Office 365 for Email
Becker College uses Office 365 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 Skype for Business. For students, email accounts are an important part of your Becker College experience. This account is used to receive important updates from your faculty and the administration. You can see your email through the portal.
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://portal.office.com 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 Skype for Business for both instant messaging and online meetings.
Your Personal Microsoft account includes:
- OneDrive. This personal account will give you access to One Drive content, Skype for Business, and other Microsoft services.
Additional Office 365 Features include:
|Email and calendars||Cloud-based email and calendars powered by Microsoft Office 365 using your domain name.
|Web conferencing||Rich online meetings with audio and video, desktop sharing, and virtual whiteboard.
|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.
If you have questions or need help, contact the Help Desk at 508.373.1999 or firstname.lastname@example.org.