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Microsoft Software

Microsoft Windows

CU provides Microsoft Windows as a common good for university-owned computers.

Students may obtain a copy of Windows 10 at no cost.

For personally-owned computers, (including Bootcamp or virtual environments on Mac computers):

Microsoft Office

For university-owned computers, your options are:

For personally-owned computers, your options are:

For mobile devices (university- and personally-owned):

Other Microsoft Products

For university-owned computers:


The Campus EES Agreement, Microsoft Office 365 (including ProPlus) are provided at no cost as a common good to the CU Boulder campus. There are costs associated with software from the Select Plus program.

Who can get it

Faculty and Staff

  • Windows: EES Agreement
  • Office & other: EES Agreement, Microsoft Office 365, Office 365 ProPlus, Microsoft Select Plus



If you need assistance downloading or accessing software, please contact the IT Service Center at or at 303-735-4357.