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Getting Started with Office 365

Microsoft Office includes programs such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint. If you do not already have Microsoft Office software installed on your computer, you can access it through RUSH's Office 365 subscription.

Accessing Microsoft Office

  • Go to
  • Sign in with your RUSH University ID and password.
  • On the main screen, above the application icons, select "Install Office".
  • Choose "Other" install options:
    Guide for installing Microsoft Office
  • A new window will open and you will be able to download Microsoft Office.

Collaborating through Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Office also provides you with access to Microsoft Teams: a virtual space to connect and collaborate.

Microsoft Teams Quick Guide

To get started, download our Microsoft Teams quick guide.

Get help

For support with Office, contact or (312) 563-2527, or visit Information Services on Inside RUSH.