Office 365

Office 365 provides access to a variety of Microsoft applications in addition to the standard Microsoft Office products. Most of the Office 365 applications can be downloaded to your device or accessed online.

Office 365 Applications

You can download and access Office 365 applications (including OneDrive, OneNote, Yammer, Teams, etc.) by going to the Office 365 website. Additionally, you can access it by going to Webmail from any Ursinus College webpage and clicking on the blue icon in the top left-hand corner of the page.

Here are instructions on how to access Office 365, how to use OneDrive, Teams, and how to use Office 365 Groups.

If you just want to install the standard Microsoft Office products (e.g. Microsoft Outlook, Word, PowerPoint), follow these instructions.

Features of Office 365 include the ability to:

  • Access Microsoft Office applications online
  • Store, edit, share, and collaborate on files online 
  • Communicate and share information with colleagues in various ways online

Office 365 Groups

Office 365 Groups enables project teams to:

  • Share information with the group via a group email distribution list
  • Post to and access a group calendar
  • Share and collaborate on group files
  • Take and store meeting notes
  • Delegate tasks and monitor progress

There are several policies and guidelines to be aware of when creating and using Groups. Consult this document to learn more.

Office 365 Training

Go to the Professional Development with LIT website for more information on Office 365, recorded tutorials, and upcoming workshops.