Q & A
How do you get an e-mail account?
Email accounts are automatically created for students enrolled at NEIU. To obtain your account information, login to NEIU Portal Page.
What if you can no longer log into your e-mail?
Bring your picture ID to B-107. A consultant will address the problem and have your password reset.
What to do if password is forgotten or if it expires?
Go to NEIU Portal Page and reset your password.
How long can you keep your e-mail account after you graduate?
Your account will last six months before it is deleted. If you plan to graduate and are concerned about the deletion of your files, you may wish to save important files to a disk.
How to access NEIU's Internet from home?
A Dial-Up package for current students may be obtained in CLS-3108. Bring a picture ID and a blank, high density 3 1/2" disk. The documentation and files you need will be provided.
Can students post their web pages?
Yes. Every student has a 4 MB home directory on the Unix server. Your web page should be posted in the http directory in your home directory.
What should you do if some files are not viewable on your web page?
Log into your NEIU account (E-mail), and type setup at the gamut prompt. Choose "b" (create/fix your www directory), then type"x" (exit).
How do I get a web page, network or cars account?
Fill out a Department Account form and submit it to Help Desk - CLS building room 0004.