Accounts and Passwords

Username

All Missouri S&T faculty, staff, and students are assigned a Username (also called a single sign-on, or SSO).  


Password

Each individual creates a unique password that must meet the Password Requirements.


Resource Accounts

A resource account is an account with or without a mailbox that is not necessarily tied to an individual, but to a group of people or for a specific function, such as to a particular resource for scheduling purposes. Resource accounts may have calendar information shared, or have delegate access assigned to users.


Multi Factor Authentication (MFA)

An authenticator tool is used at S&T to provide a secure login into S&T applications and tools. The recommended authentication process is via the MFA application, text, or phone call is required for logins.


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