University of London Office 365

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University of London Office 365, Free Microsoft Office for students and staff

In order to help you have a successful year, we’re providing Office 365 to every student and staff member at City University London free of charge.

With Office 365, you will have access to the latest version of Word, Excel, Powerpoint, OneNote, and much more on up to 5 of your computers and up to 5 tablets.

Set up is simple.  Just follow these steps to download Microsoft Office for free on your computer or tablet:

  1. Log in to your email by going to
  2. Click on the Office 365 logo on the top left of the screen
  3. Press ‘Install Now’

Office DownloadHaving trouble downloading your free Office 365? 

Contact the IT Service Desk on 020 7040 8181 or


Information Technology blog

Information Technology blog is an online resource for staff and students to find out more about the work of IT.  Alongside our website, we will use this blog to bring you breaking news and updates about our work, as well as introducing you to parts of the team that you may never have realised existed!

Who we are

IT is led by Claire Priestley, Director of Information Technology, and consists of a number of teams as follows:

  • Operations ( Telecoms, Specialist Services, Architecture, Infrastructure and Operations, Network and Service)
  • Business ( Business Administration and Communication, Business Relationship Management, Project Management, Application Management, Information Governance and IT Training)

If you would like to learn more about what each of these teams does, please visit our website:

IT Mission

Our mission as a customer driven Directorate of Information Technology is to deliver world class IT and information services to enable City, University of London to achieve its ambitions in research, education and enterprise.