Microsoft 365 is an online subscription-based suite of applications that help staff connect, collaborate, and get things done. The suite contains applications like Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, SharePoint, Teams, Outlook, OneDrive, and many more.


Support for Microsoft 365 and associated applications is provided by Campus Technology Support (CTS) and Microsoft.


  • Outlook – Campus email and calendar client used to send and receive emails, and schedule meetings. Outlook also provides access contact and task management features.
  • Teams – Collaboration application built so you and your team stay informed, organized, and connected. Teams is also the default phone system for the campus.
  • Word – Used to make professional-quality documents, letters, reports, etc.
  • Excel – Spreadsheet software application used for data visualization and analysis. 
  • OneDrive – Personal cloud-based file storage.
  • SharePoint – Website-based collaboration system for teams that uses workflow applications, “list” databases, and other web parts and security features.
  • And many other applications to give you what you need to get things done.

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Data Security

May be used to collect or show moderate risk data per UW System policy 1031.A Information Security: Data Classification, depending on application. Contact the UWM Security Office to discuss your needs before saving/sharing data within Microsoft 365.


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