Installing Microsoft Office 2016 on Mac OS X

Microsoft Office 2016 is available to all current students, staff and faculty and may be installed on up to 5 personal devices.

Before Installing:

  • You must have local administrator privileges on the computer to install the software.
  • Devices with Office 365 ProPlus installed must connect to the internet at least once every 30 days for automatic license re-activation.

Step 1

In your web browser, navigate to Microsoft Office 365 Office Software Install page and enter your college email address and password to login.

Step 2

Click the Install button to begin the file download.

Once download completes, run the installation file Microsoft_Office_2016[...]Installer.pkg

Microsoft Office 2016 for Mac Step 2

Step 3

Follow the on screen instructions to begin the installation.

Microsoft Office 2016 for Mac Step 3a

Once the installation is complete you may open the application. When prompted, login with your college email address and password.

Microsoft Office 2016 for Mac Step 3b