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What is my Username and Password?

Q. What is my username?
Your username format may vary depending on your current status with Acadia and/or what systems you are attempting to log into.

Student/Alumnus:
If you are a student or an alumnus, your username for most systems is the last 6 digits of your Acadia ID followed by the first letter of your last name.
Ex. Acadia ID is 100012345 and your name is John Doe. Your username is 012345d.
Exceptions:
Login to Office 365 (Email, Skype, OneDrive, SharePoint, etc): Your username will be your email address (012345d@acadiau.ca).

Graduate Student:
If you are a graduate student, your username for most systems is the last 6 digits of your Acadia ID followed by the first letter of your last name.
Ex. Acadia ID is 100012345 and your name is John Doe. Your username is 012345d.
Exceptions: 
Login to Office 365 (Email, Skype, OneDrive, SharePoint, etc): Your username will be your email address (012345d@acadiau.ca) unless you opted to use your graduate email alias to also send email, in which you username would then be your alias (johndoe@acadiau.ca). 

Graduate Students looking to send email from their grad email alias should request through this hub service.

Faculty/Staff/Retiree:
If you are a current Faculty or Staff, your username for most systems is the first initial followed by up to seven characters of your last name.
Ex. Your name is John MacDonald and your username is jmacdona.
Exceptions:
Login to Office 365 (Email, Skype, OneDrive, SharePoint, etc): You username will be your email address (john.macdonald@acadiau.ca).

Q. What is my password?

Students/Graduate/Alumnus:
This password may also be referred to as your "Central Password" or "Online PIN" or "Registrar Password". Passwords are case sensitive. If you are having issues with your password, please see the Password FAQ(s) located here.

Faculty/Staff:
You create your own unique network password at the Service Desk during your orientation with Human Resources. As of June 1, 2016 this password must be changed every 90 days. Passwords are case sensitive. This is normally the password for your Acadia-issued computer system.If you are having issues with your password, please see the Password FAQ(s) located here.

Retiree:
Your password will remain unchanged from the final password you had while employed with Acadia. You may change your password at anytime via the change password portal. Passwords are case sensitive. If you are having issues with your password, please see the Password FAQ(s) located here.

If this article does not answer your inquiry you will need to contact the Service Desk for further assistance. Questions posted in the feedback sections cannot be answered as it does not contain any identifying information. Service Desk contact information can be found at http://ts.acadiau.ca
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