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Faculty/Staff Work at Home Microsoft Software Information (MEEC)



Software Distribution

The Office of Technology Services now distributes free downloads for Office 365 via their website.

All faculty and staff are eligible for this free download.

Please go to the following webpage for more information and to download the software:


Please note that with the release of Office 365 Microsoft has transitioned to cloud based software application and delivery.  The result of this process means that disc product will not be available for office applications beyond Microsoft Office 2013.


Microsoft Office Applications 2013 and prior: (disc product)

As a result of the Maryland Enterprise Education Consortium (MEEC) licensing agreement with Microsoft, all Towson University faculty and staff (appearing in the OHR database) are fully licensed for at-home use of many MEEC software titles. Student employees and Graduate Assistants are not eligible to participate in this program. The University Store is distributing the MEEC software for a nominal cost as listed below.

Each faculty/staff member will be asked to read and sign the Work at Home Agreement at the time of purchase.  A signed agreement is required for each software license purchased.

Software titles listed as in stock below are readily available at the University Store's Customer Service Desk during normal store hours.  A current faculty/staff ID is necessary at the time of purchase . Forms of payment include cash, personal check, MasterCard, Visa, Discover and Retail Points (ONECARD). 

6% Maryland sales tax will be added to all prices shown below.

MEEC Desktop Application Pricing


Title Price Stock Status
Office 2013 Professional Plus for Windows Operating Systems $15.00
In stock
Office 2010 Professional Plus for Windows Operating Systems $15.00
In stock
Office 2011 Macintosh $15.00
In stock
Visual Studio 2012 $35.00
In stock


Older versions of Microsoft Office and Visual Studio may be available.  Please email ustore@towson.edu to inquire about price & availability.

Support for MEEC Software

All Microsoft Office 2000-based applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Access, FrontPage, and Outlook) and Office for Macintosh are supported by the Office of Technology Services not by the University Store. Instructions for installation will be provided with the purchased software. If necessary, call the OTS Help Center for additional installation advice. Visit the OTS webpage for more details about support, other aspects of the MEEC on-campus program and minimum system requirements for the software.


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