Effective January 2018, individuals who leave the University will begin a deactivation process that may change their access to the following services:Affected IT Services
Note: Service-based deactivation will not impact the NetID Login Service.
Your affiliation type determines how your access to affected IT services will change when you leave the University. Please see the chart below to learn more.
|Reason for |
|Access to |
|Access to |
|Retiree with IT services*||HR updated your status from former employee to retiree with IT services||Reduced to email, calendar, contacts, and tasks only|
- Lose access to all other web and desktop apps
*Retirees are not automatically granted continued access to campus IT services and will need to apply to retain access. Contact your HR department to learn more.
Note: If your HR department does not update their records to indicate you have either emeritus status or retiree with IT services status, you will lose access to the affected services listed above.
Personal data: You can keep this data and will need to backup files before losing access to your account.
University data: You will need to transfer ownership of this data to designated faculty/staff or to another University account.
Step 2: Once you organize your data, your next step will be to either backup or transfer ownership of that data:
|Backup personal data||Transfer ownership of University data|
- Email and Calendar: No further action is required because you will continue to have access to these services.
- Web and Desktop Apps: Office 365 - Backup OneDrive for Business data*
|Office 365 - Preserving organizational data due to a position change or retirement|
|G Suite||UW-Madison G Suite - Backing up data (Optional) - No further action is required because you will continue to have access to this service.|
|Box||UW-Madison Box - Backup your data (Optional) - No further action is required because you will continue to have access to this service.||Box - Transferring Folder Ownership|
|Qualtrics||Qualtrics Survey Hosting - Backup your data (Optional) - No further action is required because you will continue to have access to this service.||Qualtrics Survey Hosting - Transfer ownership of your survey|
Important Note: Once your appointment or student status changes, your access to OneDrive and your license for the Outlook desktop client will expire 90 days after the change.