Student Email

Initial upgrade completed-

Student email transitions to Microsoft Office 365 for Education

Huskers.Edu email is transitioning to Office 365 for education—including email, instant messaging, group video and voice chat, and online document viewing and editing. With Office 365, you will now have two separate accounts:

Office 365


Office 365 account—allows access your school email. Continue to use Microsoft Outlook Web App or Microsoft Outlook to view and send email from your school account, but sign in at . You will use the same user name and password.

Personal Microsoft account—allows access to SkyDrive, Messenger, and other Microsoft services. Use the same user name and password to access this account that was used to access Live@edu. Note that UNL no longer administers this account. As a result, we cannot reset the password. Use to reset the password for your personal account after the upgrade. Sign into SkyDrive ( using your existing Live@edu user name and password.


For more information about the upgrade, see the Checklist for users.

If you have questions or need help,
Contact the Computer Help Center

Phone: (402) 472-3970 or toll-free (866) 472-3970


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UNL's student email, ‘,’ to Office 365 for Education upgrade for Friday July 26th has been completed. 

What does my account look like following the upgrade?


Office 365 for Education Features coming this fall

  • Cloud-based email, calendar and contacts

  • Instant messaging, voice and video chat

  • Online conferencing with desktop sharing

  • Web-based viewing and editing of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote files