The Microsoft Workplace Discount Program

The Microsoft Workplace Discount Program allows employees at eligible companies to buy an annual subscription of Microsoft 365 Home or Microsoft 365 Personal at a discount for use on personal devices.

The purchasing process is described below. Please view the FAQs Page for additional information.


  • Microsoft 365 Family and Personal annual subscriptions are 30% off for Workplace Discount Program eligible customers. Plus, the discount continues for as long as you maintain recurring billing

What is Microsoft 365?: Microsoft 365 is an annual subscription that includes premium versions of the Office apps that you can use across all your devices, monthly exclusive feature updates, and 1Tb of cloud storage per user. Easily create, access, organize, and protect everything in your life. Microsoft 365 helps you create your best documents, spreadsheets, and presentations with built-in intelligence and up-to-date features. Securely sync and share; all within the premium apps you know and trust.

System Requirements: You’ll need Windows 7, Windows 8/8.1, Windows 10 or Mac OS X version 10.10 or later to successfully run Microsoft 365 on your PC or Mac.

The Purchase Experience: Individual Orders

The information provided for the MWDP is exclusive to MCC's faculty and staff only.
Do not share this information with others.

1. Sign Up: Visit the Microsoft Workplace Discount Program page. Enter your college email address. Click on ‘Get Started’ button.

2. Confirm: If you are eligible, an email will be sent to your corporate email address inbox with a link that will validate your eligibility for the program.

3. Sign In: Once your eligibility is confirmed and you register for the program with your personal Microsoft account that is associated with your personal email address, you can begin the purchase process by viewing the discounts available to you based on your Workplace Discount Program benefit eligibility.

4. Shop: Your purchase is processed and completed in the Microsoft Store. You, the eligible employee, can install Microsoft 365 on your personal devices after the purchase is complete. Once you have purchased Microsoft 365 Home, you can share your subscription with up to 5 additional members of your household.


  • For support for online store purchases, downloads, or product key questions, please visit this link.
Last Modified: 2/7/24