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Guide to help NECC students access and navigate within Blackboard and Office 365

What is Office 365?


Microsoft Office 365 Logo


Office 365 allows students to access their Email, OneDrive, Word, and other Microsoft suite applications.



From the sign in page, type in your 8-digit student ID number followed by



You will be redirected to NECC's portal login where you will sign in with your password. If you have not changed your password, the default password will be your birthday in the format of MMDDYYYY.

It is strongly recommended that you change your default password. Click "Forgot my password" to change your password



You should now be signed into your account and will have access to your email and Office 365 applications.


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