Educational Software

Free Microsoft Office

Everyone going to school or working for the Vermont State Colleges can download the full Microsoft Office client suite for free. This includes Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and many more and can be installed and activated on up to 5 computers at a time. Only available for Windows* or Mac computers (*Not available on Windows 10 S Mode, or Chromebooks).

  1. Log into your CCV email at
    Note: Users with Chromebooks will need to use the web-based version of Microsoft tools.
  2. Click on the app launcher in the upper left corner and choose Office 365
    Microsoft App Launcher Location
  3. Click Install Office in the upper right
    Install Office Button and follow the on-screen prompts to download and install the Microsoft Office software compatible with your computer.

Microsoft Office 365

In addition, you have access to Microsoft Office 365 web-based applications (OneDrive, Word, Excel, Powerpoint, OneNote, etc.). Log into your email account at and click on the app launcher in the upper left corner to view all applications.

VSC Policy on usage of One Drive storage is here – 

Free Public Wifi

Adobe Creative Cloud

For Adobe, students & faculty can get the Creative Cloud subscription here: Look under the “Students and Teachers” tabs.

To use Adobe software in the classroom, CCV staff, faculty, and students need to create, and log in using Adobe ID accounts. More information about this change can be found here:


Zoom is CCV’s video conferencing software. Here are some guides and getting started documents:

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