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Box Cloud Storage

Box.com logoBox is part of Ohio University's suite of online file storage and file sharing services.

When to use Box

Use Box to share files and collaborate with multiple individuals, either at OHIO or elsewhere. If you have specific requirements like drive mapping or tight integration with Office Online, consider one of our other services.

Activate your account

To activate your free OHIO Box account, log in and follow the prompts.

If you already have a personal Box account that uses your OHIO email address, contact the OIT Service Desk to have that account converted to our site license.


  • 50 GB of file storage
  • Easy sharing/collaboration
  • Version control
  • Browser-based access from any Internet-capable computer
  • Ability to sync files/folders on a laptop/desktop
  • Mobile device access