Using Office 365

Click the Office 365 tool you wish to use at When prompted, enter your full ONID email address in the username field and your ONID password in the password field. If you receive an error or are unable to login, please contact the OSU Computer Helpdesk via phone (541-737-3474) or via email.

The Apple Store allows you to download Office apps for iOS devices. Available apps include Word, PowerPoint, Excel, OneNote, and OneDrive for Business. These apps enable you to read and edit documents stored in your OSU Office 365 Drive.

Microsoft offers the "Office Mobile" app for Android devices. This application enables you to read and edit Word and Excel documents stored in your OSU Office 365 Drive.

Currently, OSU students are allowed to keep Microsoft Office as long as they are enrolled in the current or a future term. This may be subject to change due as OSU's policies for account provisioning change.

No, we are not licensed for Microsoft Project through Office 365. However, we do have the Project Online Premium Service for Education enabled.

OSU has not enabled the Exchange (Outlook email) option at this time. We continue to investigate all options in an ongoing effort to find the best tools for OSU students and employees.

Please contact the Service Desk via phone (541-737-8787) or email, or you may visit the Service Desk in Milne 201.

No. OSU has chosen enable both Google Apps for Education and Microsoft Office 365. While there is some duplication of services between these two, there are differences between them that provide significant advantages to different segments of the OSU population.

Yes. The Microsoft Office 365 service exceeds OSU’s security requirements for storing unrestricted and sensitive data.

Graduate students are treated as students, meaning they can use Office 365 even if they are employed by the University.

You can continue to use your personally purchased version of Office 2010 or 2013. You can find instructions to link your OSU One Drive for Business to your personal install of office.