Microsoft Office 365 for Personal Use

Article Type: How to install Office 365 on your personal device. 


  • I am an Anoka Ramsey Community College or Anoka Technical College student, employee or faculty member. Can I get Microsoft Office 365 for my personal device?


Yes, you may install Office 365 on up to 5 personal devices.  The license will remain active for approximately one year after your completed enrollment or employment at a Minnstate Institution.    

  • Navigate to, or your campus website and sign in to your email account.   
    • Students: your
    • Faculty/Staff: your
      •   Enter your StarID password

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  • At the top left of the screen near the word Office365/Outlook click the app launcher.
    • Click “Microsoft 365”     



  • At the right side of the screen click on the “Install Apps” dropdown menu.
    • Click “Microsoft 365 apps”

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  • The Office 365 executable will now be downloaded.
    • Follow the on-screen prompts to finish installation. 


This article is for users looking to install a copy of Office 365 on their personal devices.  

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