How can I access business resources from home or another remote location?

Remote Email Access

UW Colleges and UW-Extension faculty and staff can access their campus Email via Office 365 from any computer with an active Internet connection. To log into your campus Email account, open the web page When the page opens, click the Office 365 button. When prompted, enter your complete Email address as your User name (e.g.,,, and your password.

For information about Office 365 web browser compatibility, review the Office 365 section of CITS public KB document:

Remote access to your files and folders stored on the UW Colleges and UW-Extension network

  1. Remote access to your files and folders on your personal network folder (aka: Home drive, Z:\drive)
  2. Remote access to your files on a shared network folder (e.g., work group folder or department folder)
  3. Remote access to your files and folders stored on the local hard drive of the computer in your office
  4. Related Knowledge Base documents

If you have a problem or question please contact the UW Colleges & UW-Extension, Central IT - Services Center.

Local: 608-262-5034
Toll Free: 888-893-9892

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