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The Rice University Online Account Management System is used to manage and activate your NetID Account. Your Rice NetID is a unique login credential for each Rice student, faculty, or staff member. Your NetID is established within 24 hours of your undergraduate student status (early May after all deposits are received), your graduate student department acceptance, or your acceptance of employment.
|Activate your NetID||Activate a new account or re-activate an old account.|
| Account Summary|| Summary of your NetID account status and related information to your NetID account.|
| Duo and VPN ||Duo Security is a two-factor authentication service that provides additional security to access university and personal data and accounts. Duo will be required when "Changing your NetID Password" and using VPN. |
Note: Duo will continue to expand to other applications.
| Change your password
||Change your NetID password and your Google Account password.|
|Create Email Aliases||Create an email alias (email sent to an alias will be visible just like email sent to your NetID@rice.edu address).|
|Select your Public Email||Select one of your aliases to publish as your Rice public email.|
|VPN Terms and Conditions||Agreement Use of VPN (Virtual Private Network) Terms and Conditions allows you to download the VPN client.|
|Contact Information||You can change your email and telephone number for password resetting purposes.|
Point your browser to: Rice University Online Account Management System
Step 1: Activate your NetID if you have recently been emailed your Rice ID Number. Click on the "Start by activating your NetID" to start your account activation process. IMPORTANT: Be sure to remember your NetID, NetID Password, and Google Account Password. Do not use the same password for your NetID and Google accounts.
Step 2: Sign In with your NetID and Password to the Rice University Online Account Management Management System