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Office 365

‌A University-wide migration from Groupwise to the Microsoft’s cloud-based collaboration suite called Office 365 was completed on April 25th.

Get to your email:

To Log into your email, goto: http://mail.nwhealth.edu and log in:

  • For Students:
    Use your full NWHSU email address and network password (This is the same password you use to log into Centricity. If you have never used Centricity then use your student ID number.) to log in.
  • For Faculty and Staff:
    Use your full NWHSU email address and network password (This is the same password you use to log into your work computer) to log into your work computer) to log in.
  • For Alumni:
    Use your full NWHSU email address for the username and for the password use "nw" + your Student ID, e.g. nw111111

On your First login, you will need to select your Time Zone. Select Central Time (US & Canada)

If you are having issues logging into your email:

 

Access your Office 365 email on the go

Create and add an email message signature

 

Office 365 - Get Work Done. Anytime, anywhere.

Northwestern Health Sciences University provides Office 365, a web based service that provides a feature-rich set of tools for collaboration using Microsoft cloud-based products like Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneDrive, SharePoint and cloud based email.  Available at no extra cost through the Microsoft Student Advantage program, Office 365 gives students, faculty, and staff at the University access to a the latest versions of the Microsoft Office Suite, with all the features and functions you’ve come to expect.

Create, collaborate, edit, and view files – even when you’re on the go. Office 365 Pro Plus is anywhere you need it to be: your PC or laptop, tablet or phone.

Training and Resources

Getting Started:

Training Hubs:

Mircosoft Office 365 FAQs can be found here! 

Microsoft Advantage Program - Office Pro Plus for Free!

 Getting Started with the Microsoft Advanatge Program...

 Office 365 provides a web-based portal where you can install Office 365 Pro Plus. Keep in mind that you have to be a local administrator on a computer to install Office 365 Pro Plus.

  1. Go to: http://mail.nwhealth.edu
  2. Log in using your NWHSU email address and password
    • Password For Students:
      Use your full NWHSU email address and network password (This is the same password you use to log into Centricity. If you have never used Centricity then use your student ID number.) to log in.
    • Password For Faculty and Staff:
      Use your full NWHSU email address and network password (This is the same password you use to log into your work computer) to log in.
  3. Click on the gear icon in the upper right corner, and then select Office 365 settings
  4. Click Software in the left menu
  5. Select your desired Language
  6. If you are installing Office for Windows, Microsoft recommends using the 32-bit installation
  7. Click Install to download and install the latest version of Office

Important: When logging in to Office 365 for the first time, click the OneDrive link on the top blue menu bar to unlock your 1 TB of cloud storage.

Your Office 365 Pro Plus subscription includes

For PC

For Mac

For iPhone

For Android

  • Word
  • Excel
  • PowerPoint
  • OneNote
  • Access
  • Publisher
  • Outlook
  • Lync
  • InfoPath
  • Word
  • Excel
  • PowerPoint
  • Outlook
  • Word Mobile
  • Excel Mobile
  • PowerPoint Mobile

Note: OneNote and Lync Mobile available as separate download.

  • Word Mobile
  • Excel Mobile
  • PowerPoint Mobile

Note: OneNote and Lync Mobile available as separate download.

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