Office 365 Overview


Office 365 Overview

Microsoft Office 365 (O365) provides a suite of cloud-based software as a service that complement educational and business environments. Many of the products are free of charge, and similar to other no-cost product offerings, they can frequently change. These products do not replace existing offerings but provide additional tools that are available online. For real time service status please visit:

All products are available in the Office 365 portal at Sign in with the username format to be directed to authenticate with your University credentials. Products can generally be accessed 24x7 using a computer, tablet, smartphone, or other device with an Internet connection.

O365 products are available to UM System faculty, staff, and students. Click on the product links below to obtain more information about each O365 product and learn how they may help you accomplish your goals. Note, products marked with an asterisk in the table may have a cost involved.

Office 365 Products

* Note: These MS O365 products are not free and must be ordered through Information Services

Office 365 Portal