Office 365: Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams is a team collaboration application that is fully integrated with Microsoft Office 365 and helps your teams work more quickly and efficiently. It supports group-based chats, file sharing, online meetings, and is fully integrated with O365 email and calendars, OneDrive, Planner and OneNote. Microsoft Teams is automatically available to all Duke Office 365 Email and Calendar users through

Need to setup Microsoft Teams?  Follow these instructions.



Messaging – Microsoft Teams allows you to connect with the Duke Community wherever you are located.

Secure – Microsoft Teams allows you to log in with your Duke NetID.

Meeting and Conferencing – Microsoft teams allows you to video-call, audio-call, and share your screen with your colleagues.


Designed For

Faculty, Staff, and Students



A Duke NetID and an Office 365 account


Data Security

Microsoft Teams is approved for Sensitive, Restricted, and Public data.

See the Duke University Data Classification Standard for the definitions of Sensitive, Restricted, and Public data.


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Article number: KB0032648

Valid to: February 6, 2025