Computer Login

Logging into the PUC campus network gives students, faculty and staff access to Internet, campus e-mail account, printers, network drives such as the H: drive, and other network applications.

To log in to computers on campus, you need your Career Account Username and Password.  You will use the same login for myPUC and Blackboard (students).

Username and Password

Your username is your Career Account.

Password Expiration

To view a list of users who are on the 90 day password expiration:

http://webs.purduecal.edu/infosvcs/files/pcal90_c.docx

User Credentials Standards

Developed to support the implementation of the Authentication and Authorization Policy (VII.B.1)

http://www.purdue.edu/securepurdue/bestPractices/passStandards.cfm

Students

Your username is printed on your class schedule.  You can also obtain your username from a consultant in the Gyte or Library  Computer Labs, or in the Customer Service Center.

If you are a new student or you have forgotten your password, you can create a new password online.  You will be prompted to enter your PUID and birth date before you can change your password.  Your password must meet the minimum security requirements listed on the password change site in order for it to be reset.  Your password also expires and needs to be changed every 180 days.

You will need your Career Account Username and Password to:

  • Login to computers on campus
  • Access myPUC (with single sign-on access to both PC Star and Blackboard)
  • Access Gmail, your campus e-mail account
  • Access your online courses
  • Make online service requests to the Customer Service Center (CSC)

Faculty and Staff

You will use your Career Account Username and Password to access the following:

  • Campus office computers
  • Outllook Web Access
  • OnePurdue
  • myPUC
  • Make online service requests to the Customer Service Center (CSC)

Change or Reset your password online

https://www.purdue.edu/apps/account/Account

Additional Resources

Password Policies

For Support

Contact the Customer Service Center via e-mail or by phone 219.989.2888 option 2.