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 There are many accounts associated with the University of Illinois. You are permitted to use the same strong password for all accounts. You must set the password for each account before accessing the associated resources.

  • Net ID - Used to set the password for your Active Directory account.
  • GSLIS - Used to access services such as Moodle, the GSLIS wiki, and computers in the GSLIS building.
  • Enterprise - Used to register for classes and financial aid, and to access your student records.
  • Active Directory - Used for resetting your GSLIS password, Exchange Email and Calendar, Lync phones, and the campus wireless network.
  • ICS - Used to access Illinois computer labs not located in the GSLIS building.
  • UIN - Provides a unique identifying number for your student records. Used in claiming your Net ID.
  • My Library Account - Used to manage your library account.

GSLIS Account Services

CITES Guides to Passwords