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Logins and Passwords

My University IDs

You will be assigned three university IDs – a VIP ID, a USC ID and a Network Username. Each ID is used differently. Reference the following chart for information on your university IDs:

  Network Username USC ID VIP ID

Alphabetic, alphanumeric or numeric

Alphabetic or alphanumeric

Alphanumeric

Numeric

Number of digits

3-8

9

8

Used with a password to log in to a system

 

Used to verify my identity

 

 

Can be used to establish a VIP ID

 

 

Provided on my USC acceptance letter

   

Place I reset/update password

my.SC.edu

 

my.SC.edu

Used as a log in for the following systems:

     

Blackboard

   

Email

   

New Student Orientation

   

Placement Testing

   

Self Service Carolina

   

Wired/Wireless Network