Information Technology and Services

ITS Software Licenses

Microsoft Home Use Program

The Microsoft Home Use Program allows eligible University employees currently licensed for Office products with active software assurance at work to purchase the same product for use at home at a nominal cost.

Category: Business

Notes: None

Vendor Information

Vendor: Microsoft
Software website:

License Information

Current version: Office 2016 for Windows and Office 2016 for Macintosh
General OS support:
License renewal type: Annual
License effective dates: Three year program from October 1st through September 30th of the third year


Product Use Rights

Terms of Use: Use of the product is governed by the Product Use Rights (PUR) for that product:

Faculty/Staff Home Use: University employees who are currently licensed for Office products at work which are covered under active software assurance are eligible to purchase and download one windows and one mac copy of the same product for installation on one personally owned device per platform.


Institutional Licenses for Faculty/Staff: Please contact your school/college/department support group for eligibility and program information.

Student Licenses: Student licenses are not available for the Microsoft Home Use Program.


SU Faculty and staff should contact your distributed staff personnel.  A current listing can be found here:

DSP's looking for additional information can contact the ITS Business Office at