Staff and Faculty - Get Started

Log in to Office 365

  1. Navigate to

  2. Log in using your PirateID/passphrase. The Office 365 home page opens.

Access Apps

  1. Click the waffle icon (upper left) to open the flyout menu of apps. Click a tile to open an app*.

OneDrive home page
Windows 7. Your interface and icons may vary.

Access Office Software Downloads

  1. From the Office 365 Home page, click the Install now button, OR
  2. Click the Settings >> Office 365 link
  • Five free downloads for personal devices
  • Mac or Windows
  • Mobile apps available
  • Upgrades automatic
  • Subscription active until you leave ECU
  • Only full-time staff eligible
Trouble with your install?

See this Office 365 troubleshooting guide.

How are faculty/staff using Office 365 at ECU?
  • Downloading the latest Office to their personal laptop or desktop
  • Setting up mobile apps on their phones and tablets
  • Conferencing with colleagues using Skype for Business/Lync