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Accounts and Email Services

Accounts control access to most systems at the Medical Center, Campus, and SFGH. Information on accessing email , MyAccess, VPN and the Medical Center Action Request Form can be found below. 

Automatic Active Directory and Email Account Provisioning
UCSF is implementing an automated process to create an Active Directory and Email account for new staff on their first day employment.
Email Online
The UCSF email, calendaring, and contacts service; based on Microsoft's Exchange Online platform.
Email Online Mobile
Use an ActiveSync connection on your mobile device to access your email, calendar, and contacts while you're on the go.
Email Online Web App
Access your UCSF email account through the feature-rich Outlook Web App (OWA) web mail client.
Email Spam Filter
The mail@UCSF system includes access to an integrated hardware and software anti-spam solution designed to protect your email account from spam while providing the functionality our customers require.
Mailing Lists
There are several ways to post a mass-mailing; server-based distribution lists (dl), listservs, personal distribution lists and mail merges. Here's a quick table to assist in determining which method works best for you.
Medical Center Account Request
The single form for access to most Medical Center systems.
Password Management at UCSF
Password management is crucial to ensuring access to all of your UCSF resources. This page shares tools and instructions to manage your Active Directory password, as well as links for help with other passwords.
Secure Email
UCSF Medical Center IT, ITS and the School of Medicine ISU have jointly developed a system to send secure email. The UCSF Secure Messenger system is designed to help faculty, students, and staff comply with the federal HIPAA regulations.
UCSF Active Directory Account Manager
The mail@UCSF Password Reset Tool provides a convenient way of managing access to your email/computer account.
UCSF Active Directory Customer Accounts
Active Directory accounts (commonly referred to as a computer or email account) are a Microsoft-based technology that provides a variety of networked services.
UCSF Active Directory Resource Accounts
Resource accounts are used to create mailboxes that represent resources, such as conference rooms or equipment items such as projectors. Customers can then book these items via the calendaring feature of Exchange in much the same way that they invite fellow attendees.
UCSF Listserv
UCSF ITS-hosted electronic mailing lists for the UCSF community; listserv owners must be UCSF faculty, students, or staff.
UCSFwpa - Secure Wireless
Protected wireless network service with an Active Directory (AD) account for faculty, staff, and students.
VPN
The Virtual Private Network (VPN) is a system which allows remote access to network resources normally only available at a UCSF location.
Wireless Service
UCSF wireless networking services