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Microsoft Office 2008 for MAC (Standard) for Personal Use / Work-at-Home

Available to:

Faculty & Staff for Work-at-Home

Students for Personal Use

  • Office 2008 license & media = $80
  • Single User License, good for two installations on one computer only

Purchasing Information

  • Paid faculty/staff (paid by the State of Maryland) and students (registered) can purchase software by ordering on-line at
  • During the ordering process, you can decide whether to pick up the order at the Software Licensing Office, in Suite 540 of the HS/HSL, or to have it shipped to you via US Mail for an additional $10 fee.

*Important Notes*

This is known as the "Standard" version. "Home & Student Edition" and "Special Media Edition" will not be offered under our volume licensing. Information

Office 2008 Standard includes:

  • Word
  • Excel
  • PowerPoint
  • Entourage
  • Microsoft Server Exchange Support
    **Automator Actions for Workflows in Microsoft Office**


Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac has easy-to-use, powerful tools that make it easy to create fantastic looking documents-from dynamic presentations to stunning reports and engaging communications.

System Requirements:

  • Intel, PowerPC G5, or PowerPC G4 (500 MHz or faster) processor
  • Mac OS X version 10.4.9 or later
  • 512 MB of RAM or more
  • 1.5 GB of available hard disk space

HFS+ hard disk format (also known as Mac OS Extended or HFS Plus)

For more system requirements, please visit Microsoft's Web site.


For more information, please visit Microsoft.