Microsoft IT Academy

 What is Microsoft IT Academy?

IT Academy is an e-learning tool by Microsoft providing instruction on a wide range of Microsoft technologies. This service is available free of charge to UNC-Chapel Hill faculty, staff, and students.

How do I get started with Microsoft IT Academy?

The main IT Academy page for UNC can be found here.

This site does require a new user to enroll in the site if they have not been to the site before. If you are a new user, Click on New User Enrollment,  otherwise Click on the Returning User Sign-in.


You will be taken to a UNC login page. Login with your Onyen and Onyen password.


New User Enrollment

Please fill in the required fields as prompted:

  • Input your university email address (i.e.
  • Click Submit.


  • Click on Continue


  • Check the box by I Accept and click on Continue.


  • Input the required information for your profile (unique ID is required even though there is not an Astrix).
  • Click Save




After submitting authentication credentials you should see the following screen. From here you can either search for the course by Course Number or Title.






Microsoft IT Academy main page