Eligibility for a U-M Microsoft 365 Account


U-M Microsoft 365, Microsoft Office productivity apps (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, etc.), Microsoft Teams


Am I eligible for a U-M Microsoft 365 account? Who has access to U-M Microsoft 365?


The following affiliations are eligible for a U-M Microsoft 365 account for as long as you hold that affiliation:

  • Students (from matriculation to either graduation or end of student status)
  • Faculty (including emeritus faculty, lecturers, and intermittent lecturers)
  • Staff (including temporary)
  • Sponsored affiliates with regular uniqnames (i.e., Type-1 and 2 sponsored affiliates; "strong identities")

The following affiliations are not eligible for a U-M Microsoft 365 account if you do not have any of the roles from the previous list:

  • Alumni
  • Retirees
  • Sponsored affiliates with uniqnames starting with "um" and followed by numbers (i.e., Type-3 sponsored affiliates; "weak identities")
  • Friend accounts
  • MCommunity groups
  • Shared Accounts

Additional Information

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Article ID: 6445
Wed 9/22/21 12:37 PM
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