How to Access Department (Dept.) Files



How do I access my Department (Dept.) Files?



'Dept. Files serve as a network location for academic course files for Faculty & Staff, among other things. 

Your Dept. Files can be accessed by the following:

  1. On your state-owned device in 'Windows File Explorer, below your local C: Drive.
    • In order to have your Dept. Files mapped to your state-owned device, you must be logged in through either:
      1. Direct Access (DA)
      2. or VPN connection
  2. Go directly to
    •  enter your Star ID and password
      • When you are remote and on DA: this will NOT work

If you are on a state-owned device and you don't see your Dept. Files in the list of mapped drives, logging out, and restarting your computer will usually resolve this issue.



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