Web Publishing at UNCW:

Uploading Files to Websites: Student Organizations

Important: Your Web folder must contain an HTML file named "index.html" (preferred) or "index.htm"; this file is your default homepage and cannot be named differently.

Windows 7

  1. Click Start then "My Network Places."
  2. Click the "Entire Network" icon on the left.
  3. Double click the "Microsoft Windows Network" icon.
  4. Double click the "Uncw" group icon.
  5. Double click the "Uncwstudent" icon.
  6. Double click the "WWW" folder.
  7. Double click the "org" folder.
  8. You should now see your folder; double-click to open it and then drag files over.


  1. Click Start then "Run."
  2. Type in \\Uncwstudent\WWW\org\your-account where "your-account" is the name of the student organization Web account.
  3. Your folder should open. Drag files to this folder.

Macintosh OS X

  1. In the Finder, Click on the Go menu, and then "Connect to Server."
  2. Type in smb://student.uncw.edu and click Connect.
  3. Authenticate with your UNCW username and password.
  4. Select WWW and then click OK.
  5. Click on the "org" folder.
  6. Locate the folder named with your account name and click on it.
  7. Drag files to this folder to upload them to your website.

To Upload Files from Off Campus

  1. Connect to the UNCW network via VPN
  2. Follow the instructions for your operating system above