VGCC has moved its employee and student email to Microsoft Office 365. Please use your VanguardID and password to log in. Example: email@example.com is the username format to login to the email system.
You can access your email by clicking on: https://outlook.com/vgcc.edu.
Office 365 - Download Software Instructions
Students have access to download the Office 365 suite of software. Below are the step by step instructions for downloading Office 365 Software.
- Navigate to the url https://outlook.com/vgcc.edu
- Enter your username and password - Please use your VanguardID. Example: firstname.lastname@example.org is the format to login to the email system.
- Once you have logged in, click on the "Settings" button (looks like a little cog) in the top right hand corner of the screen.
- Towards the bottom of this new menu that opens, click on Office 365 under the title Your App Settings
- Now click on Install Status - Then look for Install Desktop Applications link on that page.
- On the next screen click on the Install button near the bottom
- A new window will pop up that should say something like "Welcome to your new Office." Click Next (it may also prompt you to download a file to begin. Just download this file to your desktop and follow the onscreen instructions)
- After a time (depending on the speed of your internet connection) you will get an option for settings. You can choose either Use Recommended Settings or No Thanks. Either option is fine.
- You should be prompted to click "next" a couple of more times and then (after a time) you will be told that your software has been installed and is ready to use.
- GO FORTH AND BEGIN USING THE OFFICE SOFTWARE LIKE A PRO!!