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University Computing Accounts

UNCG provides computing accounts for persons who have a current or future official status with UNCG that requires the use of computing resources. Your use of UNCG computer resources is governed by the Acceptable Use Of Computing And Electronic Resources Policy.

Documentation about computing accounts is moving to the 6-TECH Service Portal knowledge base.


Beginning June 2018, most of the links on this page will take you to knowledge base articles.

See knowledge base article "Computing Accounts @ UNCG" for overview information and links to specific topics.

See links below for information about accounts, including:

  • who is eligible for accounts
  • what types of accounts are available
  • how to activate your account(s)
  • how to choose passwords
  • when accounts expire

Account Information

  • New Account Requests
    Activate your default accounts or create additional accounts at UNCG.
  • Change and Reset Passwords
    Learn about the methods available to change or reset passwords for your UNCG Accounts.
  • Accounts and Services: Descriptions
    Find details regarding the various accounts used on campus.
  • Account Maintenance
    Find form for needed changes to your account or departmental context.
  • Account Expiration Guidelines
    Find information regarding the automated expiration of university accounts and Manual Faculty/Staff Account Expiration Form.
  • Account Eligibility
    Details about who is eligible for accounts, when eligibility begins and ends, and the governance of computing account eligibility definitions.
  • Banner Accounts
    Learn about " Banner," UNCG's Student and Financial/Employee Information System, which includes UNCGenie.