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Google Drive

Google Drive and apps like Docs, Drawings, Forms, Slides and Sheets allow you to access and work on your files from any Internet connected computer.


Benefits include:

  • Access your files from anywhere 
  • Share files with anybody 
  • Use Google apps such as: Docs, Drawings, Forms, Slides, Sheets, YouTube 
  • Collaborate on files in real time

Data Security

Google Drive may be used for data protected by FERPA. Google Drive is not suitable to store personal (non-NDSU) information.

More information about data protection: North Dakota University System Data Classification Standards. All NDSU students, faculty and staff are responsible for protecting private and restricted data, including data subject to export control regulations, FERPA, PCI and other pertinent state and federal laws and industry regulations. Contact the NDSU information security office if you have questions or concerns.

Intended Audience

  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Students

Using this service


24/7/365 [*Standard outages]

Support contact


Call 701-231-8685


University-funded: no charge.

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Keywords:google drive, drive, collaborate, apps, google docs, google slide, slides, share, storage   Doc ID:100202
Owner:Sharley K.Group:IT Knowledge Base
Created:2020-04-07 12:57 CDTUpdated:2022-01-12 15:11 CDT
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