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SIUC Network ID

Your SIUC Network ID is "SIU + Dawg Tag number" (for example: SIU85xxxxxxxxx).
If you don't know your Dawg Tag number, you can look it up at:

SIUC Network IDs and email accounts are provided and supported by SIUC Information Technology (618-453-5155)

SIUC Network ID and Password are used to access the following SIUC services in Carbondale:

SIUC Email Account
SIUC wireless network -
non-SIUMED smart classroom and auditorium instructional computers
Morris Library computer access
SIUC computer labs
SIUC IT's Microsoft software download website
SIUC Banner system (Student Information System - SIUC) Banner Account Request Instructions for Faculty or Staff (requires previous Banner training)

To claim your SIUC Network ID and create your email account
Go to:

* IMPORTANT – To prevent your SIUC Network ID from becoming “locked”, it is  STRONGLY recommended that you forward your email to your email account in order to receive expiring password notices.

Email Forwarding Instructions
for STUDENTS (forward to

  1. Go to:
  2. Log in with your SIUC Network ID and password.
  3. Click on the Gear, located at the right side of the page
  4. In the left column under Accounts, click on Forwarding
  5. Select the radio button Start Forwarding
  6. In the "Forward my email to:" enter your email address. For example:

Email Forwarding Instructions for FACULTY/STAFF (forward to

  1. Go to: 
  2. Log in with your SIUC Network ID and password.
  3. Click on the Options (cogwheel) button at the top right of the Outlook Web Access screen and select Options from the menu.
  4. Click on the Organize email link on the left.
  5. Click the "+" icon and select "Create a new rule for arriving messages"
  6. Click on More Options link at the bottom of the page
  7. Enter the name of the rule (ie. Forward to email)
  8. Under "When message arrives, and:" box select "[Apply to all messages]"
  9. Under "Do the following", select > forward, redirect or send > Redirect the message to
  10. In the box that appears, next to the word "To:" , type your email address.
  11. Press the "Ok" button at the top of the window.