Signing in to Office 365
Please note that this guide is for Alamo Colleges District faculty and staff only; students will use a different "getting started" process to access their Office 365 account.
Office 365 is the productivity cloud designed to help you with more than just apps like Word, Excel, Teams, and PowerPoint online; Office 365 also gives you access to your Microsoft Teams and OneDrive accounts.
If you are new to our Alamo Colleges District employee Office 365 account, please follow the sign-up process to create your account.
Once you have a verified your Office 365 account, go to https://office365.com to sign in to the web application.
- Click the Sign in link in the upper right to access your employee account.
- Enter your @alamo.edu email address and click Next.
Click on Work or school account to connect to the Office 365 web application.
Microsoft Teams is a communication and collaboration platform that combines persistent workplace chat, video meetings, file storage (including collaboration on files), and application integration. The service comes as part of the Alamo Colleges District Office 365 office productivity suite and features extensions that can integrate with non-Microsoft products such as Android and iOS devices and Macintosh operating systems.
View the following guides to get started with Microsoft Teams:
Microsoft OneDrive allows users to safely store files in the cloud, share files, and sync files across mobile devices and personal computers. With the Alamo Colleges District subscription, employees are given 1 TB of storage space to upload documents to their OneDrive account and share files, folders, and collaborate on documents with colleagues.
View the following guides to get started with OneDrive:
For support and assistance with Office 365, please contact your campus IT Help Desk.