BlueNet Account and Passwords
Your BlueNet Account is a unique username and password which is used to access some computing services both on and off campus. Along with your BlueNet account, you will receive a CCSU email/Office 365 account. Your BlueNet account password is synchronized with your CCSU email / Office 365 account.
How to Access:
Your BlueNet Account is used to access computing services on and off campus:
- campus computers in classrooms, labs, and officescampus wireless network
- On-line Card Office
- A few specialized systems, including the Medicat portal.
How to Request:
For Faculty and Staff:
Prior to requesting an account for a new employee - their record in Banner must be updated to reflect they are an employee in your department. This is done by HR.
Go to: https://www.ccsu.edu/it/accountrequests.html and read the "Important Information for Department Head and Supervisors" - this explains the process that must be followed. You will also find the Bluenet Account Request Form on that page. A Full-Time Supervisor must fill out the request form for the new employee. In addition, all employees are required to sign the Acceptable Use Policy as part of the hiring process through Human Resources or Business Services.
For Students: Students can create and activate their own BlueNet account by using the Accounts Management system at the following address: https://accounts.ccsu.edu/wacctmgt/. For detailed information and instructions, visit http://www.ccsu.edu/it/itservices/bluenet_account.html.
For Guests/Vendors: A BlueNet account request for a guest or vendor of the University must be sponsored by a full-time employee. For more information and instructions for requesting an account for a vendor or guest, click here.
- Sunday 12am to 12pm, System maintenance, may impact the availability of this service.
Your BlueNet account password is synchronized with your CCSU email / Office 365 account and expires every 120 days. You may reset your BlueNet account password at any time using the BlueNet Accounts Management system at https://accounts.ccsu.edu.
Password resets on CCSU-owned Macs - when your BlueNet account password expires, it is best to reset it on your Mac. Instructions can be found on the MacOS at CCSU document.