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UCMNetID (New Account)

This is a self service option for claiming of your initial UCMNetID account. The UCMNetID provides access to UC Merced network and Internet services.
What do I need to get this service?

When you are a new student, new employee or transferring to a full time position, you need to claim your UCMNetID account including setting an initial password.

What is included?

A new UCMNetID will be issued allowing access to UC Merced services.

When is support for this service available?
This service is available 24/7.
How long does it take to get the service?

Accounts can be claimed as soon as they are created. – Payroll feed: A new employee UCMNetID will typically be created 24 hours after completion of hiring paperwork. – Student feed: A student UCMNetID will typically be created 24 hours after they submit their Statement of Intent to Register (SIR).

How do I stop or change the service?

For account management issues, contact the OIT Service Desk.


There is no cost for this service.