Office 365 is the standard office applications suite in use at Eastern. The package includes desktop office software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.), online access to web versions and other online tools, email, and home use software. The desktop application are installed by ITS on Eastern owned machines, whereas the home use software can be obtained by following the instructions below. Faculty and staff looking for other home use software can find instructions in Article 235: Purchasing Hardware and Software.
You can access the Office 365 suite from home using a web browser. You can check your Outlook email, and use a variety of applications, as well as install them on your personal machine. NOTE: If you need to use Banner for data entry you must remote control your Office PC via the VPN.
Eastern also provides the instructions for connecting your Mobile device to Eastern Email in Article 474: Configuring Mobile Devices for Eastern Email
For all phones and tablets:
You will need your Eastern email (it is also your Office 365 login) and Office 365 password to sign in.
Or contact the Center for Instructional Technology at firstname.lastname@example.org or 860-465-1248.
Article ID: 477
Last updated: 03 Feb, 2021