What Is It?

The authentication service provides users the ability to authenticate against password-protected systems using a UIC NetID and UIC password. It simplifies access so UIC users do not need to keep track of multiple IDs and passwords.

Other Service Names

2FA, Single Sign-On (SSO), Active Directory (AD), Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)


The centralized authentication service offers a number of advantages such as units not having to manage user accounts or maintain credential stores. 

Where Can I Get It?

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How Can I Find Out More?

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Service Offerings (4)

2-Factor Authentication
2-Factor Authentication is a method of confirming your 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.
Azure Active Directory Authentication
Azure AD Auth is Microsoft’s cloud-based directory and identity management service.
SAML-based authentication system.