Use Microsoft Office, a productivity suite of software for
editing documents, creating spreadsheets, making computer slide
shows, reading email and more.
Uninstall any trial versions of Office before you download and install Office 2011. Installing over a trial or demo version will cause problems and prompt you for a product key.
Microsoft Office 2011 Standard includes:
We recommend that students stay consistent with the version of Office that their professors use. We do not recommend upgrading before the end of the semester.
If your system does not meet the above requirements we recommend Office 2008 (available for a limited time).
Faculty, Staff and Students of SUNY schools other than UB are
not eligible to download Microsoft Office from UB. Please contact
your college or university's IT department for information on how
to obtain Microsoft Office.
Microsoft Office 2011 Standard is available to:
By downloading the software, you confirm that you have read the Terms and Conditions and you agree to and acknowledge the terms of the license agreement and terms and conditions. You understand that sharing the software with others is an offense.
This software cannot be downloaded and stored in a shared file space.
Microsoft Office 2011 is licensed to all students paying the technology fee, faculty, and staff at the University at Buffalo. Faculty and staff are licensed to install Microsoft Office software on university and personally owned computers for academic or work-related purposes. Faculty and Staff must be employed by the state, UB Foundation, Research Foundation, Faculty Student Association, or have Geographic Full Time Faculty status.
You should set Office to check for Office updates automatically. Updates will only be checked when you are connected to the Internet:
Log in to OnTheHub
with your UBITName and password, put Office in your cart and then
select the option for a Backup Disc.