercial personal use.
You can install Office on all your devices and sign in to Office on five devices at the same time. This includes any combination of PCs, Macs, tablets, and phones.
Shared Device License Information
Note: UC Berkeley licensed MS software must be uninstalled from personally-owned devices upon separation from the university.