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Information Technology Services

Computer IDs and Passwords

A Universal Computer ID and its associated password are issued to all new students, staff and faculty. This ID and password gives you access to Loyola networked resources for the duration of your stay at Loyola. 

Immediately after you log in for the first time, you should visit Loyola's Personal Account Manager (PAM).    Pam enables you reset a forgotten password at any time, provided you have set up your PAM questions.    Visit the PAM web page as soon as possible to set up your personal identifiers.  This will allow you to reset your own password in the future.

If you have questions or problems, contact the Technology Support  Center at 8-4ITS from on campus;
773-508-7190 from off campus.

Expiration of IDs and passwords

Staff and Faculty:

Passwords will expire:

IDs are deleted upon separation from the University


Passwords will expire:

IDs are deleted  2 years after graduation or separation from the

Suspension of Passwords

Your password can be suspended for an infraction of a policy governing the use of computer resources. If you have a problem with your ID or password, you will need to contact the Technology Support Center at
8-4ITS, (773-508-7190 from off-campus).


To develop web pages you will need an ID and password on Orion.   You can find the form to request an Orion ID here .


Information Technology Services
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