After deploying the Wifi network, the system will be secure from March 1st, 2016 allowing the Faculty of Science's authenticated users to connect safely.
Indeed, user authentication will be based on 802.1x, i.e., communication between the client and the network will be encrypted using WPA / WPA2 methods to prevent any type of fraud.
The Lebanese University is pleased to announce the launch of its new Office 365 platform of collaboration and online communication for its students.
This platform provides the following collection of services to every student at the Lebanese University free of charge:
1TB of storage from OneDrive: Store, sync, share, and easily collaborate on files securely with OneDrive for Business.
Install Office on up to 5 PCs or Macs, 5 tablets, and 5 smartphones. For this:
Browse and install office applications on your desktop, phone and tablet
Online Office Applications WebApp:
Word: Word Online lets you create, edit, and share Word documents in your browser. You can access your documents from any device and work with other people at the same time.
Excel: Excel Online lets you create, edit, and share Excel workbooks in your browser. You can access workbooks from any device and work with other people at the same time.
OneNote: OneNote Online lets you create, edit, and share OneNote notebooks in your browser. You can access notebooks from any device. Take notes, track to-do items, and work with other people at the same time.
Video: Watch, upload, and share videos within your organization using Office 365 Video.
Yammer: Yammer is a private social network that helps you and your company stay on top of it all. Yammer allows you to get connected to the right people, share information across teams and organize around projects so you can go further - faster.
Sway: Sway is an intelligent app that helps you easily create an interactive web-based canvas of your ideas. Pull your content from a variety of sources with minimal effort and use the built-in layout engine to craft a cohesive look and feel that looks great on any screen.
SharePoint: Create or follow SharePoint Online sites to help you organize information, people and projects.
Forms: Forms lets you create surveys, registrations, quizzes and more.
Delve: Office Delve shows you personalized information from across Office 365 based on what you're working on and what's trending around you.
PowerPoint: PowerPoint Online lets you create, edit and share PowerPoint presentations in your browser. You can access and deliver presentations from any device and work with other people at the same time.
Newsfeed: Post a comment in the SharePoint Newsfeed to start a conversation with everyone in your organization or just a small group of people.
Planner: Planner lets you easily build teams, share goals, and track progress to get work done together - anywhere, on any device.
These services will be operational by March 1st, 2016. They are accessible from any computer or mobile device (laptop, Pad, Smartphone, ...) with internet connection.
How to get an @st.ul.edu.lb email address and free Office365 services hosted at Microsoft ?
PS: The Faculty of Science's IT team is not responsible for any troubles, troubleshooting, disruption or outage of any of the above services. For your requests, please refer solely to the Lebanese University IT team by contacting: