Accounts & Passwords

Managing Your University of Illinois Accounts and Passwords

Your username for all these accounts is your NetID. If you don't know your NetID, you can look it up in the online directory at You should use a strong password that is unique to your University of Illinois account (you shouldn't reuse a password you've used for other services such as a bank or social media account). 

  • University of Illinois - Used to access University services such as class registration, financial aid, student records, campus wireless, and email.
  • GSLIS - Used to access services such as Moodle, the GSLIS wiki, and computers in the GSLIS building.
  • My Library Account - Used to manage your library account.
  • UIN - Your University ID Number (UIN) provides a unique identifying number for your student records. 

GSLIS Account Services