You can also use the check box list in your Word documents using one of two methods.
Go to the "Insert" tab and choose "Symbol".
Now within the symbol drop down list choose "More symbols".
The "Symbol" window will be opened where you can select the check box and then click on the "Insert" button.
Note: But in this method User can't check the check box.
You can also insert a check box from the developer tab. That provide the facility for the user to check the check box in Word 2013.
Use the following procedure to do that.
Go to the "File" tab and choose "Option".
Click on the "Customize Ribbon" and Choose "Developer" within the "Customize the ribbon" drop down list and then click "Ok".
Now the Developer tab is added into the ribbon. You can click on the "developer" tab and choose the check box from the "control group".