Student Technology Resources

Mesabi Range Student Email

Microsoft Office for Education (O365) provides students, faculty and staff with free email, sites, online document editing and storage, IM (Instant Messaging), and web conferencing through Lync. (Email is the official source of communication for Mesabi Range College.)

Easy steps to start using your new campus email:

Step 1: Activate your StarID by clicking the button below and following the instructions (please remember your StarID and password as you will use it for your campus email and eServices). Follow the link for a step-by-step guide to activating your StarID: Activation Guide

Step 2: Wait five minutes for your StarID to process and then select the button below to login to your Microsoft Office 365 email.

MRC students will login to email/O365 as follows:


Enter your NEW O365 Login:        

Enter your password: Enter your StarID password.

 Forgot StarID? Forgot StarID Password? Go here:

Step 3: Use your new StarID to access your new O365 Email

Activate your StarID.

 Outlook Student Email 




1. How do I log in to my new email? Your email address will remain the same, only logging into your email will change (note the highlighted address to use).

Students: your, with your StarID password

2. What is my email address? Has it changed or is it the same?

Students: Example:

3. If you had an MRC email address before January 1, 2017, your email address will not change.

All future student email addresses will follow the format.

Mobile Device Setup:

Configuring Outlook for Android

Configuring Outlook for Android Native App

Configuring Outlook for iOS

Configure Outlook for iOS Native App

Office 2016 Setup:

Change your username in Outlook

Change your username in Skype

Change your username in OneDrive

Install Office 2016 on your PC or Mac

Change your Outlook Address List

Delete and re-create your Profile in Outlook

Creating and Editing your Outlook Profile

Sharing your Calendar in Outlook 2016

Sharing your Calendar in O365

Setup OneDrive on your Computer


FAQ - Office 365

FAQ - Email/Outlook

FAQ - Skype for Business

FAQ - OneDrive for Business


Office Training Center

See what's new: Office 2016

Learn by app or service

Office 365 Outlook Word Excel PowerPoint OneNote OneDrive Skype for Business Lync AccessPublisher SharePoint Yammer Delve Visio Project

Learn by scenario

Office 365 scenario-based training provides inspirational tutorials to show you how you and your team can transform the way you work. We’ll show you how to save your files to the cloud, so you can access them from anywhere, on almost any device. We’ll also demonstrate how you can use Office 365 to work together as a team to share files and co-edit documents stored in the cloud.

Get it done from anywhere
Content collaboration
Run more effective meetings
Email and calendar on the go
Bring Your Team Together

See Also

Office 365 training

Accessibility in Office 365

Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification 

 See what's new: Office 2016

Content collaboration
Run more effective meetings
Email and calendar on the go
Bring Your Team Together

See Also

Office 365 training

Accessibility in Office 365

Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification


Need Help?

Go to the Minnesota STATE Help Desk link at

Virginia Campus Help

Nick Miller  - 218-404-4222-

Tom Pratt - 218-780-4829 -

Shelly McCauley Jugovich - 218-748-2416 -

Eveleth Campus Help

Dan Kugel - 218-780-8063 -


Computer system requirements for online students - Click Here

D2L (Online Course Information) Resources:

How to login to your online course:

  • Go to:
  • Login: use your StarID user name and password (Activate using the information above and then use your StarID and password for your campus email, eservices and more!
  • If you are unable to log in or need help, please contact or 218-780-4829!

Q3. I forgot my StarID and/or password? 

Go to: Forgot StarID and/or password and you will be able to retrieve the information.

Q4. I need help! Email


Turinitin is a comprehensive cloud-based solution that helps students learn by facilitating personalized feedback.

TurnitIn (Plagiarism Prevention)

Feedback Studio Student User Manual

Student Submission

Understanding Plagiarism with Help from Dr. Seuss

Common Downloadable Plug-ins:


Hardware Discounts:

ATT Discounts: Mention dicount code: FAN3622874 CLICK HERE

Spyware Removal Tools

You can download free Spyware Removal Tools for personal use from the following website's: Download Ad-Aware Free Download SpyBot Search and Destroy 1.5.2
Please note the above links take you to third-party software vendors not associated with Mesabi Range College. The software is not supported by the MRC IT staff, please install at your own discretion.

Old Campus Email 2012

  • Username: firstname.lastname followed by the last 3 digits of your tech id. (Example: John Smith, Tech ID 01010101 user name would be john.smith101)
  • Password: Your birthdate in the following format: YYYYMMDD (call 218-780-3443 or 218-780-4829 if you have problems).
  • How to forward your campus gmail to a different email client (yahoo, hotmail, etc.)
  • What is my student email address: firstname.lastname(last three digits of your techid) (

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