NetID General Information

About your MSU Denver NetID

Your MSU Denver NetID is the first part of your MSU Denver email address, before the @. All students, faculty, and staff at MSU Denver are provided with a NetID and password when they join the university. Your NetID permits secure access to a variety of applications and services, including:

  • Office 365 (including Outlook and Skype for Business)
  • Canvas
  • Services available through Banner Self Service (e.g. Registration, Student Records, Faculty and Advisors Menu, Employee Services Menu, et al)
  • MSU Denver computers (including Student Labs)
  • The MSU Denver wireless network
  • Banner 9
  • Qualtrics
  • Digital Measures
  • New Student Orientation registration
  • Wireless printing in Student Labs
  • TARS (Online Course Exam Reservation System)
  • Skyline (Auraria Library Catalog)
  • CashNET (online cashiering services)
  • RAVE Mobile Security dashboard
  • GlobalProtect *by request
  • DegreeWorks *for faculty/staff, training required
  • PeopleAdmin *for HR staff, by request 

Your password synchronizes automatically—if you change your NetID password, all of the accounts listed above will use the new password. You can change your NetID password by using the  Microsoft Online Password Reset Tool.

When are NetID accounts created?

  • Student NetID accounts are created within 24 hours of when the student is accepted by the University.
  • Faculty and staff NetID accounts are created within 24 hours of their position's official start date.

When are NetID accounts deactivated?

  • Student NetID accounts are deactivated when the student is no longer an active student with the University. According to academic policy, students are considered inactive after three consecutive semesters of non-attendance. This includes the Summer semester.
  • Faculty and staff NetID accounts are deactivated as soon as they leave their position.


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