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Free Microsoft Office and Office Mobile now available for WVU employees

Faculty and staff may now download free Microsoft Office and Office Mobile applications through the University’s Office 365 licensing. This effectively will allow WVU employees to install Microsoft Office on a total of five personal devices and five mobile devices. It also will give users access to the new Outlook for Mac.

For students, ProPlus replaces the free download site for Student Advantage. For employees, this provides the ability to download Office onto personally owned devices. Instructions are at:

HSC employees can find instructions for downloading free Microsoft Office and Office Mobile applications at Click on Office 365 Training Resources.

ITS is also increasing the number of days that email will remain in the “Deleted Items” folder of your Office 365 account. Mail will be discarded automatically 90 days after being placed there. The previous setting was 30 days. These changes affect all Office 365 accounts on the main, Health Sciences, Potomac State and WVU Tech campuses.