The Microsoft Home Use Program (HUP)

The Home Use Program is a Software Assurance benefit, available as part of Microsoft’s Volume Licensing programs. Through this offering, we can provide Middlesex employees covered under the volume license with access to a copy of Microsoft® Office Professional Plus 2016 to install and use on a home computer during the term of Middlesex’s license or employment with the College, whichever is longer.

The purchasing process is described below. Please read the FAQ for additional information.


  • Office Professional Plus 2016
    (includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook, OneNote, Publisher, Skype for Business)
  • Office Home and Business 2016 for Mac
    (includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote)

Cost: $9.95

System Requirements: You’ll need Windows 7, Windows 8/8.1, Windows 10 or Mac OS X version 10.10 or later to successfully run Office on your PC or Mac.

The Purchase Experience: Individual Orders

The information provided for the HUP is exclusive to MCC's faculty and staff only.
Do not share this information with others.

Go to

  1. Select your country from the drop down box.
  2. Enter your MCC email address.
  3. Enter the program code: A147B7E6DA
  4. Click Submit.

To Purchase:

  1. Check your email inbox.
  2. Click on the link provided in the email to access the store.
  3. Purchase your license/product key.
  4. Choose and purchase back-up media with your order (optional).
  5. Checkout and download.

If You Don't Receive the Email:

  1. Check your junk or spam folder.
  2. Add "" to your safe senders list or whitelist.
  3. If you still don't receive the email, contact Customer Support online


  • For support for online store purchases, downloads, or product key questions, contact Digital River.
  • For support for technical assistance, including software installation/un-installation, product activation, or product use contact Microsoft online.
Last Modified: 9/7/18