Microsoft Office 365

Business owner: Information Technology Services

ANU staff and students can now download a copy of Microsoft Office 2016 for free, for use on personal devices by visiting the Microsoft Office 365 Online Portal. This version of Microsoft Office will only be accessible for current ANU staff and students, and will deactivate upon leaving the University. Instructions for how to download and install Microsoft Office 365 via the Online Portal are available.

The Microsoft Office suite includes:

  • PC-Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Access, Publisher, Outlook, Lync, and InfoPath.
  • Mac-Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Lync.

As of January 12, 2016 those users accessing Office 365 with IE8 or IE9 will have a significantly diminished experience.  Office 365 only supports the following:

The current or immediately previous version of:

  • Internet Explorer;
  • Safari;
  • Chrome;
  • Firefox; or
  • Microsoft Edge.