As a member of The University of Akron, you can access Microsoft 365 for free as long as you are a current student, faculty or staff member. Students can use Microsoft 365 for up to one year after leaving UA.
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Microsoft 365 is a cloud-based subscription service from Microsoft that brings together the best tools for the way people work today. By combining best-in-class apps like Excel and Outlook with powerful cloud services like OneDrive and Microsoft Teams, Microsoft 365 lets anyone create and share anywhere on any device.
Microsoft 365 includes online versions of the Office suite:
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The benefit of this online service means UA employees have the capability to access their email, calendar, and more, from any computer that is connected to the Internet.
Faculty and staff can also install these applications for free on non-University owned computers, such as a home computer.
NOTE: Do not install Microsoft 365 on your University-owned computer. Please call the IT Help Desk at ext. 6888 to have UA install Microsoft Office on your UA computer.