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What is Microsoft 365?

Microsoft 365 is the new name for Microsoft’s Office 365 subscription service. It includes everything Office 365 included—and more.

Microsoft 365 empowers users with the latest innovations across new and familiar productivity experiences like Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Teams and Outlook. Microsoft apps are pre-installed on university devices and can be accessed through the start menu (Windows) or Finder (MacOS).

Download and install Office 365

Microsoft 365 Frequently Asked Questions

An inclusive, accessible Microsoft 365

Microsoft 365 provides best-in-class apps and powerful cloud services with accessibility built-in. Designed to meet the needs of people around the globe with different abilities, the features within the Microsoft 365 apps ensure everyone can create, communicate, and collaborate on any device.

Learn more about Microsoft Accessibility tools

Microsoft Learning Pathways

The Microsoft Learning Pathways portal gives all University faculty, staff, and students access to official, always up-to-date, Microsoft training content. Navigate through bitesize modules on specific Microsoft 365 products or complete scenario based training.

Launch the Microsoft Learning Pathways portal

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Microsoft Teams

 Microsoft Teams is part of the Microsoft 365 Application Suite. Teams is where you can instant message and video call students and staff, arrange video meetings, share documents

Some modules have specific MS Teams sites set up for you where you can discuss different topics, your module leader will instruct you on how to join and use these.

Check our Microsoft Teams Frequently Asked Questions for more information.

OneDrive for Business

OneDrive for Business is an integral part of Microsoft 365, it provides a place in the cloud where University students can store, share and work on files together in real-time. Documents stored in OneDrive are automatically saved and can be restored to previous versions.


  • OneDrive for Business is safe and secure
  • Integrates with Microsoft 365 apps
  • Access your files from any device with an internet connection
  • Share and co-author files in real-time
  • Protect yourself from data loss
  • Robust data recovery features are available
  • View file activity information

Check our OneDrive Frequently Asked Questions for more information.

Microsoft Forms

With Microsoft Forms you can create a form, such as a survey or quiz, invite others to respond to it using almost any web browser or mobile device, see real-time results as they’re submitted, use built-in analytics to evaluate responses, and export results to Excel for additional analysis or grading.

Access Microsoft Forms

To access Microsoft Forms you’ll need to please visit, select Sign In at the top right corner then enter your University of Worcester credentials. Select the All Apps icon from the bottom left corner then choose Forms from the list of available apps.

Accessibility support for Microsoft Forms

Microsoft Forms supports a number of accessibility tools. For more information visit the Microsoft support article.

Microsoft Forms training

Microsoft Stream

Microsoft Stream is a video service used to upload, view, and share videos securely. You can share recordings or other videos with lectures and other students on your courses. You can also share comments on a video, tag timecodes in comments and descriptions to refer to specific points in a video.

How to access

  1. Visit Microsoft 365 and sign in with your University credentials.
  2. If you cannot see Stream listed on the welcome page, select ‘All Apps’ then choose Stream.

Check our Microsoft Stream Frequently Asked Questions for more information

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