How do I create/request a new Team?

Self-provisioning of Microsoft Teams is currently disabled.  To request a Microsoft Team, submit a support request with the following information:

  • Category: Faculty/Staff Services
  • Specialty Type: Office 365
  • Detail: Microsoft Teams
  • In the Summary, enter “Requesting a new Microsoft Team” along with the desired team name
  • Provide the following additional information in the case details:
    • The purpose/description of the team
    • The full department name
    • FSU abbreviation (2 to 5 letter department/institute/school/college/center abbreviation to identify ownership and naming of the team)
    • Display name (the display name is combined with the FSU abbreviation to name the team)
    • Owner(s) of the team (2 to 5 persons to be added as owners of the team)
      • Members are added by Owners once the team is created
    • The type of team requested | Anyone Team (default) or Staff Members Team
      • Anyone Team (default)
        • Open collaboration among all members of the Team
        • Can have team owners (add and view all content and make changes to the Team) and team members (add and view all content in the Team)
        • By default, all members of the Team have equal permissions to content. Owners can alter permissions.
      • Staff Members Team
        • Hierarchy based collaboration among staff leaders and staff members in the Team
        • Can have team owners (add and view all content and make changes to the Team) and staff members (view most content and only write permissions in certain areas of the Team)
        • By default, all members of the Team have equal permissions to content, except for Staff Notebook. Owners can alter permissions
        • Staff Notebook provides read only, collaborative and private notebook options for staff leaders to use in the Team. Staff members have write permissions to the Collaboration Space notebook and their individual private notebook.
    • Privacy setting | Private (default) or Public (can be joined by any FSU staff member)
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