University of Calgary

Information Technologies Account Registration

New students: Use this webpage to register your Information Technologies computing account (IT Account).
  • You will be able to complete this account registration the day after you receive your Student ID.
  • You must register your IT Account in order to have an ucalgary email address.
  • Once the registration is completed, your ucalgary email address will automatically be created and will be visible in your Student Centre after 24 hours.
  • Your ucalgary email address will be marked as your preferred email for university communications.
  • You will also have the option to download Office 365 on your computer and/or mobile device.

Getting Started Guide for Students

New employees: Use this webpage to register your Information Technologies computing account (IT Account).
  • You will be able to complete this account registration the day after you receive your employee ID.
  • You must register your IT Account in order to have an ucalgary email address.
  • Your ucalgary email address will be marked as your preferred email for university communications.
  • You will also have the option to download Office 365 on your computer and/or mobile device

Getting Started Guide for Faculty and Staff

Returning students or previous employees:
  • If you have successfully registered for an IT Account within the past year, you do not need to repeat the IT Account registration.  Your account will automatically be re-activated.
  • If you have forgotten your password, please see the Accounts & Password Recovery Instructions.
  • If you have previously registered for an IT Account, but have not used it in the past year, continue with this page to register a new account.

Step 1: Acknowledgment

Please read the Electronic Communications Policy