Learn About Office 365 Throughout Microsoft March

February 20, 2020 |


Throughout the month of March, IT Solutions is celebrating all the awesome tools that are offered through Microsoft Office 365. Stay connected with us on our newsfeed and social media for helpful tips and resources on a variety of Office 365 topics.

Why Use Office 365?

Maximize your and your team’s productivity at school, work, or home using the variety of helpful apps included in Microsoft Office 365. The best part? All students, faculty, and staff at Minnesota State University, Mankato have access to web, desktop, and mobile versions of Office 365 for free!

  • Use the classic basics, like Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Keep your collaborative team connected and productive with Teams
  • Backup, sync, and share files with OneDrive
  • Stay organized with tools like Calendar, To Do, Planner, and Bookings
  • And more!


Log In to Office 365

Accessing Office 365 apps is easy! There are a variety of options:


Learn the Basics

Bookmark this page so you can easily find these resources later!

Spotlight Articles

These articles provide quick information about the basics of various Office 365 topics. Browse through them to find overviews, tips and tricks, training videos, and more!

Get Office 365

OneDrive: File Storage

OneNote: note-taking made easy

Microsoft Teams: Work Better Together

Apps You Have, But Haven't Heard Of

Training Webinars

Watch the recordings of our Microsoft March webinars! Each session focuses on a different Office 365 topic, all taught by University staff. Sessions will also be recorded and posted online for future viewing. 

Intro to Office 365

Presented by Bryan Schneider, Assistant CIO & Director of Technology Services

Learn about the basics of Office 365, including how to download, how to navigate web apps, how to share and collaborate, and more.

March 5, 1-2 pm (Ended)

Watch Recording


OneDrive & OneNote

Presented by Steve Rodman, Solutions Architect. Co-hosted by Bryan Johnson, Solutions Architect.

Learn how to store files in the cloud with OneDrive and a basic overview of how to use OneNote to organize your notes.

March 16, 10 - 11 am (Ended)

Watch Recording


Microsoft Teams

Presented by Bryan Johnson, Solutions Architect. Co-hosted by Steve Rodman, Solutions Architect.

Learn how to create teams, work together with your teammates for enhanced productivity, collaborate on documents, and more.

March 19, 10 - 11 am (Ended)

Watch Recording

Apps You Have, But Haven't Heard Of

Presented by Mitch Wallerstedt, Chief Operations Officer.

Learn about powerful apps that you have access to through Office 365 but may not know about, including Sway, Forms, To Do, Bookings, and more.

March 25, 2 - 3 pm (Ended)

Watch Recording

Resources For Office 365 Integration with D2L

Sync OneNote Class Notebooks with D2L

Access MavMAIL, OneDrive, and Outlook Calendar in D2L

Upload OneDrive Documents to D2L Content (for Teachers)

Curated LinkedIn Learning Videos

LinkedIn Learning has thousands of training videos on a variety of topics, all taught by experts! Check out our curated list of videos focusing on Microsoft Office 365 apps to help you get started!

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