How to Use Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams is a communication and collaboration software for groups with a variety of features including discussion posts, video meetings, and file collaboration. All Union College students and employees have access to Microsoft Teams.

Connecting to Teams

You can connect to Teams in several different ways.

  • Download the Teams app to your computer here. Please note that if using a desktop computer, it must have a microphone and speakers (or headset).
  • Download the Teams app to your Smartphone from the app store on your phone.
  • Join the meeting through a browser (Chrome or Edge).

Whatever method you choose, you will need to log in to Teams using your Union College account.

Additional Information

Here is the Teams Quick Start guide from Microsoft:

For additional information on Teams, please click the following link:


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