Your ePantherACCOUNT and Campus Technology

Your ePantherACCOUNT and password give you access to many IT services. The following are just a few:

  • Microsoft 365 (previously Office 365) – Campus productivity suite, including email
  • OneDrive – Cloud file storage of Microsoft 365
  • PAWS – online student services system used by instructors, advisors, and students
  • Canvas – UWM’s Web-based online course management system
  • Campus WiFi – wireless network access
  • Campus Computer Labs (CCL) – PC and Mac computers pre-installed with popular software
  • WordPress – UWM’s Content Management System
  • Library – full use available to regularly attending students and employees
  • pantherLIST – email list utility
  • UWM Survey Instrument – software to develop/deploy surveys and collect/analyze data
  • UWM TechStore – campus computer, peripheral, and tech accessory retail store
  • UWM TechRepair – on-campus repair facility
  • WISC – Wisconsin Online Software catalog with discounted software
  • My UW System portal (employees only) – payroll, leave and benefits information

Members of this ePanther community include Employees, Students, Sponsored Guests, Emeriti and Annuitants.

Applicants to UWM receive an ePantherACCOUNT to receive early access to the following services:

The UWM Information Security Office web-site provides virus alerts, information and tools to assist individuals in using campus technology safely.

Most services are responsible for authorization decisions. The IAM Team provides infrastructure and support enabling services to offer access at the desired service level.

Browse the Campus Technology Site quick links for information about more services. If you are having problems using your ePantherACCOUNT to access UWM services, contact the UWM Help Desk:

  • Telephone: (414) 229-4040 or toll-free (877) 381-3459
  • Online request form:
  • In-person: UWM Walk-in Help Desk; Bolton Hall 225 (hours online)