List of frequently asked questions and the answers
How do I access it?
To use the web browser based versions of Office 365 applications such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint and One Note login at https://portal.office.com using your RCS email address and password.
What does it cost?
Office 365 and OneDrive is being offered to Rensselaer faculty, students, and staff, free of charge.
Is Rensselaer using Office 365 for email?
No, we are not currently utilizing the email service functionality of Office 365. We are evaluating how it could be utilized by Rensselaer in the future.
Can I request more space?
Yes, please submit a request asking for a larger disk quota in OneDrive
Do I have to change anything with my existing Office install?
No, if you are happy with your current MS Office install you do not need to change anything. Existing Office licensing will continue to work.
Will Rensselaer continue to support KMS for licensing?
Yes, KMS licensing for Office will continue to work at Rensselaer.