Getting Started with Wolverine Access

This article refers to the New Wolverine Access gateway (  For help with the Classic Wolverine Access gateway, visit the FAQs.

You can use Wolverine Access without logging in by searching or browsing for the links you need. Log in with your uniqname or friend account to save your favorites and customize your home page.   

First Time Logging In

The first time you log in, you may be asked if you’d like to connect to Canvas. If you connect to Canvas, you will see your active Canvas courses displayed on your home page. This is optional, and you can always connect or disconnect Canvas later.

Customize your Home Page

Wolverine Access will automatically detect your role (student, faculty, staff, alumni) and display links that are relevant for you. You can customize your home page by adding favorites and bookmarks, adding your Canvas courses, or by reordering the sections on your home page

View Classic Wolverine Access Links

Prefer how things are labeled and ordered on classic Wolverine Access? Use the "Classic Wolverine Access" links at the very top of the page. 

Search & Find Links

There are three ways to find what you’re looking for:

  1. Search (Recommended): Type a keyword or the name of a system or tool in the search bar
  2. Browse Collections: Collections are groups of links related to a particular. You can find these on your home page under the “For Everyone” and “Just for Students/Faculty & Staff” headings. You can also search for collections!
  3. Browse Categories: Use the “Browse Categories” menu beneath the search bar to browse by category.


Last Updated: 
Friday, April 24, 2020