Microsoft IT Academy

The Microsoft IT Academy is available FREE to our students, faculty and staff through a CSU system wide and Cal State LA license agreement with Microsoft Corporation. This online learning program allows participants to develop their technical skills on the latest Microsoft technologies with self-paced, interactive and engaging online training. Students can acquire the digital skills and certification to become competitive in today’s marketplace. Faculty and staff can expand their current skills with these professional development opportunities.

Requesting Access for First-time Users

  • First-time users must register to get started.
  • Click to get started.
  • Login using your myCSULA Identity account and password.
  • Click “Sign in for the first time” on the left.
  • A new window will open and the enrollment code will be provided under the enrollment code.
  • Type your Cal State LA email address.
  • Click “Submit.”
  • You will have access to your dashboard and courses once your account is activated.

Returning Users


Microsoft IT Academy YouTube Videos:

Microsoft IT Academy Help Page:

Note: Do not use Chrome browser to access Microsoft IT Academy. Chrome no longer supports the plug-in (Microsoft Silverlight) that is used by the Microsoft IT Academy.


For assistance, contact the ITS Help Desk at 323-343-6170