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Computer Accounts

All VCU students, faculty, and staff are automatically provided accounts for the myVCU portal, e-mail, and Blackboard. Your eID and password gives you access to these accounts. Accounts on other computing resources are available on request as described below.

Computing Resources available to the VCU Community:

Account TypeComputer Name(s)PurposeAvailability
eID eID Server Identifier to authenticate you to use VCU electronic services (e-mail, Blackboard, the myVCU portal, VCU Wireless Network, etc). To find your eID you can use the eID Finder. If you would like to manage or learn more about your eID please visit the eID Manager. Everyone
Research

App2Go**

Request an account

 

Koti**
Request an account

Watson**
Request an account


Bach
**
Request an account
Linn**
Request an account

Windows research applications are provided on the App2Go Citrix server.

 

For running statistical analyses, scientific programming, etc. View more information about current Research Computing at VCU.

VCU Faculty, Staff and Students

 

VCU Faculty, Staff and Graduate Students

Imaging GIS
Request an account
For visualizing geographical information Faculty, Staff and Graduate Students
Video Server Video
Request an account

To request a group or project account, please contact the Help Desk at 828-2227
Please see more information on working with streaming audio or video. Faculty, Staff and Graduate Students
Web www.people.vcu.edu - for personal accounts
Create Online account
For creating web pages see more information on web publishing at VCU. Faculty and Staff

www.vcu.edu
- for departmental and project accounts

To request a group or project account, please contact the Help Desk at 828-2227

For creating web pages see more information on web publishing at VCU. Departmental and Projects
ramsites.net
- for student personal accounts.
Create Online account
For creating web pages see more information on web publishing at VCU. Students
www.studentorg.vcu.edu
- for student organization accounts, apply online.
For creating web pages see more information on web publishing at VCU. Students Organizations
Student Organizations need to be registered.
IIS server www.pubinfo.vcu.edu
www.pubapps.vcu.edu
- for departmental and project accounts

For asp code/ .NET with or without database connectivity.

For creating web pages see more information on web publishing at VCU.

Departmental projects, faculty and staff
Active Directory ACAD1 and ADM

Access to ACAD1 or ADM file/resources

To request an account, please contact the Help Desk at 828-2227

Faculty and Staff
Group/Project Email Account E-mail
Request an Account

For use with a department or project.

Faculty and Staff
Banner INB

Access to Banner Forms

To request an account, please contact the Help Desk at 828-2227

Faculty and Staff

** Storage on these systems is not to be used as a backup system for your desktop computer.

Contact the Technology Services Help Desk with any questions about creating accounts at:
828-2227   or   help@vcu.edu.

This article was updated: 01/22/2014

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