To access many authenticated university services and create accounts, new students, department sponsored guests, faculty, and staff must first activate their UIC NetID. New students, and department sponsored external affiliates will use the “UIC NetID Activation” page to activate their NetID. Faculty, and staff will go through, “UI New Hire” portal to activate their NetID.

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2-Factor Authentication

2-Factor Authentication is a method of confirming your claimed identity by utilizing something you know (password) AND a second factor.

Active Directory

The UIC Active Directory (AD) is an implementation of Microsoft Active Directory. It provides integrated authentication and authorization to systems and services across the Chicago and regional campuses.

Liaison Manager

The Liaison Manager application allows Delegate Authorities to manage their unit's liaisons. Liaisons are staff members within each department who have been designated to fulfill a specific role on behalf of their department. Individuals can have more than one liaison role for one or many departments and have access to various tools to fulfill that role.

NetID Activation (Students)

A unique identifier used to access university services and accounts.

NetID Center

Everything related to your NetID in one place.

Online Directory

UIC's directory of faculty, staff, students and departments.

Secondary NetID Password Manager

Self manage and recover password for your secondary NetID.

Single Sign On

Software system authentication services Bluestem and Shibboleth.

Special Accounts

Service or Admin accounts that are outside the scope of primary accounts or secondary email accounts.

UI New Hire NetID (Staff)

A unique identifier used to access university services and accounts.

UIC Account Portal

A self-service account portal to create and manage UIC accounts.