Office 365 for Email

Becker uses Office365 for both employee and student email. Office 365 has many great features including 25GB mail boxes, unlimited storage on One Drive and collaboration features through Lync. For students, email accounts are an important part of your Becker experience. This account is used to receive important updates from your Faculty and the administration:

Office 365 FAQs for Everyone:

Office 365 FAQs for Employees:

Office 365 FAQs for Students:

With Office 365,students will have two separate accounts:

Your Becker Office 365 account includes:

  • Email. You will continue to use Microsoft Outlook Web App or Microsoft Outlook to view and send email from your school account, but you will sign in at https://www.outlook.com/becker.edu using the same user name and password.
  • File sharing. We will use Microsoft SharePoint Online for sharing files and Microsoft Office Web Apps for creating and reading documents.
  • Instant messaging and online meetings. We will use Microsoft Lync Online for both instant messaging and online meetings.

Your Personal Microsoft account includes:

  • OneDrive. This personal account will give you access to One Drive content, Messenger, and other Microsoft services. If you had a Live@edu account, you will use the same user name and password that was used to access that. If not, you can create a new account. Please note that Becker College no longer administers this account. As a result, we cannot reset the password for you. Use https://account.live.com/ResetPassword.aspx to reset the password for your personal account after the upgrade.
  • Bookmark SkyDrive: https://onedrive.live.com/

Additional Office 365 Features include:

Email and calendars Cloud-based email and calendars powered by Microsoft   Exchange Online using your domain name.

  •   25 GB storage per user
Web conferencing Rich online meetings with audio and video, desktop sharing,   and virtual whiteboard.

  •   Excellent for distance learning
Office Web Apps Create and edit Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft   PowerPoint, and Microsoft OneNote documents using your favorite web browser.
Team sites Share files and documents with classmates. Create team,   study group, or club sites.

  •   Up to 300 sub sites

If you have questions or need help, contact the Help Desk at 508.373.1999 or helpdesk@becker.edu.

 

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