Office 365 ProPlus Subscription Information

Mercy College of Health Sciences students may download and install Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus, a full version of Office software, including: Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, and more!  The software has the same features and functions as other versions of Office and can be used offline; however, users must connect to the Internet once every 30 days to verify they are still eligible for the program. Office 365 ProPlus is being offered through Mercy College in partnership with Microsoft.

Important Notes!
Office 365 ProPlus license is for personal use and should only be installed on devices you own and control. The installation and use of Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus is not supported by College staff or the CHI service desk. If you have trouble with the installation process or have usage issues using Office 365 on your personally owned device, please contact your device manufacturer for support.

How to Download and Install Office 365 ProPlus

Mac or Windows Computers
  1. On your personally owned computer, open a new tab or window in a Web browser, and then go to login.microsoftonline.com 
  2. Log in using your Mercy College assigned student login as described below:
    Login Account: FirstName.LastName@students.mchs.edu
    Password: Your Mercy College password.
  1. Click on the Install Office button on the upper right side of your screen.
  2. Follow on-screen instructions.
How do I change my Office 365 login password?

You may use the “Change Password” link near the top of the D2L login page at http://mchs.desire2learn.com.  This link is available to change your mchs.edu password even if you do not have a login setup in D2L-D2L. 

How long can I keep my license for Office 365 ProPlus?

Users must connect to the Internet once every 30 days to verify they are still eligible for the program.  Students must be actively enrolled at Mercy College to remain eligible for the Office 365 ProPlus license.  Graduating students will retain full access to Office 365 until the beginning of the next term.   

On how many devices can I install the software?

Each subscription license allows you to install Microsoft Office on up to five Mac or Windows computers, five tablets, and five phones.

Is this a full version of Office, available for offline use?

Yes. The software has the same features and functions as other versions of Office and can be used offline.

How much OneDrive cloud storage space does my account have?
  • 1TB.

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