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U-M Microsoft Office 365 - Notice

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Product Description

U-M Microsoft Office 365 is available to current University of Michigan faculty, staff, students, and emeritus with regular (not temporary) uniqnames. This includes the ability to use Office 365 on devices as well as in the cloud.

Because Office 365 is part of the larger University of Michigan Microsoft contract, which includes products like Microsoft Azure, individuals use their uniqname and UMICH password when logging into Office 365.


Both U-M Ann Arbor and U-M Dearborn use and provide technical support for Google G Suite as their primary email and productivity applications. For information about these products, visit the Google Learning Center The university does not provide technical support for Office 365. Office 365 is not a university supported suite of tools. The ITS Service Center, your Neighborhood IT or Unit IT professionals may be able to provide limited support, or you can find information about the tools at the Office Help and Training

Getting Started

To access Office 365 go to portal.office.com. Log in using your uniqname and UMICH password. You will then be taken to the Office 365 site where you can use a variety of applications. Downloading the Local Applications Steps for downloading and installing the Office 365 local applications:

1.Go to portal.office.com

2.Enter uniqname and UMICH password

3.Select Install Office Apps

4.Follow the directions at the prompt