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As of May 8, 2019, BrickFTP is now! Learn more here, or check it out now! ⟶

For Education

The best and brightest institutions use BrickFTP to handle their most sensitive data, across departments and campuses.

Trusted by top-tier institutions

  • Harvard University
  • New York Univeristy
  • Princeton University

Why use BrickFTP in education?

When it comes to sending and storing large files such as course content, video, and more, there’s no better choice than BrickFTP. With easy-to-manage group and user permissions that can be tracked at any point by admins, and a platform that easily syncs with existing infrastructure, BrickFTP is the best choice for educational institutions.

A few of the top features of BrickFTP for the Education space:

  • 1Easy groups and users

    Grant fine-tuned access to faculty and staff based on their department, position, or other role-specific needs easily and quickly.

  • 2Large file support

    With a single-file maximum of 5TB, BrickFTP supports uploading lots of data — from full course-content to complex legacy data archiving.

  • 3Quick & reliable sharing

    Share large files across departments with a single link, and set timers for links to self-destruct — total control over the files that you share with colleagues and students, alike.

  • 4End-to-end custom branding

    Easily white label BrickFTP, adding your institution’s colors and insignia across the platform, from directory pages to shared links, with additional support for custom domains.

  • 5Flexible deployment

    No long or difficult training sessions to get faculty, staff, or students onboard. We have desktop access, a beautiful web interface, and integration with existing environments.

  • 6Top-notch security

    Your data is critical, and BrickFTP treats it as such. Encryption both in-transit and at-rest and comprehensive access logging by default, with dedicated IP/custom SSL options.

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Integration features and options

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Connect BrickFTP to over 750 applications using Zapier, including dozens of popular LMSs, such as Teachable and Matrix.

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Our Premier plan includes priority access to our Customer Success team, so BrickFTP’s engineers can help ensure the platform drops right into your existing environment.

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Make it easier than ever to work with larger files and access control through the Microsoft Office 365 suite, with BrickFTP fully integrated.

No limit

The number of users you can have on your BrickFTP account — no more counting seats.


The maximum size of any single file a user can upload from any interface using BrickFTP.


The number of days in your free trial with BrickFTP — but you’ll love it from day one.