Microsoft Office

Bismarck State College students who are enrolled for one or more credits can install Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus for FREE on their personal computers through Microsoft's Student Advantage Program.  

What is included with Office 365 ProPlus subscription license?
  • Office 365 ProPlus for PC 
  • Office 365 ProPlus for Mac 
  • Office Mobile for iPhone
  • Office Mobile for Android

How many machines/devices can I run this subscription on?
Each subscription license allows you to run Office on up to five machines being Mac or PC. You can also run Office Mobile for Android or Office Mobile for iPhone on up to 5 mobile devices.

Is this a full version Office and available for offline use?
Yes, this is full Office on the PC, Mac, iPhone, and Android platform.  The software has the same features and functions as other versions of Office and can be used offline.

How long can I keep my license for Office 365 ProPlus?
Students enrolled for one or more credits at BSC (or at any other North Dakota University System institution) are eligible for the Office 365 ProPlus license. Students who graduate or are no longer enrolled for credit will lose their license. When the license expires, students retain read-only access to their Microsoft Office files.

Download and Install the latest version of Microsoft Office
  1. Go to Outlook on the web
  2. Log in using your NDUS and password.  Example: and your NDUS password.
  3. Click "Office 365" in the upper left side of the screen
  4. Click "Install Office" to begin the installation of the latest version of Office
  5. To see more options, or download the previous version of Office, click "Other Installs"

What applications are included with Office 365 ProPlus for Windows?
  • Word 
  • Excel 
  • PowerPoint 
  • OneNote 
  • Access 
  • Publisher 
  • Outlook 
  • InfoPath

What applications are included with Office 365 ProPlus for Mac?
  • Word 
  • Excel 
  • PowerPoint 
  • Outlook 
  • OneNote