users  Accounts and Access

How to get a sponsored account with the UofM

Service Description: 

Sponsored Accounts provide individuals who are not formally affiliated with the university access to computing resources to support instructional research or administrative activities. Sponsored Accounts have a limited duration (recommended 1 year), but can be renewed as needed.

Who Can Request (or are eligible for) this Service? 

Only available through the sponsorship of a Full-time employee or faculty.

How to Request Service?

Directions for Single Sponsored Accounts.
Directions for Multiple Sponsored Accounts.

To request a Sponsored Account, the full-time employee should submit a Service ticket at https://umhelpdesk.memphis.edu. Once logged in, select Request a Service > Account and Password > Sponsored Accounts.

What Information Is Needed to Fulfill Service Request?  

In order to obtain a sponsored account with the UofM, the requester will need to work along side a full-time University employee. The full-time employee should submit the information based on the type of account. Typically, all service requests need: Name, Affiliation, UUID or Last 4 of SSN, personal email address (this email will be used to contact the sponsored user with an account code to initialize his/her account and set up his/her password via iAM.memphis.edu), Date of birth, and Begin and End date of sponsorship.