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Request UW Madison NetID
Step 1: Get a UW Madison photo ID if you don't already have one
This document explains how to obtain and activate a UW Madison NetID.
Photo IDs can be obtained by going to the Wiscard Office located in Room 149 of Union South (1308 Dayton St, Madison WI 53715). Normal hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM- 5:00 PM. Please call (608) 262-3258 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to verify they will be open and what you need to provide before going to get your ID.
Step 2: Activate your NetID
Go to https://www.mynetid.wisc.edu/activate to activate your NetID. Please see https://kb.wisc.edu/helpdesk/page.php?id=1140 for step-by-step instructions.
Faculty and staff having issues logging in should contact their Human Resources department. UW Madison students having issues logging in should contact the DoIT help desk at 264-HELP (4357).