IT Services provides you with with a multitude of resources designed to support your success in your new role at the University of Chicago.
Before You Arrive
Create your username and password to access common UChicago services like UChicago Box, Google Apps, and Faculty Access.
The UChicago Card is the official University of Chicago identification card. UChicago Cards are issued to all Faculty, Staff, Academic employees, and Students who are enrolled in credit programs. This is how you will access buildings and use the UChicago library resources.
Once you have claimed your CNetID, you will receive a UChicago email address where all official communication will be sent. Access your UChicago email account through Microsoft Outlook or Gmail, within the UChicago G Suite.
Two-factor authentication (2FA) enhances the security of your CNetID by using a second device (typically a mobile phone) to verify your identity. This prevents anyone but you from using your account to log in to University websites, even if they know your CNetID password.
After You Arrive
The University provides educational discounts on a variety of hardware for the campus community, including UChicago staff.
Canvas is the University’s online environment where instructors and students can manage course materials and communication.
Get your free Box account to store and share files, communicate, and collaborate securely in the cloud.
The campus wiki service offers an informal CNetID-protected, collaborative environment and easy-to-use document writing platform for individuals, committees, groups, departments, and organizations of all kinds.
Connect online to the campus wireless network using your CNetID to take advantage of all the University resources available.
IT Services provides audio, video, and web conferencing to enable to allow individuals to communicate and collaborate both within and outside the UChicago community and with each other.