Connecting to CIS resources
The CIS account is used for CIS Email as well as CIS services authentication.
To connect to your CIS user account, SSH can be used.
Approval for a CIS computer account must be sent to CIS Help from one of the individuals below:
Faculty Adviser or Sue Chan
Head of Research Group or Dr. Stefi Baum
Dr. Stefi Baum
Please review the CIS Computing Guide before activating your account.
After we have recieved the appropriate approval, your account will be generated. This account will be the same as your RIT account (ie. abc1234). Stop by the System Administrator's office to fill out the appropriate paperwork and activate your account.
Send and receive email from a email@example.com address
Log in both locally and remotely to the UNIX workstations
Use Macfusion to access your CIS home directory