Office 365 - Accessing Online Applications

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This article will provide instructions on how to get online access to Office 365 and utilize applications such as, Word, Excel, OneDrive, PowerPoint, Outlook and more. 


In order to access Office 365 online the following must be true:  

  • An Office 365 account has been created for you by an IT member through the onboarding process; and 
  • You are a student of UWS; or
  • You are an employee of UWS
  • You have successfully logged into your account (Steps for Logging Into Office)


Follow these steps to get online access to Office 365: 

1. Go to and Sign in with your UWS credentials.

2. Once logged in you will have access to all applications where you can create a documents, access UWS email, view saved documents, share documents and much more.  

Note: certain applications may not be available to you. By default everyone will have at least Outlook, OneDrive, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote. Students currently do not receive Teams.


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