UAnet ID is the username to the University of Akron computer systems. It is also the first part of your UA email address (the part before the @email@example.com). The UAnet ID is used primarily as a username for many UA services including My Akron Experience, Webmail, and for other services.
An UAnet ID example
FirstName: Zippy LastName: AKRowdy Student ID#: 1234567 UAnetID: za999 UA email: firstname.lastname@example.org
If a password is forgotten, a new one can be obtained with a photo id in person at the Support Desk or on the phone at (330) 972-6888.
Change a Password by phone(technical staff)
In order to change the password for a UAnet ID open the browser to https://auth.uakron.edu.
To issue a UAnet Password to a user via the phone the user must verify 3 of the following fields found in Peoplesoft
- Date of birth (Day and Month)
- Home Phone (may also check the number that the current call is displayed from)
- Emergency contact
- Middle Initial
- Maiden Name( must have history activated in Peoplesoft)
- Home address
- A current class being taken (for student)
- Current major of study (for students)
Prevent UAnetID Deactivation
Account Holders will need to Contact the ZipSupport center for information on how to retain their accounts.