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Off Campus access

Some WBS and Warwick services can be accessed away from the University campus network. NB: being on the ResNet is classed as being away from the campus network for some purposes

Microsoft Teams

  • Microsoft Teams is an ideal way for your team to stay in touch, share files and collaborate while they are away from the office. All University Staff and Students have a licence included in their Office 365 subscription so jump in and create your first team.


  • Staff and most students use the Microsoft Office365 system for their email. This can be accessed via
  • WBS PhDs and DBA students use the WBS-branded Google system, mail.wbs. This can be accessed via or via my.wbs

File Services

Remote Desktop Access

  • Setting up and using Remote Desktop : Allowing staff to access their office machines from a home PC or similar. This is likely to be particularly useful for Professional Services staff who need access to systems like the MIS that are only accessible from campus. Note that some steps needs to be taken in advance and so you are advised to complete the setup now, ahead of when you might need it.


Practical guidance on working remotely

Updates on the status of systems

Requesting support