Learn how to install Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Access and OneNote with your free Office 365 subscription today. Install the latest versions Office for both Windows (PC) and Mac.
Follow the instructions below to download and install your free Office 365 today.
Go to https://login.microsoftonline.com
Enter your FIT Email address and FIT Password
Offer and access is not available to Pre-College, Continuing Education, and Seminar Students
You will be redirected to your Office 365 account page. Click “Install Office 2016” to download the installation package on your computer.
Note you may also use MS Office programs online without installing any software onto your computer. You will only be able to access the programs while connected to the Internet.
*Do not install on your Office or School issued computer, contact TechHelp.
Open the installation package from your downloads.
Follow the prompts and complete the automatic updates. If you need assistance with installing the software, please contact TechHelp.
Steps 4 – 6
Open one of the Office 365 programs; for our example, we opened Microsoft Word.
Click “Sign In”
Enter your FIT Email address and click “Next”
Enter your FIT Password and click “Sign in” (Your email address should already be filled in for your in the top field)
Frequently Asked Questions
This offer is available to FIT Students*, Staff and Faculty.
*Pre-College (Middle School and High School), Continuing Education and Seminar Students are not eligible to receive this Office 365 offer.
You can install Office on up to 5 PCs or Macs, 5 tablets, and 5 smartphones
Employees, if want to install a version of Microsoft Office on your FIT office computer or FIT issued laptop, please contact TechHelp at 212-217-HELP (4357) or email email@example.com.
Microsoft Office is no longer providing FIT and many institutions with disc versions of their software. Similar to Adobe, with Adobe Creative Cloud. Microsoft is now offering the software online for download.
We are very pleased to announce that as of September 14, 2016; you will be able to use your FIT password to access your Microsoft Office 365 account, no need to manage a separate password for this service.
If you are unable to sign into your Microsoft Office 365 account, please verify that you can sign into MyFIT. If you are able to sign into MyFIT, please contact TechHelp so we may assist you with your password.
As with previous Home-use installations of Microsoft Office, TechHelp is offering best effort support with installations. For assistance and additional questions, please contact TechHelp.