This article covers how students, faculty, and staff can upload documents to a team SharePoint Online site.

SharePoint Online is a web-based collaboration tool powered by Microsoft. SharePoint Online enables users to build websites, automate workflows, and communicate, while allowing administrators to control access to information.

SharePoint Online combines Newsfeed, OneDrive, and Sites, and is offered as part of the Office 365 suite. With these three main hubs, SharePoint Online provides websites, document and file management, social networks, enterprise search, and business intelligence that can facilitate collaboration among team members.

Uploading Documents

  1. From your team site home page, click Documents from the sidebar on the left side of the screen
  2. On the top bar, select Upload and choose to upload Files, a Folder, or a Template
  3. Select the item(s) from your computer that you would like to upload


Alternatively, you can drag files from your computer to the document library screen to upload them