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What is the difference between my NetID and UIC email address?

Your UIC email address is not the exact same thing as your NetID.

Your UIC NetID does not contain while your email address will contain both your NetID and to form your email.

If you do not know your NetID, it can be recovered here:

Below, the most common UIC login systems and which username to use are described:

  • For UIC-specific systems including Gmail, Blackboard and that use this login screen, you will just use your NetID as your username

  • System applications such as, TEM, etc. with the below log in screen will only use your NetID as well.


  • For Microsoft applications, including UIC Outlook Online, you will use your full email address to log in.  If you try to log in with only your NetID, you will be prompted to enter your full email address


Keywords:netid, email, login   Doc ID:107453
Owner:Ryan S.Group:University of Illinois Chicago Technology Solutions
Created:2020-11-30 18:18 CSTUpdated:2020-12-01 10:52 CST
Sites:University of Illinois Chicago Technology Solutions
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