Getting Started with Box at U-M

Important: You must use U-M Box securely with sensitive data. Sensitive data should be stored in an existing U-M Box Shared Account or in U-M Dropbox.

Who Can Use It?

U-M Box is available to current faculty, staff, students, emeritus, and sponsored affiliates with regular (not temporary) uniqnames on the Ann Arbor, Flint, and Dearborn campuses, including Michigan Medicine. As of March 22, 2021, ITS has stopped the automatic provisioning of U-M Box individual accounts to new faculty, staff, and students.

Logging In

There are three ways to log in to U-M Box:

  • At box.com - you'll need to click the Log in button in the top right corner.
  • At box.it.umich.edu - you'll go directly to the U-M Weblogin page to log in to U-M Box.
  • At umich.box.com - click Continue and you will be directed to the U-M Weblogin page to log in to U-M Box.

To learn more about using Single Sign On (SSO) to log in, refer to Box: Using Single Sign On.