To help enable students to study, all TAFE Queensland students will have access to the Office 365 suite. This includes access to:
You can use these apps to plan, schedule your time, take study notes, create materials, complete assessments, store files, and much more.
The first step to getting started is signing into your new account. To begin you'll need:
Before you begin, make sure that you've activated your student account and created a password.
Sign in steps
Tip: To make it easier to get back next time, consider setting tafeqld.edu.au/office as a bookmark in your browser.
You will receive a unique email address (ending in @tqstudent.edu.au) for the duration of your study at TAFE Queensland. You can find your address by logging in to Office 365 and clicking on your profile dropdown in the top right corner.
You can also use this @tqstudent.edu.au email address to log in to any Office-related product or service (e.g., using the Outlook app on your phone, or installing Office 365 on your computer).
You can choose to share this email address with other students or your teacher in order to communicate. You can also use it to redeem student offers or discounts with a wide variety of retailers.
TAFE Queensland will continue to use the email address that you provided at time of enrolment to communicate important information to you. If you wish to use your new student email address for this purpose, you can update your contact details via the Student Portal.
After signing in, you'll see a list of apps that are available to you as a student on the sidebar.
Note: you'll have access to all the apps in Office 365, but you may not need to use all of them as part of your study!
You can also freely install the Office desktop apps on your own desktop computer. To begin the process, click the Install Office button in the corner.
Note: For support for with Office apps on your own personal devices, please contact Microsoft Support. TAFE Queensland cannot offer installation advice or support for Office on personal devices.
Office 365 apps work great on your smartphone or tablet too! Check out the following mobile apps for getting to email, calendar, tasks, files and more.