New Graduate

This page is intended for newly registered UBC Computer Science Graduate Students who wish to activate their computer accounts.

Welcome to the Department of Computer Science Automatic Account Process.

While you are attending UBC you will need a CS Graduate Account and a UBC Campus Wide Login (CWL) Account. Your CWL account will provide you with access to many UBC services including the UBC wireless network and Canvas, a system used by Instructors and Teaching Assistants to manage courses.

Please read the directions and follow each step carefully.

  1. Set up your UBC CWL account, if you don't already have one.
  2. To start your UBC CS account generation process, login with your CWL below:

Please direct all your Computer Science Graduate Account/Password problems or questions to