Microsoft Office 365 for education is here!


A District-wide migration from on-premise Exchange 2003 to the Microsoft's cloud-based collaboration suite called Office 365 has begun with planned completion in January 2015. The District has chosen Office 365 as its enterprise level email system and will be used by all faculty, staff and students. Students were migrated to Office 365 in 2012.

What is Office 365? Office 365 is Microsoft's, email, document storage and collaboration products made available to you from your MPS account using your MPS login ID and Password. You can access these resources from your PC (Outlook 2010/2013 thick client), mobile devices including your phone or tablet and your web browser (Outlook Web Access). Some of the key features included with your MPS account in Office 365 are outlined below.

Email and Calendar

Feature rich web browser access to your MPS email, calendar and contacts.

  • 50 GBytes of mailbox storage
  • Schedule meetings quick and easy
  • Share your availability with others

OneDrive

Access OneDrive in Office 365

  • 1 TB storage for your documents.
  • Create new Microsoft Office documents.
  • Includes Word, Excel, OneNote and PowerPoint web apps.
  • Edit Microsoft Office documents in your web browser.
Share documents for collaboration with others using SharePoint or Microsoft Lync

Mobile Apps

Keep in touch with while on the go.

  • Retrieve and send MPS emails, contacts, and meeting appointments.
  • Get Office 365 apps for your Surface, Windows Phone, iPhone, iPad, Android and more...