Information Technology Services

Office 365 is now available FREE through an educational offer from Microsoft. As of November 11th all University of Michigan-Flint faculty, staff, and students are eligible for this offer.  We are also happy to announce that you may now signup using your UM-Flint email address (

Included in this offer from Microsoft is…

  • Office installations on up to 5 Windows or Macintosh computers as well as other mobile devices.
  • Latest version of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Publisher, and Access.
  • Cloud-based storage accessible from anywhere with internet access.

 Please note: No personal data, protected data, or student record data should be stored in this cloud storage at any time.

For assistance signing up please see the quicknote provided here:

For more information on Office 365 Educational Offer:

When signing up for Office 365 you, the student or faculty/staff member, are creating a relationship directly with Microsoft and any questions regarding the software, service, or license agreement should be handled directly with Microsoft (1-800-865-9408 or The ITS Helpdesk can only assist with general questions on signing up and registering.

As of November 30th, 2014 students at the University of Michigan-Flint will not be eligible to purchase physical Microsoft Office disks through the ITS store, the above Office 365 Educational offer will be replacing this option.