How to Download and Install Microsoft Office 365 (Mac)


The guide below walks users through downloading and installing Office 365 on a personal Mac computer. Microsoft Office 365 is available to all students, faculty, and staff members at CSULB. After termination of their employment, staff will lose access to their CSULB email address and Office 365 Apps. Students and faculty have access to their account and apps for 13-months after campus departure. 

How to Download and Install Microsoft Office 365

1. Start by heading into and click on the Office 365 icon. 

Office 365 Portal logo from campus SSO

2. Click 'Sign In' under your CSULB email address

3. Click the 'Install and more' drop down and select 'Install Microsoft 365 apps'

'Install and more' dropdown on the Microsoft 365 website.

4. Run the installation packaged found in your Downloads folder

5. Once installation is complete, open any Microsoft application (Word, Powerpoint, Excel, etc.)

6. Sign in using your CSULB credentials. 

7. Your Office 365 license is activated and ready for use. 


For more information about available software, please visit the Campus Software website


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