Office 365


More about Office 365

Seton Hall University has partnered with Microsoft to offer Microsoft Office 365 to students, faculty and employees. Office 365's productivity suite enables members of the University community to share documents, access popular Microsoft software applications online and work collaboratively.Starting in summer 2014, the University began migrating all faculty and employee e-mail to the Office365 environment in the cloud. Students were already migrated to Office 365 in 2013.

What's That?

Office 365 ChicletWhen you authenticate to PirateNet by clicking on the PIrateNet link in the header of any SHU webpage, you will notice a new Office 365 icon available to you. When you click on it, you will see that you have access to multiple Microsoft applications including OneDrive, Skype for Business, Office Online and more. You will be able to utilize these services as long as you are an active member of the Seton Hall community (faculty, staff or student).

OneDrive for Business

OneDrive for Business, formerly SkyDrive Pro, provides users with 1TB of cloud storage. Please note that OneDrive for Business (enterprise software) is not the same as the OneDrive service Microsoft offers to individuals. For additional information on the differences, see How is OneDrive for Business different from OneDrive or consult the Illustrated PDF guide "Setup Guide - OneDrive for Business."

Lync is now Skype for Business

Microsoft's instant message and video conferencing product, formerly known as Lync, enables you to communicate with members of the Seton Hall community as well as set up online meetings.  Read more about the new look and features »

Office Online (Office Web Apps)

Create, access and save documents, spreadsheets, and presentations, via OneDrive for Business. Share them with others and work together at the same time. For instructions on access and set up »

Office Advantage

Did you know that you can download 5 full copies of Office 2013? You can now run the full version of Office on up to five machines, either PC or Mac. You can also run Office for iPad on up to 5 tablets. For more information and instructions »


This is a new feature in Office 365: the ability to upload videos to your own channel for viewing by the entire SHU community, or through edited permissions.  Read more about video »

Help and Support

If you need help accessing your account, please reach out to the Service Desk at (973) 275-2222 or


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