If you want to be successful at Augusta University, you need the right tools. Your NetID and password are the keys to accessing a diverse range of services and resources, including Outlook, Desire2Learn, Citrix, and axiUm.

Password requirements are as follows:

  • Passwords are case sensitive.
  • Must be at least 8 characters long and must include at least 1 letter and 1 number.
  • Must not include any of the following values: password, changeme and cannot use part of your name or username.
  • New password may not have been used previously.
  • Passwords must be changed every six months. If it expires, contact AU Information Technology Help Desk at 706-721-4000 or 706-721-7500 to reset
  • If the IT Help Desk assists with a NetID password reset, you still need to change your password as they only issue you a temporary password good for a limited number of logins to any resource that uses your NetID.

 Change your password


As A Student, When Can I Expect Access To An Academic System?

Service Student Access Granted Student Access Removed Note
Box Within 24 hours of course registration. Immediately upon graduation. Box lets you secure, share and edit all your files from anywhere.
CampusLabs Within 24 hours of course registration. Immediately upon graduation. This web-based solution supports the IDEA Student Ratings of Instruction System, a nationally normed, research-based instrument that focuses on assessment and includes adaptive recommendations for more effective teaching.
Cisco Spark Within 24 hours of course registration. Immediately upon graduation. Space to create, share, and get work done together.
Echo360 After clicking a link from LMS to an Echo360 course. 3 years after graduation. Echo360 turns classrooms and events into collaborative communities of learning and success by combining industry-leading video, engagement and analytics into one unified experience.
Email Within 24 hours after applicant accepts their acceptance from admissions. 1 year after graduation. Augusta University uses Office 365 email for all students, faculty, and staff.
ExamSoft Day before classes start for term. Immediately upon graduation. ExamSoft simplifies the way you manage assessment with a one-stop platform for exam creation, delivery, and reporting.
Handshake (Career Services) Within 24 hours of course registration. 1 year after graduation. Discover new career paths. Find amazing jobs and internships. Connect with great companies and non-profits.
LMS Within 24 hours of course registration. 3 years after graduation. The primary hub for academic courses. Student holds will prevent and remove access. Unenrolling from a course will remove access to that course.
Pounce Within 24 hours after applicant accepts their acceptance from admissions. 3 years after graduation. Student information portal.
TRAIN Within 24 hours of course registration. 3 years after graduation. Workforce development and compliance training, powered by D2L.

Connecting to the Augusta University Wireless Network

Access the Augusta University wireless network on a Mac or Windows 

Access Campus Email

Log into your Augusta University email at http://email.augusta.edu/ using your net ID and password.

VPN Access

* You may request VPN through your departmental Security Authority.  Additionally, VPN access requires two-step verification process.  Please follow the steps to complete MFA registration before getting VPN access. Click on the following links to gain access to the Augusta University network using VPN using a Mac or Windows

Using Campus Secure Wireless Network

Prior to attempting to connect to the secure wireless network, you will need to confirm the following:

  • You have a current NetID. Verify your NetID at eguide.augusta.edu
  • Your computer has antivirus protection with definitions no more than two weeks old.
  • Your Windows computer has "Automatic Windows Updates" enabled

Download & Install Available Software

Ensure Mobile Device Compliance

Read the Mobile Device Encryption & Compliance Policy and make sure your mobile devices (smart phone, tablet, iPad, etc) are in compliance.