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Office 365 Features

Office 365 is on the way! Office 365 will add additional functionality to the robust features of Office 2013. Office 365 includes web access to most of the Office suite.

Status - Online

Outlook Web App

Improved web browser access to your Exchange email, calendar and contacts.
  • 50 GB of mailbox storage available
  • Works with all University-supported web browsers
  • Easily see the availability of colleagues, meeting rooms and resources
  • Schedule meetings quickly and easily
  • Get the best OWA mobile experience to date.

Status - Coming Soon

Apps for Mobiles and Tablets

Keep in touch with colleagues whilst on the move.

  • Retrieve and send emails, access University contacts, and meeting appointments
  • Use on iPhone, iPad, Android, Surface and Windows Phone.

Status -Online

Office Online

Create and edit Microsoft Office documents in your web browser.

  • Create and edit documents in your web browser without having MS Office installed on your computer
  • Office Online includes Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and OneNote
  • PLEASE NOTE: The new Word, Excel and PowerPoint applications for iOS and Android do not allow document creation or editing with the University's current Office 365 subscription, only viewing.

Status - Online

OneDrive for Business (formerly SkyDrive Pro)

Access and synchronize documents with OneDrive via the web from your desktop computer, mobile device or tablet.

  • You get 1TB of storage for your own content in the cloud
  • Store documents in the cloud for anytime, anyplace access
  • Create and edit Office documents from your web browser without having MS Office installed on your computer
  • Share documents with colleagues

Status - Coming Soon

Lync Instant Messaging

Includes face-to-face meetings and real time collaboration with on-screen sharing

  • Immediately see your colleagues' availability status
  • Use video conferencing or face-to-face chat if you have a camera
  • Share a whiteboard for brainstorming with your colleagues in real time
  • Share an application, desktop or document on-screen in real time

Status - Online


Your team or unit can arrange to have a site in SharePoint.

  • Access productivity apps and define workflows to your content
  • Include staff news, a site mailbox and events calendar
  • Powerful search tools allows staff to more easily find resources, materials and experts to help support them in their work
  • Share documents with colleagues inside and outside the University.