Your Computer Accounts
Computing accounts are issued to all students and employees at Iona College. These accounts allow access to the college's network, PeopleSoft, Blackboard and email systems. For security reasons, passwords expire every 60 days.
If you have any issues using or accessing your computer accounts please contact the Helpdesk at (914) 633-2635.
A computer id and password is created for students at the time of their first registration and is maintained for all currently registered students. Computer accounts expire approximately 30 days after the end of the last term for which they are registered.
All student accounts follow the naming convention of first initial of first name + full last name + a number (ex: jdoe1). This user id is the beginning part of your official Iona email address and the user name needed to login to the various Iona systems.
A computer id and password is automatically created for all employees after they are offically hired by Human Resources. This account is deleted upon separation from the College.
All incoming Iona community members receive a letter informing them of their user ID and the default password.
Freshmen and Transfer Students receive their letters during orientation. Graduate Students receive their letter in the mail.
Employees pick up their letter from the Helpdesk.
Netpass is the authentication system used to manage your network login for Iona computers, wireless internet, restricted resources.
PeopleSoft is software used at Iona College to manage student and employee information. Students use PeopleSoft to register for classes, view their class schedule, accept financial aid and view their grades. Faculty use it to view class rosters, record attendance and submit final grades.
For security reasons, this password will expire every 60 days.
Students have access to email as part of Office 365. The first time a student logs into this system s/he will have to reset his/her password. This password will not expire, however please note there is NO forgotten password help for this system.
If you forget your Office 365 password or get locked out of your email account, you must call the Helpdesk - (914) 633-2635 - to get your password reset.
Outlook Web Access:
Faculty use Outlook Web Access as their email manager.