Microsoft Teams: Requesting a MS Team

Requesting a New Microsoft Team: 

Microsoft teams will be accessible by LSU Flagship Faculty, Staff, and Students

Microsoft team requests can be submitted by Faculty and Staff via a support ticket with In order for you request to be considered, the following steps must be observed.

  • The support ticket should be submitted with the subject line: "Attn: ITS NASA-- Request for New MS Team."
  • Include the name of the LSU Flagship department that is requesting the MS Team in the content of the request ticket
  • Include the name and contact information of an identified owner to administer the usage
  • Include the business justification for the team being requested
  • Include the preferred name for your MS team in the format: Team - [Department] - [Team name]
  • Names cannot include special characters ~ # % & * { } + / \ : < > ? | ' " ..
  • For Department please use the abbreviation of your college or department.
    • Examples: Engr, Lib, LAW, ORED, etc. Not your department name inside of your Organization.
  • Once a team is created you can change the name to include these special Characters and it only changes the display name at that point.

Note to Students and GA's: the Faculty or Staff member must send the request to ITS directly. No student or GA requests on behalf of any faculty or staff will be accepted.

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