File storage

As a student or staff member at the University of St Andrews, you can use 5GB of network storage. 1TB of cloud-based file storage is also available in OneDrive, Groups and Teams. 

File storage options

Home drive

This is your personal file space on the University network. It's backed up three times a day, and your deleted files are stored for 14 weeks.

Shared drive

This is your shared file space on the University network. It is backed up three times a day, and your deleted files will be stored for 14 weeks.

OneDrive

This is your personal space in the cloud, available through Office 365. You can store up to 1TB of files and access them on any device by logging into the Office 365 portal.

Groups and Teams

These are your shared spaces in the cloud, available through Office 365. Everyone in your Group or Team can access, edit and co-author the files. You can also add members external to the University to join and collaborate.

    Where to store files

    Connect to network drives

    Request a service