Storage for Personal

Gallaudet University provides faculty, staff, and students with a secure area for storing files for use from various locations and for backing up crucial files.

All of Gallaudet faculty, staff, and students are given 5 GB of space on network drive.

Note: Users logging into Gallaudet-owned computers on the university domain automatically get network drive.

  • in Windows File Explorer:  "firstname.lastname" (Z:) drive icon
  • on Mac OS X desktop:  "home" drive icon


These instructions explain how to access Gallaudet University network storage from your personal computer on campus.  For off-campus network, VPN access is required-- first log in at and then return to this instructional page.

If you are having problems connecting to the Storage drive, please read the Login Problems and see if the steps fix the issue.

Policies and Procedures

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