Office 365 - Features and Overview

Features of Office 365 include:

  • Web Based Email – 50 Gigabytes worth of mailbox space with calendar and contact support.
    • Email is an official form of university communication. Staff, faculty, and students are expected to check their official e-mail address on a frequent and consistent basis in order to stay current with University communications. All student records are corrected so that their Dominican email address is the first used by all university systems.
    • Student emails are formed by username and “”. Our student email system is hosted by Microsoft via Office 365 and can be accessed directly at
    • Faculty and Staff emails are ordinarily formed by first letter of first name and entire last name “”. Your username is your complete email address.
  • OneDrive for Business – 1 TB worth of personal storage.
    • Your OneDrive can be accessed by selecting “OneDrive” from the pull down option after clicking the boxes icon in the upper left hand corner of your mailbox. You can also log into OneDrive from your personal computer using Windows 10 or from the Office 365 application.
  • Office 365 Download for personal devices 
    • Microsoft Office 365 comes with a full version of Office and familiar Office applications like Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote and more. Office 365 ProPlus is a user-based service that allows each student to install Office 365 on up to five PCs or Macs, five tablets, and five mobile devices. Students can access Office mobile applications on iPhone and Android phones. (Office Mobile applications are included with all Windows phones).
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