Office 365

NWTC offers Microsoft Office 365 for free to all current students and employees! This service includes access to Microsoft Office Online and personal access to the Microsoft Office suite applications, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, with 1TB of OneDrive cloud storage.


You can also access Microsoft Office and other software when you access Virtual Desktop. More information on Virtual Desktop.

View these videos to learn more about Office 365 and how to install:

Office 365 – Installation at NWTC - 1 minute 42 seconds

Office 365 – Online Access at NWTC - 1 minute 50 seconds

See step-by-step installation instructions below:

Installation steps for Office 365 (Windows 10 Instructions)

  • Login to your Student Portal (my.NWTC) account.  

  • Click on the Office 365 button on the right side of the home page. 


       Office 365 link in student portal

  • The portal should automatically sign you in to your Office 365 account, but if prompted to Sign In, enter your NWTC login ID and password.  


Sign in screen for Office 365     Enter password for Office 365
  • Click on the Install Office apps button on the right-hand side. If you do not want to install the apps, you can use the online versions of the applications right from this page. Just click on the application you want to use to launch it in your browser.

Select Install Office Apps in the upper right      Choose to install



  • Click on the downloaded file to open it and then click on Run. 

Select downloaded file from bottom of window  Click Run to start installation process



  • The installation process will begin momentarily.


Installing Office apps  Installing Office apps



  • When the installation completes, you can access the Office applications from your start menu.

Office applications display in your Start menu


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