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All students, faculty, and staff at Missouri State University have an Office 365 Education subscription. Depending on your classification as student or faculty/staff, your account will have different features.

Faculty/Staff Office 365 Education Accounts

Full-time faculty and staff members at Missouri State University have comprehensive Office 365 Education accounts. The list below describes the apps and features included with your subscription.

  • OneNote - The OneNote Web App, a place to take notes, manage projects, etc.
  • Class Notebook - A OneNote notebook that contains class templates for lectures, lesson plans, etc.
  • Mail - MSU email account.
  • Calendar - Outlook calendars.
  • Sway - A presentation-building application similar to PowerPoint and Prezi.
  • Word - Microsoft Word Web App to create shareable, collaborative online documents.
  • PowerPoint - Microsoft PowerPoint Web App to create shareable, collaborative online presentations. 
  • Excel - Microsoft Excel Web App to create shareable, collaborative online spreadsheets.
  • OneDrive - Your work-provided, online file storage system.
  • Forms - Similar to Google Forms, Microsoft Forms allows you to create custom forms and surveys.
  • Planner - Create to-do lists and manage your tasks
  • People - The MSU online directory 
  • Tasks - A list of your flagged emails and a place to create tasks for yourself
  • Video - A video sharing application similar to YouTube
  • SharePoint - An access point for your Office 365 Groups, or SharePoint Online team space.
  • Delve - Your Office 365 profile and a place to to discover and organize the information most interesting to you right now.
  • Newsfeed - A social-media like newsfeed for those using Yammer or SharePoint Online.
  • Yammer - A social media site just for Missouri State users
  • PowerApps - Build your own apps
  • Flow - Create a workflow in Office 365
  • Stream - A video sharing application similar to YouTube
  • Teams- A more robust form of Office 365 Groups *Currently available for Computer Services staff only
  • Dynamics 365 - A business planning and customer management application

Student Office 365 Education Accounts

As a registered student at Missouri State University, the Office 365 Education portal is where you will access your email, but there are a few other applications and features available to you. One of the best features of Office 365 Education is the ability to download the Microsoft Office Suite for personal use on your laptop or desktop. To download the most recent version of Microsoft Office, which includes Word, PowerPoint, Excel, OneNote, and Outlook, click on the Install Office 2016 button at the top right of your Office 365 portal (shown below). Many of the pages listed under the Faculty/Staff Office 365 Education Accounts will also apply to student accounts, but when you login to the Office 365 portal you will see different tiles than faculty/staff members.

Student Office 365 Portal

  • Mail - MSU email account
  • Calendar - Outlook calendar
  • Sway - A presentation-building application similar to PowerPoint and Prezi
  • Forms - Similar to Google Forms, Microsoft Forms allows you to create custom forms and surveys.
  • Planner - Create to-do lists and manage your tasks
  • People - The MSU online directory 
  • Tasks - A list of your flagged emails and a place to create tasks for yourself
  • Yammer - A social media site just for Missouri State users
  • PowerApps - Build your own apps
  • Flow - Create a workflow in Office 365
  • Stream - A video sharing application similar to YouTube
  • Dynamics 365 - A business planning and customer management application