Office 365 for Students

Bringing the applications to you the way you work today.

You access technology wherever, whenever. As part of UKAT’s commitment to you, we are excited to make that access even easier, today in Office 365 for students.

Office 365 provides you with new ways to collaborate, take notes, and ultimately get things done. Also, with Office 365, students will enjoy the latest versions of Microsoft Office applications on up to five PCs or Macs while having access to 1TB of secure cloud-based file storage and sharing.

We are dedicated to helping University of Kentucky students succeed and believe that giving you access to Office 365 is one way we can do that.

What are the benefits?
Single sign on experience With Office 365, you don't need to remember another user name and password. Your Office 365 (formerly Microsoft Live) user name is now your University of Kentucky link blue id followed by @uky.edu (ex. linkblueID@uky.edu). Your password is the same one used for link blue. Log in
Store, sync, and share files simply With 1TB of OneDrive file storage, you'll have plenty of space for all your files. Plus, because your files are stored online, you can share with people in or outside the University of Kentucky, from wherever you're working, whenever you need to. And with multi-party HD video, content sharing, and shared calendars, you'll always be in sync with your classmates.
Work together on the same file No more emailing documents around and losing track of the latest version. Easily add, respond to, and track comments and status updates on one version of the document. You control who sees and edits each file. And you can create, edit, and review with others to avoid back-and-forth hassles and save time in the process.
Optimized note-taking tools Type or handwrite notes, capture webpages, record audio/video, embed spreadsheets, and more with OneNote, available on all your devices.

What's included
Full, installed applications Create reports and presentations with the latest versions of the applications you know and trust. Includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Outlook, Publisher, Access and Lync on up to 5 PCs or Macs.

 

Office Online
• File storage and sharing with 1 TB of storage
• Unlimited online meetings and HD video conferencing

 

Frequently asked questions

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What is Office 365 Education for Students?
Where do I go to access Office 365?
What are the eligibility requirements for Office 365 Education for Students?
How long can I use this plan?
Who manages the OneDrive account provided with this offer?
Can I share the plan with others?
I'm having trouble installing Office, where can I get help?
Is there a mechanism to increase the size of your OneDrive space if needed?
Does Office 365 provide full access to the iPad version of office now?
What ability does One Drive have to restore deleted files? I would imagine there is some sort of system in place (file versioning, deleted file view, etc) ?

*Access and Publisher are available on PCs only; cannot be used across devices
1 HealthCare students who log in using “MC” (ex. MC\stu222) will continue to use the current email system. Healthcare students will enjoy the other benefits of Office 365 including an improved download experience, collaboration and 1TB of storage on OneDrive.

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