Never use your university credentials to subscribe to non-university services
Your university UMnetID, email address, and password are your keys to using our campus systems. They allow you to log into your email, UMLearn, all of your student records, financial records and the important data you have stored on your personal or shared drives. Imagine if those keys got into the wrong hands?
When you use your university credentials to log into non-university services like Dropbox, Twitter or Facebook, you risk your information getting into the hands of a hacker.
Take steps to protect yourself and the university: