Tag Archives: Accounts

Sponsored Accounts 101

Those who need access to university resources, such as visiting professors, lecturers, contractors, consultants and other related roles, can request a sponsored account. Only full-time benefits-eligible directors, faculty members, department heads, managers and hiring supervisors may sponsor an account and only for the department that he/she is in. To apply for a sponsored account, the requestor […]

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Start the academic year off strong – with a strong password

As the fall term starts, SecureNU reminds you to have a strong password. Mashable recently posted a great infographic about password protection, highlighting the Top 10 weakest passwords of 2012. Don’t make your accounts vulnerable with an easy to guess password. To change your password, log into myNEU and click the My Profile icon. Below […]

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Changes Coming for myNEU Electronic Accounts

Information Technology Services will be introducing several changes to myNEU electronic accounts for admitted undergraduate and enrolled students during the spring semester. The same changes were successfully introduced to faculty and staff in August of 2011. The following changes will be introduced for students: Account Name New members of the community will be allowed to […]

Posted in 2012 December IS Newsletter, 2013 March IS Newsletter | Tagged | Comments closed

Retirement of Classroom Lab Computer Accounts

In an effort to increase information security across campus, Information Technology Services has made changes to how classroom and lab computers are accessed. Beginning this semester, you will be required to use your individual Northeastern faculty/staff or student username and password to log into classroom or lab computers. Existing classroom and lab accounts will be […]

Posted in 2012 January Academic Update | Also tagged | Comments closed

Changes Introduced for myNEU/NUnet Electronic Accounts

As part of our continuing efforts to ensure the protection of private and institutional data, Northeastern introduced several changes this past summer to the services that manage the myNEU and NUnet electronic credentials. These changes were implemented to enhance the security associated with these accounts and thus the services utilized by them. As key university […]

Posted in 2011 November/December Newsletter | Also tagged | Comments closed

New Sponsored Account Service

Information Technology Services has recently implemented a new Sponsored Account service. This new service replaced the existing process which had been in place for several years, and is expected to simplify the process for requesting and approving sponsored accounts. Specific improvements to the new service include: Signatures from either the account requestor or approver are […]

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