Office 365

Students of the University of Otago are entitled to five Microsoft Office 365 licences for their personal devices. This means you can download and install Office on your own computer free of charge while you are studying.

To download and install Microsoft Office 365:
  1. Log in to your StudentMail at
  2. Click on Office 365 in the top left-hand corner
  3. Click Install Office 2016 to install the latest Office 365
  4. Follow the prompts to save and install the software
  5. Activate your Office 365 by signing in with your student email address (e.g. and password

For more information, see the Office 365 page on our website

If you need any help with installing Office 365, please contact Student IT: