How Do I ... Get a Western Identity



Your Western Identity is your key to central services at Western and consists of your User ID and Password. This identity is assigned to you upon application to Western as a student or when you become an active employee of the university and cannot be changed. Your Western Identity is used as a central authentication source, granting you access to a wide variety services.


At Western all students, student applicants, faculty and staff members are provided with a Western Identity.

Active Western staff may request access for special affiliated individuals. Please contact Human Resources for more information.

Requests for other access should contact the ITS Computer Accounts Office.

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About Your Western Identity


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