Joining a new organization can be overwhelming; new buildings, new processes, new departments, new faces, not to mention new systems and technology. This is why the ICT Department has provided the following information, to ensure that you are aware of what you can expect as you join the USIU-Africa family.

Step.1HR will authorize the creation of your network username and password by sending instructions to the ICT Department.
Step.2ICT will send you an SMS confirming that your account has been created. The message will also contain your log in credentials.
Step.3Log into your PC using the credentials that have been provided.
Step.4Change your password at first log on. Your password must be at least 6 characters long and include a capital letter, a special character (!@#$%^&*()+-?>=<) and a number.
Step.5

Email

Staff at USIU-Africa communicate and collaborate using Microsoft Outlook. Once you have successfully logged on, please dial Ext 333 and ask the ICT Department to configure your email for you. This will be done remotely and only takes 3 minutes.

Step.6

Printing

The ICT Department will also set up your printing account remotely and ensure that you can photocopy and scan successfully.

Step.7

Internet

Your profile will be configured for you remotely and the ICT Department will ensure that you can successfully browse internal and external resources.

Step.8

Z:\Folder

This is the location where important documents should be stored. The ICT Department backs up this information every day.It is recommended that you use this central repository for important documents.

Step.9

Ext 333 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

If you experience any challenges with ICT systems or services, simply dial Ext 333 or send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Joining a new University can be overwhelming; new buildings, new processes, new departments, new faces, not to mention new systems and technology. This is why the ICT Department has provided the following information, to ensure that you are aware of what you can expect as you join the USIU-Africa family.

Step.1HR will authorize the creation of your network username and password by sending instructions to the ICT Department. If you are adjunct faculty – the information will be forwarded by the respective School.
Step.2ICT will send you an SMS confirming that your account has been created. The message will also contain your log in credentials.
Step.3Log into your PC using the credentials that have been provided.
Step.4Change your password at first log on. Your password must be at least 6 characters long and include a capital letter, a special character (!@#$%^&*()+-?>=<) and a number.
Step.5

Email

Once you have successfully logged on, please dial Ext 333 and ask the ICT Department to configure your email for you. This will be done remotely and only takes 3 minutes.

Step.6

Printing

The ICT Department will also set up your printing account remotely and ensure that you can photocopy and scan successfully.

Step.7

Internet

Your profile will be configured for you remotely and the ICT Department will ensure that you can successfully browse internal and external resources.

Step.8

Z:\Folder

This is the location where important documents should be stored. The ICT Department backs up this information every day. It is recommended that you use this central repository for important documents.

Step.9

Ext 333 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

If you experience any challenges with ICT systems or services, simply dial Ext 333 or send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Joining a new University can be overwhelming; new people, new faculty, new buildings, new processes, new departments, not to mention new systems and technology. This is why the ICT Department has provided the following information, to ensure that you are aware of what you can expect as you join the USIU-Africa family.

Step.1Admissions will authorize the creation of your network username and password by sending instructions to the ICT Department
Step.2ICT will send you an SMS confirming that your account has been created
Step.3Log into any PC using the credentials that have been sent to you
Step.4Change your password at first log on Your password must be at least 6 characters long and include a capital letter, a special character (!@#$%^&*()+-?>=<) and a number.
Step.5

Email

If you are not sure about your USIU-Africa email credentials, please call Ext 333 or send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for assistance on how to log in. This account is important because all official communication will be directed to this account.