What is a NetID?

What is a NetID?

Your student NetID (short for Network ID) is an important username at SUNY Brockport. Your NetID is the first letter of your first name, followed by the first 4 letters of your last name, followed by a number. Note: All letters are lowercase (ex. asmit1).

To start using your account (or any of the services below) look up your NetID and reset your password by using NetID Lookup and Password Change System. (Note: our Password Policy requires you to change your password every six months.). When you change your NetID password, please also see What To Do After Changing Your NetID Password, to avoid an interruption in services.

What does it look like?

Your NetID is the first letter of your first name, followed by the first 4 letters of your last name, followed by a number (for students). For faculty/staff, it usually your first initial followed by your last name. Note: All letters are lowercase! (ex. asmit1).

Your NetID will give you access to the following services

 

Locate Your NetID

Your NetID will be sent to the email account that was submitted on your application. You can also use the NetID Lookup and Password Change System to find your NetID and set your password for the first time. If you have trouble finding your NetId please contact the Brockport IT Service Desk at 585-395-5151 Option 1. 

Set Up Your Account

  1. Proceed to the NetID Lookup and Password Change System

  2. Click on “I don't know my current password”

  3. Enter in verification information and click continue.

  4. Choose a password (you will need to change this every 6 months).

  5. Confirm your password by typing it again.

  6. Click “Change Password”

*Note: it will take 30 minutes for your new password to sync to Office 365 and Blackboard, Web Banner will work right away.

NetID Expiration

See Brockport's policy on Retention of IT Privileges.

If you need further assistance, please submit a ticket here: I Need Help, or call the IT Service Desk at (585) 395-5151 Option 1.

Details

Article ID: 79386
Created
Thu 5/30/19 2:46 PM
Modified
Thu 5/27/21 10:57 AM