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Microsoft Office 2016 now available for self-service installations

Effective February 8, 2017, Microsoft Office 2016 is available for self-service installation on both Mac and Windows university-owned computers.

Please note: Those who work with nVision or TMA, are not encouraged to download and install Microsoft Office 2016 until further notice.

Refer to the appropriate link below for installation instructions from

  • Windows: Install “[Win] Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2016" via Kace Software Library – requires 64-bit OS
  • Mac: Install “[Mac] Install Microsoft Office 2016" via Kace Software Library – requires OS 10.10 (Yosemite) or higher.

For those who are on 32-bit Windows OS or 32-bit Windows MS Office 2013 may not be able to install MS Office 2016.  Please submit a ticket with Help Desk ( if you encounter this issue.

Learn More about Office 2016

Take a Short Course using Lynda (

Microsoft Office for Personal Computers

If your Windows computer currently has an older version of MS Office, you should uninstall it (via Control Panel --> Programs and Features) before attempting to install Office 2016.

Macs running 10.10 (Yosemite) or above will receive Office 2016; Macs running 10.9 (Mavericks) or below will retain Office 2011.

  • Go to
  • Click “Sign In” (if prompted, choose “use work or school account”)
  • Sign in using your Gallaudet email address and password
  • Click the “Install Office 2016” button in the upper right-hand corner of the screen
  • Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the installation.

Please submit tickets with Help Desk ( if you have issues with installation.

Posted by Shannon Augustine | Posted February 2, 2017 at 1:44 PM


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