Office 365 is a cloud-based suite of collaboration solutions that includes Exchange Online for email and calendaring, Office, and many other collaboration tools.

As a University faculty, student, or staff member, you can download and install Office ProPlus (including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) on up to five devices, such as a mobile phone, tablet, or home computer. This allows you to easily collaborate with colleagues and classmates when you are away from your main computer.

To download Office ProPlus apps on your computer:

  • Go to https://portal.office.com/ and log in with your username (in the form of CNetID@uchicago.edu) and corresponding password.
  • Once you login, click the “Install Office” drop-down menu.
  • Select “Office 365 apps” and follow the prompts to complete the installation.