Type of software:

  • Spreadsheets

Operating system:

  • Windows
  • Macintosh OSX

Available to:

  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Students


  • Free
  • Discounted

Microsoft Excel is the spreadsheet software included with the Microsoft Office Suite.


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How to get software:


Microsoft Office is available for use in selected student computer labs.  See the list below.

The software is available for discounted purchase through the Student Select program at http://unlv.e-academy.com


Microsoft Excel is included with the Office Suite which is provided on all UNLV barcoded faculty and staff computers. Contact the IT Help Desk to request installation.

Full time faculty and staff may contact the IT Help Desk to obtain Office for Home Use.  Non-qualifying staff such as a GA or PTI may purchase Office for Home Use through unlv.e-academy.com at a significant discount. 

Support & Training:

Supported by:

  • IT Help Desk
  • Student Help Desk

Type of support provided:

  • Help with use
  • Installation
  • Training
  • Purchasing Assistance

Training options:


The Help Desk will provide general usage support. Check current UNLV and Educational Outreach course catalogs to find courses utilizing this software. For additional assistance or tutorials refer to software help documentation or visit microsoft.com.


OIT offers scheduled MS Office workshops each semster.  Check the schedule online and in the HR Professional Development Catalog.  http://oit.unlv.edu/help/training.html

Educational Outreach also offers Office classes throughout the year. 

Required account: