Activate your FAUNet ID


A FAUNet ID is automatically assigned to you once you are officially admitted.

Faculty & Staff:

Your FAUNet ID is assigned within 5 business days after attending orientation.

Claim & Activate your Account

To claim your account visit MyFAU ( and log in with your initial default password.

As of September 13, 2012, the initial default password for all new users is the three letters fau in lowercase followed by your date of birth in MMDDYY format (fauMMDDYY). 

Example: if your birth date is September 3rd, 1997, your initial password would be fau090397.  

If you are on campus you may activate your account using a Self-Service Kiosk located in select computer labs.

If you would like assistance creating a strong password please see the Password Best Practices page for more information on password creation.

Don't know your FAUNet ID?

You can lookup your FAUNet ID by using the lookup tool and providing your Z-number.