What is Microsoft Teams?

Teams is a communication and collaboration platform that combines chat, audio/video meetings, file storage (including collaboration on files) and integrates with the Office 365 suite of products. Teams allows you to host meetings and events with users internal and external to the University.

How do I get started with Teams?

Microsoft Teams will be rolled out campus wide on September 1st 2020

Before getting started with Teams, all users are required to read and adhere to the Terms of Use. Please read the the Terms of Use and Microsoft Teams Best Practices before using Teams or creating a new Team.

How do I use Teams? Do I need to download anything?

On a PC or Mac, Microsoft Teams can be used through a modern browser, such as Google Chrome or FireFox, however it is recommended that the Teams desktop app be downloaded and installed for full functionality.

On an Android or iOS device, Microsoft Teams can be downloaded through the respective App store.

Teams Questions and Answers

Answers to your most commonly asked questions is available on our Frequently Asked Questions page.  Further support is available from helpdesk@msvu.ca  

Teams Terms of Use

Before getting started with Teams, all users are required to read and adhere to the Terms of Use. Please read the the Terms of Use and Microsoft Teams Best Practices before using Teams or creating a new Team.