Campus Portal and File Storage

New User Packet Information

My UW-Madison (Portal)
My UW-Madison (MUM) is a web portal available to all faculty, staff and students. The portal consists of a number of customizable widgets allowing easy access to such things as: faculty & staff news, campus events, department timetables, professional development opportunities, and online earning statements.  In addition, many campus applications are available directly through the portal.  The portal is accessed via a web interface using your assigned campus “NetID” and password. The address of the portal is:  https://my.wisc.edu

UW-MADISON BOX Service (Online Storage)*
As an employee of UW-Madison, you are entitled to use the UW-Madison Box service which grants you unlimited web-accessible file storage. This storage space can be used for collaboration with other individuals or storing work files that you want to easily access from various locations. In addition, Box “Project Directories” can be established to house files for a group of individuals (such as a campus committee). For more information, please see https://it.wisc.edu/services/box/.

UW-MADISON Google Drive (Online Storage)*
Similar to our UW-Madison Box service mentioned above, UW-Madison also has an agreement with Google.   As part of this agreement, employees of UW-Madison are entitled to use Google Drive which also grants you unlimited web-accessible file storage. This storage space can be used for collaboration with other individuals or storing work files that you want to easily access from various locations. For more information, please see https://it.wisc.edu/services/google-apps/.

UW-MADISON OneDrive (Online Storage)*
UW-Madison has a contract with Microsoft for Office365 and as part of that agreement, employees have access to OneDrive for online storage.   OneDrive grants you 1TB of web-accessible file storage. This storage space can be used for collaboration with other individuals or storing work files that you want to easily access from various locations.


*See comparison at:  https://it.wisc.edu/news/collaboration-tools-google-drive-vs-box-vs-onedrive/








Keywords:ACS, CALS, Portal, MyUW, cloud, box, google, onedrive   Doc ID:28824
Owner:Charlene K.Group:College of Agricultural & Life Sciences
Created:2013-02-27 08:47 CSTUpdated:2017-07-07 15:21 CST
Sites:College of Agricultural & Life Sciences
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