Many services provided by KU Information Technology require an account (username and password) to use the service. The KU Online ID gives you access to most online services. The links below are to the online registration pages or form downloads needed to request these accounts. Most accounts are available for the KU community (students, staff, and faculty), but a few are restricted as noted.
- Set Up New Online ID or Retrieve Forgotten Online ID
- Manage Passwords
Change your password for your KU Online ID (email, Blackboard, myKU portal, etc.). Passwords may be changed any time but you must change your password every 210 days. KU Password Policy.
- Add Online Services to an existing KU Online ID
- Set up personal web site space
- Register your non-KU email address
- Set up email aliases
NOTE: New students and staff are not able to sign up for email and personal web storage services until they are enrolled/employed.
- Manage Email Aliases
Create, change, or delete personal @ku.edu aliases.
- Manage Privacy Settings
Update what information you would like to be available to the public.
- View Directory Listing
View your information listing as it should appear in People Search.
Questions about creating personal or departmental accounts should be directed to the IT Customer Service Center at 864-8080 or firstname.lastname@example.org.