Office Software

The University of Maine System has licensed Microsoft Office for use on all University-owned equipment.

For all personal devices, please use Office 365 provided by the University.

Your Faculty/Staff UMS login and password is required to download software from any of the links below.

This version of Microsoft Office activates by connecting to a University license server. A connection to the campus network is required to activate the product Within every 180 days the device MUST reconnect to the campus network to maintain a valid license. This version will NOT activate from an off-campus network.

If prompted for an activation key, please enter: XQNVK-8JYDB-WJ9W3-YJ8YR-WFG99

Please check your installed programs to ensure that this version of Microsoft Office is NOT already installed. You can have older versions of Microsoft Office. If you have this version of Microsoft Office installed, please uninstall the program and restart your computer prior to continuing as it may cause issues with the license activation. Should you require assistance or have questions, please contact UMaine IT Support @581.2506

All connections and downloads from this site are logged and closely monitored by the University of Maine to ensure compliance with our agreement with Microsoft.

Download one of the following:

Please note that the below files are extremely large. Ensure that you have a reliable network connection before initiating the download.




Windows installation guide
OS X installation guide

If you have any problems or questions, please contact the UTSC  at 1-800-696-4357 or