This article will explain eligibility and how to obtain UBC Home Use Program (HUP) Microsoft Office 365 software. This software is provide at a 30% discount.
All active employees with a valid @ubc.ca email address or an address in a UBC subdomain (e.g. @xxx.ubc.ca) may obtain the self-procured HUP license.
The following packages are available:
The only difference between the two packages is that the Home version allows for 6 simultaneous users while the Personal version can only be used by 1 person at a time.
The steps to obtain the discounted Office 365 software are:
Please Note: You are only using your @ubc.ca email address to validate that you're a UBC employee. In order to purchase a subscription, you will have to use your own personal Microsoft account. You can't use or create a Microsoft account with your @ubc.ca email address.
Article ID: 277
Created On: Mon, Jun 8, 2015 at 3:33 PM
Last Updated On: Fri, Jul 2, 2021 at 3:55 PM
Authored by: Jill MacKenzie
Online URL: https://knowit.ok.ubc.ca/article/how-do-i-obtain-access-to-the-microsoft-home-use-program-hup-software-277.html