New Hanover County Schools




Office 365 ProPlus

What is Microsoft Office 365 (O365) ProPlus?

As part of the New Hanover County School system's Enrollment for Education Solutions (EES) agreement with Microsoft, eligible NHCS students and employees have access to download and install, on personal devices, the latest version of O365 ProPlus at NO cost. Read through all information below to download your copy.


Who qualifies?

This program is available for use as long as the student remains enrolled in NHCS and the staff member is employed by the district. The application will periodically validate that the individual continues to be eligible for its use.


How many devices installations are allowed per user?

Each user can install O365 ProPlus on up to five personal computers(Windows and/or Mac), five personal tablets(Windows, iOS, and/or Android) and up to five personal mobile devices/phones (iOS and/or Android).
What is included?
O365 ProPlus for PC includes:
  • Word 2019
  • Excel 2019
  • PowerPoint 2019
  • OneNote 2019
  • Access 2019
  • Publisher 2019
  • Outlook 2019
Office ProPlus for Mac includes:
  • Word 2019
  • Excel 2019
  • PowerPoint 2019
  • Outlook 2019

What if I need help installing or using O365 ProPlus?

Microsoft Office 365 installation instructions are available from Microsoft: PC | Mac
NHCS is unable to provide technical support for the installation or use of the Office 365 ProPlus on personal devices due to the liability and differences between setups for these devices.

Download Microsoft O365 ProPlus


Important Notes:
  • Username/Password:  The username for signing in  is your AD username followed by ( for both staff and students.  Your password is your same Active Directory password that you use when logging into a NHCS computer.
  • Students whose parents have denied technology access permission and students who have had technology access revoked by the district for disciplinary reasons, will not be allowed to download O365 through this offering.
  • Do not install Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus products on NHCS assets. It is a violation and it can corrupt the Office installation already resident on the device.