Notice for ALL students: Run getacct (below) in April 2019

Below find the new service for enabling your @students.cs.ubc.ca account, which we are switching to starting with the 2019 Summer semester.
You will need to click through this new account enabler before your @students.cs.ubc.ca account will work.

(If you need to change the password of your @ugrad.cs.ubc.ca account, visit the old getacct service.)


Activate Account or Change Password


In order to obtain or update a CS account, your must first have a Campus-Wide Login (CWL) account. Your CWL account will also be used to access campus services, including UBC VPN (Virtual Private Network), UBC wireless, and Connect course pages. Once you have a CWL ID, login below to create or update your CS account.


Student accounts Undergrads, Grads, TAs

Log in to:

  • Create or activate an account
  • Forward your account email

Department accounts Guests, Grads, Faculty, Staff

Log in to:

  • Change your password
To create a new account, please follow these instructions.

For all CPSC Student Account/Password problems, please contact us directly through our web form.
Press Alt-F4 to exit.