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How to use Office 365 as an online office suite.


Office 365 is available to full-time faculty, staff, and students at no charge.

Step-by-step guide

Sign In

Go to and if you're not already signed in, Login using your campus single sign-on credentials.

Select  application

On the homepage after you sign in, select the application you want to use.  For example:  Word, Excel, PowerPoint

Open New Document

Click on 'New blank document' or select from the templates.  All files will be save to your OneDrive.

Save file

Click on Document - Save drop down menu and give the file a name.

Find Files

On the homepage, select OneDrive. You will have a list of files in your 'My files' folder.

Open/Copy/Download Files

To open, download, or copy files click on the 3 dots next to the file and select the following.

Activate Office

If office did not activate automatically, follow this guide to activate office.

Installation or sign in issues?

If you're having an issue with installing office please submit a ticket,