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Microsoft 365

Last modified on 22-05-2024 16:46
As a UvA-student your UvAnetID grants you access to Microsoft 365. Microsoft 365 is a collection of services that includes OneDrive, Teams, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and more.
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Study online with Microsoft 365

Microsoft 365 allows you to easily and safely work together online in the cloud. You can:

  • Videocall, chat and work together online with students and external parties
  • Share files and work on them simultaneously
  • Have access to your files anytime, anyplace: on your mobile device, laptop or pc. You have boundless storage.

Microsoft 365 consists of the online services (such as Teams and OneDrive) and Office. Office is the collection of apps that include Word and PowerPoint. Whilst these apps are also accessible offline, the online services are only available with an internet connection.

Getting started

Having installed two-step verification, you are granted access to your personal Microsoft 365 environment by logging in on microsoft365.comExternal link with your UvAnetID. Here you will find icons of the various Microsoft services, including your student e-mail. To gain access to your service of choice, select the corresponding icon.

You can also download Microsoft 365 apps

Follow these steps to download the Microsoft 365 apps.

  • Check if updates to your operating system are available and, if necessary, run them first.
  • Uninstall the old Microsoft packages. 
  • Go to microsoft365.com
  • Log in with your UvAnetID and password.
  • Click on the ‘Install apps’ button.
  • Follow the instructions on your screen.

Microsoft 365-apps

Need help? 

For further questions you can refer to the in-client support available in Microsoft 365 apps or the general Microsoft 365 support pageExternal link. In addition, you can get in touch with the Servicedesk ICT ServicesExternal link.


Servicedesk ICT Services ICT Services

The Servicedesk ICT Services is there to help you with all your ICT questions and problems.

Contact details

The Service Desk ICT Services can be reached by phone from Monday to Friday from 8.00 to 18.00.

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