Microsoft Office for Faculty, Students and Staff


Texas A&M University–Corpus Christi provides the latest version of Microsoft Office productivity suite to every student, faculty, and staff free of charge, to best prepare you for class.

Note: You cannot install Office 365 on a system that already has Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2016 installed.

Microsoft Office Training Resources

What is Office 365?

Word training

PowerPoint training

Excel training

Outlook training

Installing Office 365 for Faculty & Students

To get your Office installation, perform steps 1-4 after logging into your web-based Outlook mail using the link provided after the steps.

  1. Sign into outlook mail with your IslandID and password
  2. Click the Office 365 button in the top left corner
  3. Click the Install Office apps button
  4. Click Install Office 2016 button (Note: Office 365 and Office 2016 are the same)