IT pros and HR managers
Check if your company is eligible for the Microsoft Home Use Program.
Get more done with Microsoft 365
Whether you subscribe for your family or for yourself, Microsoft 365 gives you premium Office apps, 1 TB of cloud storage per person, and advanced security across all your devices
Bring your ideas to life
Get a creative boost from Microsoft 365 with editing and writing suggestions in Word, data insights in Excel, and design, layout, and color options in PowerPoint. As a subscriber, you have access to smart assistance features and premium content in each app.
Protect what's important
Breathe easy knowing you can back up and access photos and files across your devices with 1 TB of OneDrive cloud storage. Plus, with your own Personal Vault folder in OneDrive, you get an added layer of security with two-step identity verification for your most important files.
Organize your time
Now you can manage multiple calendars in one view, sort through emails quickly with Focused Inbox, and use Suggested Replies to instantly hit send and move on. You can even do all this when you’re offline to keep life moving forward.
Accomplish more together
Whether it’s a school project, sales pitch, or newsletter, you can seamlessly work with others at the same time. It’s easy to share OneDrive files from your PC or mobile device and let friends, classmates, or family view, make suggestions, and edit the document.
Frequently asked questions
The Microsoft Home Use Program allows employees at eligible companies to buy an annual subscription of Microsoft 365 Family or Microsoft 365 Personal at a discount for use on personal devices.
*Note – If your company participated in the previous HUP program and you are looking for additional product offerings, please refer to the question below: What has changed with the Home Use Program?
Microsoft 365 provides powerful productivity apps that make life more creative, organized, and secure. The subscription includes premium Office apps, like Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook, 1TB of OneDrive cloud storage, advanced security features, support from Microsoft experts, and more.
Microsoft 365 Family. Great for families and households. Includes subscription benefits for up to 6 people.
Microsoft 365 Personal. Great for individuals. Includes subscription benefits for 1 person.
Yes. Enter your corporate email on the Microsoft Home Use Program page to see if you qualify. If you don’t have a corporate email, please contact your IT department for questions about eligibility.
1. Sign Up: Visit the Microsoft Home Use Program page. Enter your corporate email address. Click on ‘Get Started’ button.
2. Confirm: If you are eligible, an email will be sent to your corporate email address inbox with a link that will validate your eligibility for the program.
3. Sign In: Once your eligibility is confirmed and you register for the program with your personal Microsoft account that is associated with your personal email address, you can begin the purchase process by viewing the discounts available to you based on your Home Use Program benefit eligibility.
4. Shop: Your purchase is processed and completed in the Microsoft Store. You, the eligible employee, can install Microsoft 365 on your personal devices after the purchase is complete. Once you have purchased Microsoft 365 Family, you can share your subscription with up to 5 additional members of your household.
For more detailed instructions, see the Additional support section below.
Yes. If you already have Microsoft 365 Family or Microsoft 365 Personal, you can still take advantage of this discount. Once you purchase, additional time is added to your existing subscription, and the discounted rate will begin at your existing subscription’s annual renewal date. Be sure to specify the Microsoft account that’s associated with your current Microsoft 365 subscription during the purchase process.
You can still take advantage of this discount. Your Office 365 subscription will automatically be renamed to Microsoft 365 on April 21, 2020. No action is needed from your end.
If you are an Office 365 Personal subscriber, you will be switched to a Microsoft 365 Personal subscription.
If you are an Office 365 Home subscriber, you will be switched to a Microsoft 365 Family subscription.
If you are an Office 365 Solo subscriber (available only in Japan), you will be switched to a Microsoft 365 Personal subscription.
Once you purchase Microsoft 365 through the HUP program, additional time is added to your existing subscription, and the discounted rate will begin at your existing subscription’s annual renewal date. Be sure to specify the Microsoft account that’s associated with your current Microsoft 365 subscription during the purchase process.
Microsoft is updating the Home Use Program to offer discounts on the latest and most up to date products such as Microsoft 365, which is always up to date with premium versions of Office apps across all your devices. Office Professional Plus 2019 and Office Home and Business 2019 are no longer available as Home Use Program offers.
Home Use Program discounts on these products are only available if your employer’s Home Use Program administrator has selected you for one or more product specific discounts. If selected, a product specific benefit email from Microsoft Store is sent to your corporate email address. Please follow the instructions in the email to redeem this benefit.
Please contact your employer’s Home Use Program administrator to ask about this additional benefit if you don’t see the expected discounts on Visio Professional 2019, and/or Project Professional 2019.
Join the Microsoft Home Use Program
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