Remote Resource Guide

If you need to connect remotely, the following resources are available to help you bring your university work to you. See related guides from Dearborn and Michigan Medicine.

Recent updates

  • New information in the Teaching & Student Engagement and Learning & Study sections about Microsoft Teams, which can used to to create channels, host or join meetings, chat, collaborate on Team Files, and more.
  • New section in the Getting Started section summarizes the technology resources available on the Ann Arbor campus for the public health-informed fall semester.
  • A new Improve Your Home Internet section suggests ways you can improve your internet experience at home.
  • The International Access to U-M IT Resources page summarizes the cloud-based U-M resources that may not be available from outside the U.S.
  • A new Privacy and Videoconferencing page provides information about the responsibilities of meeting hosts and how U-M respects your privacy.
  • Recording and Privacy Concerns: FAQ answers some frequently asked questions about recording classes and compliance with laws and U-M policies and standards for handling student educational records. 

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Training Opportunities


Daily Canvas workshops to cover topics for those new to online teaching, as well as those who are looking to explore deeper-dive topics. See the upcoming schedule. Previous session recordings are also available.


Visit the Zoom Training page to learn more about what’s covered and see recordings of previous training. See the ITS training schedule for upcoming Zoom at U-M workshops. Previous session recordings are also available.

Zoom also hosts free and interactive live training webinars daily. See Live Training Webinars to register for a live webinar.

Microsoft Teams

Training for Microsoft Teams are available to faculty and staff.


If you have feedback or suggestions for this guide, please let us know. For other questions or to get help with the services in this guide, please contact the ITS Service Center.