Office 365

Microsoft Office 365 is available to current employees and students, free of charge. This includes the Office suite of Word, Excel, and PowerPoint for as long as you are with Lakehead.

To download and install Office 365:

For PC and Mac:

  1. Visit the Office website
  2. Sign in using your Lakehead credentials (including
  3. Click the install apps options located at the top right. This will download the installer to your computer.
  4.  Run the installer and proceed through the screens that are prompted
  5.  Once the installer is finished, open any of the apps.
  6. Upon opening the app for the first time, you will be prompted to sign in. Sign in with your Lakehead email address ( included. 

Please note that TSC does not support the use of OneDrive. Once you are no longer a student or employee here, any data that is saved to your OneDrive will be automatically deleted.

If you have trouble installing Office, this guide may resolve your issue. 

Offline use information can be found here.