Loyola University Chicago

Information Technology Services

First Time Setup

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  1. Launch a browser, and visit https://luc.edu/mfapreferences
  2. At the Microsoft sign in page, enter your Loyola email then click Next
  3. On the next page, enter your UVID and password to sign in to view the Additional security verification page
  4. Select Authentication phone from the first dropdown
  5. Select your Country/Region in the second dropdown
  6. Enter your mobile phone number in the textbox
  7. Under the Method section select Send me a code by text message
  8. Click Next
  9. On Step 2: We've sent you a text message to your phone, enter the verification code
  10. Click Verify
  11. Lastly, click Done 

You've successfully signed up for multi-factor authentication. 

For video instructions on how to change your preferred option, visit the following links:

Have an issue or concern? Contact the ITS Service Desk by logging an incident, via email at ITSServiceDesk@luc.edu, or via phone at 773-508-4487.

Last Modified:   Mon, November 23, 2020 7:05 PM CST