How to access Microsoft Office 365

Microsoft 365

Accessing Microsoft Office 365

Students at Northampton College have access to the Microsoft 365 suite of apps.


Microsoft Office includes:

Microsoft Word - Word Processor

Microsoft Excel - Spreadsheet

Microsoft PowerPoint - Presentations

Microsoft Teams - Your classes, assignments and files  all in one place

Microsoft Outlook - Email

Microsoft OneDrive - Cloud Storage


To access Office 365 go to in your web browser and click on the 'Sign In' button. Enter your college email (eg

If signing in on a college PC you will see the Office 365 homepage. If you log on from outside the college you will be prompted to enter your college email again plus your college password.

You can choose to use the browser based version of each app, which will save your work ‘in the cloud’ or download the full app to your own computer/laptop by clicking ‘Install Office’


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