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Microsoft Office 365

Huntington Beach Union High School District has signed up for the Microsoft Office 365 student advantage program this 2015-2016 school year. The student advantage program provides all students with five full copies of Office 365 ProPlus at no cost!

Get Started in 3 Easy Steps!

Students, to login to your account please use your district issued email address as your username and then use your VPC, the 8 digit verification code that was your default password, as the password to Office 365.

  • Click here to go to the main login page for Office 365
  • Once you are signed in click on the Office 365 logo in the top left corner of the page
  • Click install now when you get to the Install Office on your PC and you’re ready to go!

What is the Student Advantage Program?

Academic institutions that are Microsoft customers and license Office for all faculty/staff are eligible to offer Office 365 to their students at no additional cost. Students will be able to take advantage of free Office 365 ProPlus, one their institutions enable this option. Your child’s FREE Office 365 ProPlus subscription includes (Note: Most Windows Tablets and Windows Phones come with Office installed):

  • 5 installations of the full version of Microsoft Office
    Office 2013 ProPlus for PC running Win7 and above
    Office 2011 for Mac
  • 5 activations of Office Mobile:
    Office for iPad with full editing rights (iTunes download)
    Office for iPhone (iTunes download)
    Office for Android (Google Play download)
  • 1 Terabyte of OneDrive cloud storage as their Digital Locker
  • Office Online, the browser-based version of Office for coauthoring and collaboration
  • Various collaboration and communication tools between teachers and students

What happens when a student graduates or transfers to another school?

When you close that student’s domain account either for graduation or because the student stops attending your school district for any reason, the student’s Office 365 subscription obtained through your school district ends. Students may purchase other available consumer or commercial versions of Office.


Who provides customer support for the student downloads of Office 365 ProPlus?

Your school district’s Help Desk provides support for the student. If you have a student with issues downloading or activating the software, you can post your question to the Forums onhttp://community.Office365.com or your designated support contact with Microsoft can contact Office 365 support through the Troubleshooting section of the Office 365 community. If students have questions about how to use the different Office products, they can submit their questions to the varioius forums on http://answers.microsoft.com.