Staff and faculty under the Letters and Science departments are covered through the MCCA campus license agreement with Microsoft for one Office and one Home computer installation.
Please request a download link through the LSIT Helpdesk. You will then be able to login with your UCSBnetID credentials.
If MS Office is installed on your machine (per the MCAA agreement), you may be prompted to 'register' the software again. Simply select the 'online activation' and click 'Next.' Typically this happens after major Windows updates.