Install: Office365 for Mac

Install:  Office365 for Mac



DSU provides Office365 for all current, registered DSU students. 

Note:  This will not be active until you have registered for upcoming semester course(s).

If you are a student from another SDBOR institution, please contact your school’s Help Desk for Office365 availability information.

These instructions can be used by DSU students, faculty, and staff to install Office365 for Mac.


Before you begin:

STUDENTS:  Complete this install before you attend your first class!


Installation Instructions:

To get Office365:  CLICK HERE

Enter your DSU email address and click your tab key once, this will redirect you to DSU’s Office365 page.

Screen Shot of Office Online login screen

Enter your DSU network password.
Screen Shot of DSU login screen for Office365 portal


Once you are logged in, choose Install to install your programs. (Default Language is English US) – Do not change defaults.

Screen Shot Install Office option

Click “Install Office” in the upper right hand corner of the screen. By default, the program to install will be now be located in your Downloads folder.


Safari will save the file and you can double click it to run once the download has completed.
Screen Shot of downloading Office365 product progress


Click Continue.
Screen Shot 201of Install Microsoft Office 2016 for Mac weclome console


Click Continue.
Screen Shot install Software License Agreement


Click Agree.
Screen Shot of software license agreement


Click Install.
Screen Shot software installation continue


Enter the credentials for your Mac and click Install Software.
Screen Shot local MacOS allow credentials


Click Close.
Screen Shot Installation was successful

You can customize your Dock by moving your Office Apps where you would like them.



No products found when logged into Office365 portal:  Contact the DSU ITS Support Desk.

Registered students are given access one week prior to classes starting each semester.  Registered students are uploaded periodically from start of semester to census date.  If you are a late register, you may need to contact Support Desk to be given permission to Office365.

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