Microsoft 365 / Purchase a personal subscription

Objective

  • To provide instruction on purchasing a personal subscription of Microsoft 365  (formerly Office 365) software when:
    • Your Microsoft 365 software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.) is unlicensed
    • You want to buy a personal subscription of Microsoft 365

Scope

  • Effective 02 January 2019, Miami University will remove the Microsoft 365 license for all former Miami University students
    • This action affects all former Miami University students — Miami University does not maintain a license for Microsoft 365 for former Miami University students
  • Within thirty days of license removal, the version of Microsoft 365 you installed through Miami will become unlicensed; and Microsoft 365 will enter into reduced functionality mode

User

  • Former Miami University Student

Environment

  • Software for Personally-owned Computers
  • Microsoft Office
    • 10314: Microsoft 365
  • macOS
  • Windows

Cause

  • You want to continue to use Office applications by purchasing an Microsoft 365 license for personal use
  • Microsoft offers a variety of Home and Personal plans from which to choose

Resolution

 

Notes

 

Details

Article ID: 67524
Created
Wed 11/21/18 8:51 AM
Modified
Mon 7/12/21 12:09 PM
Can you resolve this issue yourself?
Yes! This is self-service with a smile.