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
  • SalukiNet
  • 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)

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 (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 Search all settings bar search for "options"
  5. Select "Message options" from the list
  6. Click on the drop down arrow under "Accounts" and there you will see the forwarding option
  7. Click the Start Forwarding radio icon and "Forward my email to:" enter your email address. For example: