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Microsoft Office 2016 for Mac

Last Review: 9-6-2017

Available To:

  • Departments and Offices at UT Arlington
  • Faculty (currently appointed) and Staff

Vendor: Microsoft

Product: Office

Version: 2016

Standard Software Supported By: Desktop

OIT Support Levels: Full


Office productivity suite

System Requirements: OIT Required Minimum 10.11 or 10.12

  • Base OS: Mac
  • OS Version: macOS 10.12 Sierra
  • Processor: Intel
  • RAM: 6 GB
  • Additional Hard Disk Space Needed: 10 GB

Known Issues:

Please review the known issues list on Microsoft's Office 2016 Help and How-To website for more information.

How to Get:

University Assets

Departments and faculty/staff members interested in upgrading to Office 2011 on UTA owned computers DO NOT have to purchase physical media. Contact the OIT Help Desk to request installation of Office 2016 for Mac.

Personally Owned Computers

Office 2016 for Mac is made available as part of the UT System Campus Enterprise Agreement. Licensed media can be purchased at UTA Bookstore by faculty, students, and staff for personally owned computers.


Please read the full instructions on configuring Outlook.


Only Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook will receive Full Support.

Contact the OIT Help Desk or Microsoft Support page.


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