Centre for Teaching Excellence

Microsoft 365

All staff and students at Capilano University have access to the full suite of Microsoft 365 applications including Word, Excel, Calendar and Outlook (email). To access the full suite of applications, go to portal.office.com and sign in using your Single Sign On credentials.

Here are some additional applications that you might find useful in your Teaching:


Microsoft Bookings is a scheduling application that  can be used for academic advising, office hours, or other types of appointments. Bookings provides an easy to set up, customizable web page that allows students to find available times and book appointments with you. Bookings are synched with your Calendar and notifications are sent to your Outlook email account. 

How To Use Microsoft Bookings in Education (2021 Complete Tutorial) – YouTube


Need to set up a survey for some formative assessment or to collaboratively choose topics for the course? Forms allows you to quickly set it up, capture results and export to Excel.

How to Use Microsoft Forms (video tutorial).


Capilano University is named after Chief Joe Capilano, an important leader of the Squamish (Sḵwx̱wú7mesh) Nation of the Coast Salish people. We respectfully acknowledge that our campuses are located on the unceded sovereign Indigenous Nations of Lil’wat, xʷməθkʷəy̓əm(Musqueam), Shíshálh (Sechelt), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh(Squamish) and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh).


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