Student Email - Office 365

Student Email - Office 365

Ben Franklin Hall Faculty and Staff Technology Support
    Help Desk | Ben Franklin Hall
Student Connectivity and Technology Support
    Residential Computing
    Luzerne Hall (Side Entrance)
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General Information

University policy requires students to use and maintain their university email account as it is an official means of communication. It is against the policy for students to forward their university mail to another account because doing so makes your email susceptible to your other account's spam filter and does not guarantee you will receive your official school-related email.

To log in to your BU Office 365 student email account:

  • Point your web browser to
  • Click on the "Log on as Student (" link
  • Submit your HuskyID and HuskyID password on the HuskyID Single Sign-On page

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Student HuskyID and Password Information

Other Office365 Web Applications

  • Your Office365 account currently also gives you access to Microsoft’s cloud-based OneDrive as well as Office Web Apps, which can be accessed through the App Drawer in the upper left corner of your student email account webmail.
  • Office Web Apps are web-based basic versions of Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote. Files are automatically saved directly to your OneDrive.
  • For more information and a walkthrough for accessing these additional Office365 offerings for the first time, please see the Introduction to Office365 Office Web Apps and OneDrive.

Office365 Microsoft Office ProPlus Software

  • Your Office365 account currently also gives you access to install full-featured Microsoft Office ProPlus software free of charge for personal use on up to five devices.
  • This software can be downloaded from the software section of Office 365 app settings located on the gear menu in the upper right corner of your student email account webmail.
  • Microsoft Office ProPlus Installation and Activation walkthrough: PC | Mac