Signing in to Office 365

Office 365 license activation

Once you have Microsoft Office 365 installed, you will need to sign in to the suite with your Michigan Tech account in order to properly license it. Please note that you will be prompted to sign in and activate Office 365 periodically on computing lab, classroom, conference, and instructor podium computers.

  1. When you launch any of the Microsoft Office 365 applications for the first time, you will be presented with the following Sign in window. Select the Sign in button.Microsoft sign in window
  2. An Activate Office window will appear. Enter your Michigan Tech email address and select Next.
    Activate Office Window
  3. You may encounter a screen that asks you to select a Work or school account or personal account. Select Work or school account.
  4. In the Michigan Tech log in window, enter your password and select Sign in. DUO will prompt you to authenticate. You should now be logged into Office. MTU login window

Installing on a personal device

If you’re installing Office 365 on a personal device, you may be prompted with the following window asking you to "Allow my organization to manage my device." Make sure this checkbox is unchecked and select No, sign in to this app only. Please visit Microsoft software on a personal device for further instructions.

personal device window


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