Popular Services

Each authorized CSULB employee and student has a BeachID Account. A BeachID Account consists of a nine-digit "username" (typically, your Campus ID) and your password, which prove you're affiliated with the University and enable you to use CSULB computing services. Access to specific campus systems is based on your role within the University.

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

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

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

Telephone lines and equipment provided for the campus community.

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.

For campus employees to assist with learning software that is supported by the Division of IT on campus-owned computers.

Provided to employees at the division, college and department levels across campus, services are provided mainly for Universtity-owned computers and technology. Desktop Support Services is your main point of contact for technical support.

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

Functional support related to PeopleSoft Student Financials module provided by Financial Management

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.

FTP is a standard Internet protocol used to transfer files, programs, and other data between a client computer and a server on a computer network. A CSULB FTP / Personal Web Space provides 25mb of space on CSULB's servers.

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

Document imaging for Financial Management, HR, ITS and CSULB Research Foundation

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

Using your campus ID (or 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.

Microsoft Office 365 web applications, such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneDrive. Also available for download on personal computers.

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.

Also known as Campus Solutions

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

The beachnet-guest-access network is for University guests that require temporary WiFi access.

A self-service tool that allows designated members of the campus to create and route electronic documents for signature and campus employees and students to apply an electronic signature to those documents.

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