What’s Teams?

UWM is where we work. Teams is how we work.

We all have different roles at the University, and different styles when it comes to managing our work. Teams is a platform within Office 365 that brings together all the elements you’ll need for your work day.

From something as simple as chatting with a co-worker online to creating a customized space for a few people to work on shared itemsTeams has so many features for content, communication, and collaboration. Use it independently or with a few colleagues, the platform has so many features – use the ones you need, explore new options and let Teams work for you.

Image result for microsoft teams

Key Features

Chat & Collaborate

  • Use the chat features across devices, including mobile!
  • Tag someone to ensure they see your message.
  • Create a Team to track chat, notes, files and meetings all in one place for a specific group.
  • Share files and links via chat.
  • Office 365 apps are built-in to Teams so you have easy access to OneNote, SharePoint and more!
Image result for microsoft teams chat


Meet from Anywhere

  • High definition audio, web and video conferencing
  • Presentation and application sharing
Related image


Getting Started

All UWM faculty, staff, and students can install the Teams app!

Here’s more info to help get you started: https://kb.uwm.edu/76432