Microsoft Office365 is available to all students at NWCC, at no cost. This includes Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and other Office products. To download the software to a PC or Mac, you will need to login to your Northwest email account and click on the Office365 button at the top left corner of your webmail window. Once you click on Office 365, you will see the following:
Notice the Office 2016 option does not include Access. If you need Access, click on Other Install Options.
This selection will allow you to install Office 365 Pro Plus, which includes Access. You will be able to download the 32-bit or 64-bit version.
To install Office on a tablet, i-Pad, or phone, click on the “Phone & tablet” link on the top left of the Window. Then, choose the device onto which you want to install.
Discounted Software for Students
Here you will find many options for software that might be helpful in your studies. http://www.journeyed.com/select
Useful Free software
- Adobe Reader: This free download will allow you to open, view, and print PDF files. Click this link to download Adobe Reader. (Links to an external site.)
- Google Chrome: Chrome is a free internet browser that may work better with Canvas and other sites needed for your online class. To download Chrome click this link. (Links to an external site.)
- Mozilla Firefox: Firefox is a free internet browser that may work better with Canvas and other sites needed for your online class. To download Firefox click this link. (Links to an external site.)