M365 Office for Faculty and Staff

What is M365?

Microsoft 365 Office (formerly known as Office 365) brings together premium apps like Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and OneNote with 1TB of OneDrive cloud storage for each end-user.

ITS will remotely install M365 apps on your Emily Carr University device. You can install the apps on your personal device as well.

Who can use M365?

Microsoft 365 (formerly known as Office 365) is available and accessible by all active Emily Carr University faculty and staff who have a university email address.

Accessing M365

How to sign in to M365 online
How to download M365 to your non ECU computer
How to use M365 on your mobile phone

Need help?

Resources and tutorials

These applications are available to faculty and staff as part of M365:

  • OneDrive
  • Outlook
  • Excel
  • Word
  • PowerPoint
  • OneNote

    Here are some links where you can access self-learning resources and tutorials:

      Contact and support

      M365 Office applications are supported by ITS. Where applicable you may be directed to the online documentation available through the links on this page or to the main Microsoft Support sites.


      Contact our Microsoft 365 experts for inquiries regarding supported applications and services.


      Can I access M365 on shared lab computers?
      I'm having trouble logging in.
      Does the M365 service come with any cloud storage?
      How can I install M365 on my university-managed device?
      How many devices can I install M365 on?
      Do students have access to M365 apps? Can I use it to share files with them?
      Will the migration to Microsoft 365 include Outlook Email & Calendar services?
      Can Outlook email & calendar features be integrated in Apple Mail?
      Is OneDrive intended to replace the shared drive?
      Can Information Technology Services view our documents in OneDrive?
      Is there a benefit to working on the desktop application over the browser? Will edits be lost if there are two people editing simultaneously?
      How secure is OneDrive if I use a non ECU computer and access OneDrive online?