Students and educators are eligible for Office 365 Education for free, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, and now Microsoft Teams, plus additional classroom tools. All you need is a valid school email address. It’s not a trial – so get started today.
Do Uni students get word for free?
Most students – and those working in education with an academic email address – can get Microsoft’s entire Office suite of programmes, and other freebies, for absolutely nothing. To see if you’re eligible, enter your academic email address on the Microsoft Office website.
How can I get Microsoft Office for free?
If you just need Microsoft Office for a short period of time, you can sign up for a one-month free trial. To find this offer, head to Microsoft’s Try Office for free website, and sign up for the trial. You will have to provide a credit card to sign up for the trial, and it will automatically renew after the month.
Does Open University provide Office 365?
As a student you’re eligible for free access to Office 365 for Education, for the duration of your studies and up to two years after, as long as the OU continues to have an agreement with Microsoft. Office 365 gives you access to Microsoft Office applications such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote.
How do I install Office 365 for free?
Here’s how to get them:
- Go to Office.com.
- Log in to your Microsoft account or create one for free. If you already have a Windows, Skype or Xbox Live login, you have an active Microsoft account.
- Select the app you want to use, and save your work in the cloud with OneDrive.
Is there a free version of Word?
Using Microsoft Word on a smartphone or a tablet might not be your first choice, but it’s possible and it’s also free. Previously, Microsoft had a standalone Word app for both iOS and Android, but it has now merged Word with Excel and Powerpoint on mobile in the single Microsoft Office application.
Which version of MS Office is free?
You can use Office for free for one month by downloading the Office 365 trial. This includes the Office 2016 versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and other Office programs. Office 365 is the only version of Office with a free trial available.
How do I download Microsoft Office with student ID?
Login to your student email account on the device that you wish to install Microsoft Office on. Navigate to the Office 365 home page, and under Install Office, select ‘Office 365 Apps’. A new window will open where you can select and install the operating system you require for your device/s.
What software does open university use?
It is a Moodle platform (open software for e-learning) and has tools for collaboration, reuse and remixing, and supports Open Badges. OpenLearn Create is the sister site to OpenLearn where the OU hosts specially designed OU open content.
What is my Open University email address?
You can also find your OU email address in your Contact details on StudentHome. You’ll need your OU email address, ending @ou.ac.uk and your OU password to sign in to your free Microsoft Office 365 account to access your emails. Once signed in, click on Outlook to open your inbox in your browser and see your emails.
What is my OU email address?
Your OU academic email address is OUCU@ou.ac.uk (for example email@example.com). To use this email address you’ll need to sign up to Office 365, which is another free benefit to being an OU student.
How do I activate unlicensed office for free?
- Close all Office apps.
- Press the Start button in the lower-left corner of your screen.
- Type an application name, like Word. The Word program icon appears in the search results.
- Right-click the Word icon, and select Run as administrator.
- Select Yes to allow Office to run as administrator.
How do I get Microsoft Word on my laptop for free?
To grab the app, head to the Microsoft Store and search for Word Mobile. Otherwise, click the link below to open it in a browser tab, and then the Download button to open it in Microsoft Store on your Windows computer. Proceed to download it like any app.