September 23, 2014
Students who transition to Office 365 “Exchange” email get 1 TB of free cloud storage. OneDrive @ UF cloud storage usage is not limited to use on the UF network–students can use it to share photos and files with friends and family anywhere in the world.
Visit the GatorCloud website to sign up for Exchange email and get your free cloud storage. Additional cloud services are available to students now, like Lync and SharePoint, with more services on the way. Exchange email includes access to the UF directory, which provides contact information for other UF students, professors, and staff. After migrating to Exchange email you’ll be able use OneDrive storage, eliminating the need to save documents to a flash drive for traveling or for using on a different device! All of your assignments, files, and photos are saved in the cloud, waiting for you wherever you go.
Students must migrate to Exchange Email in order to get OneDrive @ UF. If you have any questions about migrating away from Webmail to Exchange Email, make plans to visit with staff from UFIT’s Cloud Collaboration services group at the Student Tech Fair, on October 10.