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Microsoft Office 365 (FREE for Employees)
Last Updated 5 months ago

Lower Columbia College employees are eligible to use Microsoft Office 365 Pro Plus and install it on up to five personal devices for free. You are eligible as long as you are employed by Lower Columbia College.

Office 365 Pro Plus includes:
  • Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, and more
  • Create and edit documents using Office Online in any browser
  • Plus 1 TB of storage through OneDrive for Business
  • A mobile version for iOS (iPads/iPhones), Android, and Windows devices (read more about Office Mobile Apps)
Six Easy Steps
  1. Go to
  2. Click the Find out if you're eligible link
  3. Put in your LCC email address and click Sign Up
  4. Follow the link sent to your email to complete the registration
  5. Create your Office 365 ID by filling out the online form
  6. Install Office and sign-in with your newly created Microsoft ID

Additional Questions and Answers

Where do I go for help installing Office 365 Pro Plus?
Are other options available?
  • Yes, Microsoft has a Home Use Program (HUP). For more information about Microsoft's Home Use Program, read the Microsoft Home Use Program knowledgebase article.
Does this replace the Office 365 University product or Office Home & Student?
  • No, Office 365 University will continue to be sold to enable students at colleges and universities that do not take advantage of, or qualify for, this free benefit.
If I have already installed Office 365 University on my computer, what will happen if I attempt to install Office 365 ProPlus?
  • Office supports having both an Office 365 personal account (used when you signed up for Office 365 University) and a school account. Students will be able to remain signed in with both. Office 365 will have both your personal and institution ID associated with it after the installation.

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