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RIT Computer Account

Get your RIT Computer Account

Your RIT computer account will allow you to tap into institute computer systems from any computer that is online whether you are on campus or at home. Online resources include course registration, RIT housing portal, RIT e-mail account, extensive databases and services available through Wallace Library, RIT Information, Campus Event System, Directories, etc.

Full-time Students:

After you have paid the advance tuition deposit, your existing RIT account will transition to a full student account. If you have not created an RIT account, you will receive an email with instructions for how to create your account.

If you have questions about your RIT Student Computer Account contact the ITS Service Desk. You may contact them at 585-475-4357, or via email at servicedesk@rit.edu.

Part-time On-Campus Students:

You have two options to obtain your RIT Student Computer Account:

  1. Stop by the ITS Service Desk in the Gannett building (7B) room 1113 with a valid RIT Student ID.
  2. Apply on line for your RIT student account at http://start.rit.edu/

Online Students:

Once your academic advisor has registered you for an online course, you will receive an account activation email from RIT Information Technology Services. If you have not supplied RIT with a valid email address, or if you do not receive this information within two business days after confirmed course registration, please contact the ITS Service Desk at 585-475-4357 for further assistance.