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UM Today: “UM Memo” Message Types Added

Posted on: September 17th, 2013 by Deetra Wiley

The Office of Information Technology rolls out two additional UM Today message types:  UM Memo and UM Memo – Important.  Memorandum, another UM Message type, already existed in UM Today. 

Sample message for UM Memo message type

Sample message for UM Memo message type

UM Memo

  • Layout with UM letterhead
  • Available to all users
  • Can be used for general messages (intradepartmental communication, employee promotions, etc.)
  • Appears near the bottom  of the UM Today announcements

UM Memo – Important

  • Layout with UM letterhead
  • Restricted to portal administrators
  • Can be used for official communication
  • Appears near the top of UM Today Announcements

Sample Message for Memorandum Message Type Memorandum

  • Layout similar to all other message types – no UM letterhead
  • Already existed as a UM Today message type
  • Appears near the bottom of UM Today announcements

For assistance or more information about UM Today, please contact the IT Helpdesk at (662) 915-5222 or  See other UM Today related information:

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