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MIT Account Registration


Welcome to MIT!

To get your professional life at MIT off to a great start, be ready for your new position, and take advantage of all the Institute has to offer, there are steps you should complete before you start work. To do this, you will need to get your Kerberos account and personal certificate. These electronic credentials will allow you access to a world of IT support and resources, including software.



STEP 1

Watch Overview Video

Watch Overview Video

Watch this video explaining both steps of the electronic credentialing process.

STEP 2

Get Kerberos Account

Get Kerberos Account

You first must obtain your Kerberos account, which is your online identity at MIT.

STEP 3

Enroll in Duo

Enroll in Duo

Enroll a cellphone, landline or both into MIT's two-factor authentication system.

STEP 4

Get Personal Certificate

Get Personal Certificate

A personal certificate makes it faster and easier to access MIT web based systems. Install it on the browser(s) you use most.

Wait Until Next Day   Wait one day after the above steps are completed and then ...

STEP 5

Start New Hire Activities


Success! You've obtained your credentials and can now complete these important start-up activities.
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