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Faculty and Staff

Content Management

Clemson University faculty often use content management systems to enrich their courses and facilitate learning, as well as cloud storage which is available to all faculty and staff members.


Canvas is a cloud-based Learning Management System (LMS) that is openly customizable for developers, intuitive for users to navigate, and robustly supported by its provider. Pilot users have indicated that Canvas is easier to learn and use than other LMS software. Learn more about Canvas.

Code42 (CrashPlan)

CCIT's Office of Information Security and Privacy has purchased CrashPlan, by Code42, as a backup and security solution to ensure a day of hard work is never lost or compromised. Code42 runs automatically and silently in the background, continuously protecting the data created and stored on desktops and laptops. With Code42, you are able to get back lost or deleted files with the click of a button from anywhere, anytime, including your smartphone. Licenses will be sold per device, and the cost of a license will be $35 annually. The license year will run from July 1 to June 30. The E-commerce site to purchase your license(s) is up and accepting purchases.

At this time, no protected health data can be backed up by this service.

Find more information about Code42.


Box is a cloud storage solution adopted by Clemson University for users to store or share files. Each user is allotted 50TB of space (basically "unlimited") for file storage, and the service is free. Find more information on how to set up a Box account.

Google Drive

Google Drive is a cloud storage solution provided to every faculty and staff member. It includes 30GB of cloud storage, along with several cloud applications including Google Documents, Google Spreadsheets and Google Presentations. Find more information on how to set up Google Drive.


Clemson users with Office365 enabled can enjoy one terabyte of OneDrive for Business storage, storing and syncing a total of 20,000 items and files that are up to 10GB in size. Clemson users that do not yet have Office365 can get 5GB of data storage free through a Microsoft account not affiliated with Clemson. OneDrive allows users to sync files and later access them from a web browser or mobile device. Users can share files publicly or with their contacts. Learn more about OneDrive at Clemson.

Personal Home Directories

Home directories commonly referred to as "U: drive" are provided for all faculty and staff. This directory is automatically provisioned for users upon creation of their username. Each user is given 10GB of network space for file storage and web page content. Additional space is available upon request. The file space is backed up regularly and can be restored after an accidental deletion. For more information on home directories, select one of the links below.

Manually connect to your personal home directory.

To request additional space, complete the online form at
To request a file restore, submit a "File Restore Request" at

Web Space

Personal webspace is available for all Clemson University members to publish their own web pages. Find information on publishing web page content.

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