SharePoint Online Permissions for Site Owners

The following types of security groups can be used to grant access to SharePoint sites.

  • SharePoint security groups (built into the SharePoint application)
  • Office 365 Groups (built into Outlook Online)

SharePoint Groups

Groups are managed in SharePoint Online by site administrators using a web browser. To get started, log into a SharePoint site you own, using your UARK email address and password.

Office 365 Groups

Office 365 groups are managed by group administrators using a Outlook in a web browser.

  1. Log into outlook.office.com with your UARK email address and password.
  2. Under Groups on the left, add a group by clicking the plus icon (+), or click on an existing group to edit.
  3. The following actions can be performed:

Learn more about Office 365 Groups.

Updated 08/07/2018


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