How to Request an Office 365 Account

Sometimes, students who are enrolled at MSU don't get an Office 365 account. This generally happens with returning students after their Windows Account has been deactivated. 

This page will assist in requesting an Office 365 Account-Springfield or SGF for currently enrolled students.

Step-by-Step Guide

How to Request an Office 365 Account

  1. Go to CAMS.
  2. Underneath Self-Service Options, click Get Resources
    Screenshot showing where to click to get request Office365 account
  3. Enter your BearPass Login and password to sign in.
    bear pass login
  4. On your Get Resources page, click Request Resources.
  5. Request the Office 365 Account. You will be given a temporary password. Write down this password exactly as it is written. It is case sensitive. 
  6. Change your password using the How to Change Your Password guide. Make sure to select Use my current password and enter the temporary password you just received.
  7. The Office 365 account takes a few hours depending on when the next sync will be made. Generally, the Office 365 account will be active within the next day. If not, please contact the Computer Services Help Desk.


To request help related to this article, please see our Service Catalog.


Article ID: 89574
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