Office 365

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Office 365 is an online service that is delivered to users through the cloud and includes Office Apps and OneDrive. Students also receive email through Office 365. (See Email and Calendaring service).

To log in to Office 365 / Student Email

  • UsernamePassword: Your StarID Password
     
    • Students: YourStarID@go.minnstate.edu
    • Faculty/Staff: YourStarID@minnstate.edu
       
  • Link: www.office.com and click Sign In 

For more information on Office 365 components, click here or scroll down below.

Service Offerings:

  • Office Apps
    Office applications are available for use in the cloud or installing on personal devices. This includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and more. All current students, faculty, and staff have access to Office Apps.
  • OneDrive
    OneDrive provides cloud storage of 1TB for each user. OneDrive can be used to store and share files. All current students, faculty, and staff have access to OneDrive.
  • Student Email
    Click on the link to see the Email and Calendaring service

Available for:

  • Normandale Faculty
  • Normandale Staff
  • Normandale Students

 

Office 365 Information

Office 365 Login Information

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To log in to Office 365 / Student Email

  • Username
    • Students: YourStarID@go.minnstate.edu
    • Faculty/Staff: YourStarID@minnstate.edu
       
  • Password: Your StarID Password
     
  • Link: www.office.com and click Sign In

  • Note: Your username and email address are different. To look up your email address, please go to https://ss.normandale.edu 

Office 365 Settings

Office 365 Settings

Outlook 365 (Student Email)

Office 365 includes the Outlook Web App so you can get to your email from anywhere. To get to the Outlook Web App, go to outlook.office.com or sign in to Office 365, then in the top left corner click Outlook, Calendar, or People.

Important Links

Calendar (Students)

Your calendar lets you create and track appointments and meetings. You can create multiple calendars, link to other people's calendars, and even share your calendar with other people in your organization.

Related Links

People (Students)

This is where all of your contacts are stored. Contacts may be added in manually, linked from a web app, or synced with a mobile device such as your mobile phone.You can email multiple people at once, find phone numbers, and create contact lists (which you may remember as being referred to as "distribution lists" in previous versions of Outlook). From the directory you can find or create sites that you can share with a number of people to work on projects or share information.

OneDrive

OneDrive is a cloud-based storage service that is provided to all students, faculty, and staff as part of Office 365. You can store your files in the cloud, access them from any device, and share them with others.

For a quick way to learn about OneDrive, its services, and how to use it, follow these links or check out our Microsoft OneDrive page.

OneNote

Microsoft OneNote is an easy-to-use note-taking and information-management program where you can capture ideas and information in electronic form. Saving your files out to a personal OneDrive accounts allows you to sync your OneNote information acess all of your devices so you can access your notes at any time.

Word

Microsoft Word is a software application in the Office suite that allows you to perform word processing. You may use Word to create documents such as letters, invitations, term papers, flyers, resumes, novels, and much more!

Excel

Microsoft Excel is a spreadsheet tool that has the capability of performing tasks such as calculating equations, creating graphs, and creating tables.

For more information, visit: Excel

PowerPoint

PowerPoint is a type of presentation software that allows the user to create a slideshow in order to showcase information. It is commonly used by teachers to display notes in classes. PowerPoint is part of the Microsoft Office package and is available online, as an app, and can be installed on Macs and PCs.

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Sway

Microsoft Sway is a presentation authoring tool. It's similar to PowerPoint in that you add text, images, media, links and other content to slides or what Sway calls cards. Just like PowerPoint slides, Sway cards are organized into a deck or storyline. You can then apply effects and designs to enhance your presentation.

Learn more about Sway at Microsoft ->

Forms

Microsoft Forms is a new part of Office 365 Education that allows teachers and students to quickly and easily create custom quizzes, surveys, questionaires, registrations and more. When you create a form, you can invite others to respond to it using any web browser, even on mobile devices.

For more information, visit: Forms

Planner

Planner is a way for businesses, schools, and organiztions to structure teamwork easily and get more done. With Planner, teams can create new plans; organize, assign, and collaborate on tasks; set due dates; update statues and share file, while visual dashboards and email notifications keep everyone informed on progress.

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Stream

Stream allows you to share videos of classes, meetings, presentations, training sessions, or other videos with other people in your company or school.

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Teams

The customizable chat-based team workspace in Office 365.

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Delve

Delve Provides you with personal insights and relevant information based on who you work with and the content you work on.

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Flow

Flow allows you to build automated workflows between apps and services to get notifications, synchronize files, collect data, and automate boring, time-consuming tasks.

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