Microsoft Office 365 Home Use Program

Microsoft Home Use Program

Active Faculty, Staff and Students of WVSOM are eligible to purchase an annual subscription of Office 365 Home (Up to 6 Users) or Personal (Only 1 User) at a discounted rate.  This user-based subscription will allow the employee or student to install Microsoft Office on up to 5 different devices, with 1TB of cloud storage per user account.  The subscription is renewed annually, and does not expire until the renewal date, even if the user leaves WVSOM prior to the subscription expiration date.

For more information on the Microsoft Home Use Program, see Microsoft's Home Use FAQ 

To make use of the Microsoft Home Use Program, simply follow these steps:

  1. Visit Microsoft Home Use Program
  2. Enter your WVSOM email address
  3. Click ‘Get Started’
  4. You will receive a verification email from Microsoft to validate your account.
  5. Click ‘Confirm your account’
  6. You will then be directed to the Microsoft Store to select and purchase your Office product.

Office 365 for Faculty / Staff and Students

WVSOM offers Microsoft Office 365 to Faculty/Staff and Students at no additional cost! This offering includes the Microsoft Office Suite for up to five of your personally owned devices, as well as Office for the iPad. 

To access your Office 365 subscription, log in to your Office 365 Organizational Account, and follow the appropriate tutorial below:

Who is Eligible to Install and Use Office 365?

All active WVSOM Faculty, Staff, and Students are eligible to utilize this offering; retirees and alumni are excluded.  This resource is only licensed by WVSOM for use by employees and students.  Employees and students that wish to provide family members with Office 365 are also eligible for discounted subscriptions to Office 365 Home through the Microsoft Home Use Program.

What Software Can I Download?

Faculty, Staff and Students will be able to download Microsoft Office 365 on up to five devices (PC, Mac, and/or mobile devices). These applications include Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, Access, Publisher, Skype for Business, InfoPath, and OneDrive for Business.

What Happens if I Leave WVSOM?

If you leave WVSOM, your Office 365 Products will deactivate. You may enroll in other available consumer or commercial offers.