Email and Collaboration

Office 365 provides Marymount students, faculty and staff with cloud-based email, calendaring and task management tools on your desktop and mobile devices. Because Office 365 is powered by the cloud, you can access your applications and files from virtually anywhere—PC, Mac and tablets—and they’re always up to date. To access the Office 365 suite of applications, including your MCU email account online, go to http://webmail.marymountcalifornia.edu and use your MCU email and password to log in.

Features

  • Large message storage capacity that includes 50 gigabytes of email storage for each user.
  • Access to your email, calendar and contacts from your desktop or mobile device, including iOS and Android-based phones and tablets.
  • Built-in spam message filtering and integrated anti-spam tools for smoother control of email filtering and identification.
  • Access to the online versions of Word, Excel and PowerPoint, allowing you to work anytime, anywhere.
  • OneDrive for Business, a cloud-based storage solution, lets you store, edit and share documents, with access from any PC or mobile device.

Get started

Outlook on the web (formerly known as Outlook Web App or Outlook Web Access) lets you access your Marymount email, calendar, address book and tasks on any computer through a web browser. You can also use a desktop email client or a mobile device to access your Office 365 email and calendar.

Get started

  • To use Outlook on the web, the web-based email client for Office 365, open a web browser and go to https://webmail.marymountcalifornia.edu.
  • Authenticate with your Marymount NetID (username + password).

OneDrive for Business is a cloud-based document storage solution and sharing tool that can be accessed through the web or through desktop and mobile applications.

Features

  • Store up to 5 terabytes of documents.
  • Share files with fellow Marymount faculty, staff, students and anyone with a Microsoft account.
  • Edit your documents online using Microsoft’s Office Online software.
  • Upload files up to 10 gigabytes in size.

To access your OneDrive:

  1. Login to your Office 365 account using your Marymount NetID.
  2. Click on the blue Apps button at the top left of the browser window and select OneDrive.
  3. Click the New button to create a new Microsoft Office document in your OneDrive.
  4. Click on the Upload button to upload files and folders from your computer.

Marymount utilizes Microsoft SharePoint, a web-based tool that enables internal teams to collaborate using team sites, document publishing, blogs, wikis and forums. It provides a secure place to store, organize, share and access information from almost any device and all major web browsers.

Features

  • Information can be managed in many ways, such as utilizing document libraries, lists, work flows, discussion boards, web pages, wikis and blogs.
  • A rich set of out-of-the-box capabilities makes it easy to organize, view and use your information in different ways, depending on your needs.
  • Multiple versions of documents and list items can be maintained automatically.
  • Information can be found through full-text search or by searches specific to metadata tagged to the information.
  • Pre-defined workflows can automate common processes such as collecting feedback and approving documents, and custom workflows can be designed for more complex tasks.
  • Granular permissions can be set at almost any level within the site or site collection, ranging from read-only to contributor to administrator (with several variations in-between).

Web and video conferencing services allow users to hold or attend live meetings, conferences, presentations and trainings via the Internet. Sessions can be initiated through Zoom, an audio, video and web conferencing cloud service. The service allows up to 100 participants to simultaneously collaborate over the Internet from any location with a computer and Internet connection. To host a Zoom video conference, please contact Educational Technology at classroomsupport@marymountcalifornia.edu or call 310.303.7268

Institutional Technology
(310) 303-7268

Campus location
Oceanside 106

Hours
8 a.m. to 5 p.m, Monday through Friday