Guest Account (Guest UANet ID)

Campus departments can now provide a temporary UANet ID to visiting scholars, prospective students, seminar attendees, contract employees and others who need short-term access to the University of Akron's campus network. Temporary UANet IDs are now valid for use with the campus wireless network, on-campus computers, and the campus VPN service, but not for services such as exchange email accounts and My Akron Experience.


  • Access the university network when visiting the campus as a guest
  • Log in to computer's on campus in libraries and computer labs
  • VPN access


  • Must be requested for a guest by a University of Akron employee

Available To

  • Visiting scholars
  • Prospective students
  • Seminar attendees
  • Contract employees
  • Others

Service Provider

Information Technology Services (ITS)

185 Carroll Street