Register your IT Account

An IT account gives access to a wide variety of campus technical services, including:

  • An email
  • Office 365, including OneDrive for Business, Microsoft Teams, and the Office suite of online and desktop apps
  • AirUC Secure campus wifi
  • Student labs and staff workstations
  • My UCalgary, Desire2Learn, Zoom, and other websites
  • Virtual Private Network (VPN)

Your new IT account replaces your eID account (if you created one).

Read more about the IT account.

Check if you are eligible

To be eligible for an IT account:

  • Students enrolled in a degree granting program may register the day after accepting their offer and paying their deposit.
  • Employees are eligible one day after the hire is completed in the HR system.
  • Non-employees are eligible for an account through the General Associate relationship - wait one day after receiving a UCID number.
  • Students in a non-credit program may be eligible for an account. Contact your instructor for more information.
  • Alumni may not register an IT account, but can register an alumni account.

If you have any additional questions or require further assistance, please contact the UService - IT Support desk at one of the following: