Computing accounts in Maxwell are no longer separate from Syracuse University. Your SU NetID can be used to login to computers in the Maxwell School. Most users (faculty, staff and students) will use their NetID however, there may be special circumstances that require a special account.SU / ITS Computing Policies
Requesting a Maxwell Guest Account
Guest accounts may be requested for faculty or staff with a Maxwell affiliation – if this affiliation is not clear, it should be documented with the request. Email is not included with a guest account.
To request a new Maxwell computer account please email the following information to email@example.com.
- User’s full name
- SU ID number – only first nine digits are needed (ex: 12345-6789)
- Home department and sponsor Status – staff or faculty
- If a student, temporary staff member, part-time instructor or one-year faculty appointment, the anticipated end date of affiliation with Maxwell
- Anticipated account expiration date
ICT works with the chair of the user’s department and/or the Dean’s office or other appropriate Syracuse University or legal authorities when dealing with the death of an account holder, or in other special circumstances.
Student accounts expire two years after graduation.