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How Do I . . .?: Access Office 365 for free

Step by step instructions for library services


To utilize Office 365, follow these steps:

1.) Begin by visiting the Taft College homepage at Click on the MyTC link located in the upper right-hand corner.



2.) Access your MyTC account with the provided details. Use your A# with a capital 'A' as the username. For the password, capitalize the first letter of your first name, followed by the first letter of your last name in lowercase, and conclude with the last 6 digits of your A#. After successfully logging in, select the envelope icon located in the upper right-hand corner of your screen.



3. In the upper left-hand corner of your Taft College email account, locate a square icon containing multiple squares. Click on this icon.



4. Upon selecting the square icon, a list of Office 365 products accessible to you will appear. You can utilize tools like Word, Excel, and more in a cloud-based system. If these icons are not visible, click on the "Explore all your apps" link.