Getting Started with Microsoft Teams

Downloading/Accessing Microsoft Teams

There are three ways to use Teams,

  1. Use the desktop client (preferred method). You can download Teams at
  2. Install "Teams" on your mobile phone from the Apple or Android App Store or at
  3. Access the web version of Microsoft Teams via VWU's Office 365 suite or

The advantage of using the desktop app and the mobile app jointly is that you will always have access to communications going on around you

Installing / Logging into Microsoft Teams

It is very important that when you first login to Microsoft Teams that you enter your VWU email address so that you can have full features and be connected to the Virginia Wesleyan community. (See screenshot)


If you mistakenly logged in as another account, you can go up to your account silhouette and then choose "Sign out"  (See screenshot)


Microsoft Teams Quick Start Guide

Teams Quick Start Guide867.7KB