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Boston College makes various software applications, including Microsoft Office, available to members of the community free of charge  through the following website:

Your BC username and password will be required in order to download software.

Microsoft Windows operating systems – Vista Enterprise and Windows 7 Enterprise – are provided on request to members of the BC community through the University’s Walk-in Help Center located in the O’Neill Library, Rm. 248.  Note: Apple OS X is not available through the University.



Students and personal home purchased computers: Visit the below link to find out what BC licensed software you can obtain for free:


Questions? Email ATR or call 617-552-2604.