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Office of Information Technology (OIT)

UT Arlington
OIT: Office of Information Technology ·  Work Order · 817-272-2208 · System Status

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Description: UT Arlington provides a computer account referred to as a "NetID." The NetID gives you access to UT Arlington computing resources.  These are some services that can be accessed using the NetID:

NOTE: Requesting a NetID for a Guest, Visitor, Vendor or an Event Account can be done by submitting a request through the OIT Computing Help Desk using the instructions here: Requesting a Guest, Visitor, Vendor or Event Account.

Available To:

  • Event-Based
  • Vendors
  • Visitors and Guests
  • Retirees
  • Faculty (currently appointed) and Staff
  • Students Admitted to UT Arlington

How to Get:


Admitted UT Arlington Students will receive a letter from the Admissions Office with their NetID information or they can contact the OIT Help Desk at

Faculty & Staff with current appointments must have someone from the employing department submit the NetID account request form on-line at request IT Help or client's can stop by the Help Desk in the Central Library with their UTA Photo ID during normal business hours to have their NetID created.

UT Arlington Retirees will keep their NetID and email account upon retirement.

How to Use:

All new NetID accounts must be activated online at


UTA Computer Usage

Password Reset

Related Information:

NetID Self Service

System Quota

Requesting an Omega or Gamma account for an individual

Requesting Omega and Gamma accounts for the entire class

Obtaining an account on the HPC Research Supercomputer

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