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IT Professionals
There is no charge for use of this service.

Need to save or share your documents? OneDrive for Business is a secure and reliable cloud storage solution; your "Home Drive" in the cloud. 

Sync files across all your devices and access them anytime or anywhere both online and offline.

Advantages of using OneDrive for Business:

  • 1 TB of storage (10GB per file size limitation)
  • Microsoft Office Online
  • Real-time collaboration with students and colleagues
  • Access from anywhere

Login to Your OneDrive for Business Account

  • Faculty, Staff, and Students: Login to OneDrive for Business through Office 365 with your HawkID@uiowa.edu.
  • Health Care employees may use OneDrive for Business but you must use your HawkID to access the system. If your workstation is in the Health Care domain, you will not be able to use the desktop syncing software. You must use a Web browser to access your account.  For further information regarding this restriction, contact the HCIS Help Desk at 356-0001 or helpdesk-hcis@uiowa.edu.

All eligible faculty and staff are licensed to use OneDrive for Business.

Current Status

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Services scheduled for maintenance over the next 7 days. Please refer to the calendar view of alerts for a complete schedule.
There is currently no planned maintenance.

Past 90 Days

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Alert History

Friday, June 22, 2018 - 8:45am
Monday, July 9, 2018 - 10:30am

UPDATE: This issue is resolved. 


Original Notice: Users may be unable to check-out, delete, restore prior versions, or rename newly created documents on OneDrive for Business and SharePoint Online sites when using Chrome v67.x. 

Microsoft has determined this is an issue specific to Chrome (Windows and Mac) and recommends using another browser until the issue is fixed in Chrome (the issue is not seen in Chrome Beta v68.x).

Last updated: 
Monday, July 9, 2018 - 10:53am
Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 8:00pm
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 12:00am

Microsoft will be performing maintenance on SharePoint Online and OneDrive for Business to increase datacenter capacity.


During this time, SharePoint Online and OneDrive for Business content will be Read-Only.

Last updated: 
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 12:00am