For Connect Users (Students, Graduates, Retirees, etc)

Q1. What is NetID and what does it use for?

The PolyU NetID (Network Identity) is your key to all central IT facilities and services on campus. It is your unique personal identifier known by the University's computer systems which will enable you to access their services. While most of the services require your NetPassword for authentication, there are some services that need your PIN as well. The following table shows the authentication type of each of them:

 

NetPassword

PIN

Academic Unix Cluster

 

eStudent

 

Helpcentre Online Tracking Service (HOTS)

 

PolyU Portal

 

PUsecure

 

NetID Management

 

myWeb / myStore

 

Remote Access to Library (for database & journal)

 

Library - myRecord

Your Library PIN

Sport Facility Booking System

 

Student Account Information

 

Turnitin

 

WebCT

 

PolyU Connect

Your password for PolyU Connect

Wireless Network (WiFi)

 

 

Q2. What login name I should use to connect to the University's WiFi networks?

To connect to PolyU's main WiFi network, the PolyUWLAN, please use your NetID together with your NetPassword to authenticate.
For other PolyU's related network, always use This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. together with your NetPassword to login.