Students: How to Register for Office 365 Education

A free Office 365 Education subscription is available for students at the University with a student email account. Follow the steps below to register for the subscription. 

Microsoft Office software is included in your Office 365 subscription as long as you’re a student at the University. See Microsoft's Office 365 for Education FAQs for more details on eligibility and expiration of student subscriptions:

Register for Office 365 Education Subscription

  1. Go to Microsoft's Office 365 Education page and enter in your @nevada.unr.edu email address.

    Screenshot of the Get Office 365 for free button with a red box around the Get started button and a red arrow pointing towards the Get started button.
     
  2. The next screen will ask if you are a student or teacher, click on the I'm a student option. 

    Screenshot of the Office 365 Sign-up screen with a red box around the I'm a student button.
     
  3. Enter in the information to create your account. Check your student email address for the signup code, and click Start

    Screenshot of the Create your account screen with a red box around the Start button and a red arrow pointing towards the Start button.
     
  4. You will see a screen asking for additional info. Click on Next

    Screenshot of the Additional info required screen with a red box around the Next button and a red arrow pointing towards the Next button.
     
  5. Set up two of the three available secondary authentication methods and click on Finish (finish will be greyed out until the authentication methods have been verified).

    Screenshot of the Secondary authentication screen with a red box around the finish button and a red arrow pointing towards the finish button.
     
  6. You will now be logged into your Microsoft account. 

Once you have an Office 365 Education subscription, you can access Office apps online using the Office 365 Portal at https://portal.office.com/ . To download Office to your personal device, refer to the instructions for installing Office for Home Use

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