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Each authorized CSULB student and employee has a CSULB computing account, which consists of your email address and your password.  Access to specific campus systems is based on your role within the University.  Campus accounts are generated automatically when new affiliations are created, such as when students are first matriculated and when employees are hired.

The MyCSULB Student Center provides a "home base" for accessing your student information such as your class schedule, outstanding balance, and contact information.

Campus-issued student email account, also known as BeachMail.

Telephone lines and equipment provided for the campus community.

This is part of CSULB's ongoing commitment to provide access to information resources and technologies to individuals with disabilities. The Chancellor's Office policy requires the campus to purchase Electronic and Information Technology (E&IT) products that meet Section 508 Accessibility requirements.

*PLEASE NOTE: PCRs may take 10 days or more to process, so please plan accordingly.

Request this service to contact the Technology Help Desk.
You may also reach us by phone at (562) 985-4959, email at helpdesk@csulb.edu, or in person at the Horn Center lobby and 5th floor of the Campus Library.
Hours during the fall and spring semesters are Monday-Thursday 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM and Friday 8:00AM - 5:00 PM.
Basic support and escalation in case of emergencies is available outside these hours by email and phone.

Using your campus email address and password, Single Sign-On is a service which allows a single location for accessing multiple campus applications and services upon successfully logging in at http://sso.csulb.edu. Access to applications and services will vary depending on your campus role, such as if you're a student, faculty member, or staff member with specific job-related roles.

Available on campus-issued desk telephones with a variety of standard features.

Used by Academic Support/Enrollment Services to schedule rooms and facilities for classes.

Remote networking services, Virtual Private Network (VPN), is a campus system allowing individuals to securely access internal networks and computers over the Internet, using encrypted tunnels to ensure that data cannot be accessed without authorization.

beachnet+ is the primary, secure wireless connection for students, faculty and staff while on campus.

Under the direction of the Division of Administration and Finance, DoIT assists campus departments with acquiring and coordinating campus approved, University-owned devices and monthly service.

Employee business email services, which include personal and resource calendaring, contacts, tasks, and notes.

An array of services to assist the campus community and visitors with searching for people and departments on campus.

Getting updates directly from telephone users on campus is critical to record accuracy; in part due to extension numbers being assigned by departments and not part of any HR record. ITS/Telecommunications is reliant on departments and individuals to provide their information for accurate and complete directory records. Telephone directory records supply telephone extension information to the Address Book (GAL) in Outlook, the campus 911 system, and various HR related systems.

Online access to university-licensed software for classroom instruction and assignments.

Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) is an additional step in the log in process that verifies your identity when you log into Microsoft services.

Enterprise-wide parking and enforcement hardware, software and systems that provide an effective parking environment for students, employees and visitors to CSULB.

Multiple web teams across campus provide web services, such as web design, web maintenance, application development and accessibility reviews for web pages and documents.

BeachBoard is the campus Learning Management System.