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Central IT

Services / Accounts

To enable users to use different IT services (e-mail, e-learning, study administration, Active Directory ADFS, etc.) for study and research, various services are provided. For this purpose, accounts are required for the password-protected login to the service. The UZH full name is only used for the Identity Management Service. For the other services the UZH short name is used.

What IT services are available where can I log in or validate with them?

Identity Management:
The Identity Management Service is the central administration of all accounts and persons.
Access is now possible with Active Directory login and multi-factor verification.
The identity password is only required to change the password or for console

Active Directory:
Access to services that use the local Active Directory or Azure Active Directory with multifactor (MFA / 2FA).
Collaboration with M365 (OneNote, OneDrive, Teams, Outlook,...) l ogin to Microsoft online services only with your primary email address, see Userprofile.
ZOOM, PrintPlus, student portal, module booking, Citrix, computer workstations, Windows domain UZH, VPN, WLAN, etc.

SSID "eduroam" -
 eduroam, used on the campus of another university thanks to SSID eduroam.
SSID "uzh" or "uzh-5GHz" - The Active Directory password must be used for the wireless network of the University of Zurich.

validations on UZH websites, like ZORA, password protected websites

Services with special usage:

WebMod FTP server Access to the "classic" web server (in addition to UniCMS), only available via special request and only for functions.


Weiterführende Informationen

Example: Full Name - Internet Name - E-Mail

Peter Müller3