Sign in & access teams


This article describes how to sign in and access Microsoft Teams.


How to sign in and access Teams

Step 1. Select your method of accessing Microsoft Teams:

  • MS Teams web: Visit M365 Portal > select MS Teams icon
  • MS Teams desktop: Launch the software on your desktop
  • MS Team mobile app: Launch the application on your mobile device
How do I install MS Teams on my Individual-use or university-managed device(s)?


To download Microsoft Teams on your individual-use device, visit Microsoft Team's download page for more information.


If you are an SFU faculty/staff and you hold a university-managed device, Microsoft Teams should be pre-installed on your device. Please contact the IT Service Desk for any software inquiries/installations.


Step 2. Log in to Microsoft Teams:

a) At the Microsoft login screen, enter your SFU email address (i.e.,

b) You will see a page that says “Taking you to your organization’s sign-in page” and will be redirected to SFU’s Central Authentication Service (CAS) page.

c) Log in using your SFU Computing ID and password. Enter your MFA code, when prompted.


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Microsoft Teams (MS Teams) is a virtual collaboration app that brings together Microsoft 365 services (such as Office and OneDrive) to keep you virtually connected to the SFU community from anywhere at any time.