Office 365

All Penn State students have access to Microsoft Office 365 applications, including Outlook for email and calendaring.

Available Applications

Office 365 offers a variety of applications, including Microsoft Office applications you may be familiar with such as Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. View a complete list of Office 365 applications.

How to Access Applications

Students can access Office 365 applications by visiting You can use the applications in your browser as web applications, or install them on your computer as desktop applications.

Student Email in Outlook

All students can access their Penn State email in Outlook. The first time you access your email using Outlook, you will need to add your email account to the Outlook application. View instructions for adding your email account to Outlook.

If you have any questions or concerns about your email in Outlook, you can review troubleshooting tips or contact the Penn State World Campus HelpDesk.

Help and Additional Information

Visit the Penn State Office 365 website for additional information about Office 365, training guides, and help and support resources.

You can also contact the Penn State World Campus HelpDesk for individual assistance.