UofSC Central Authentication Service (CAS)

Outage Notice

Several virtual servers will be migrated on Tuesday, Dec. 13, from 4-8 p.m. Internet connectivity and access to university systems such as virtual desktops, the VPN, Duo, Blackboard, my.sc.edu, & myaccount.sc.edu will experience brief & intermittent interruptions in service during this migration. If you are unable to login to a system, please try again after waiting a short period of time.

Login Credentials Required

If you receive an ACCESS DENIED message, visit myaccount.sc.edu and setup multifactor authentication under the Account Settings field.


UofSC Authentication System

If you have signed up for MFA, please enter one of the following to login:
  • Network Username - the first portion of your official university email address (@mailbox.sc.edu or @email.sc.edu). Enrolled students, faculty, staff, and affiliates will use this official credential for accessing most university systems.
  • VIP ID is an eight digit number. Currently faculty, staff, and students can find their VIP ID here. Admitted students can find their VIP ID in their acceptance materials.
  • Blackboard Auxiliary ID - allows access to Blackboard for users who do not have a Network Username or VIP ID but have a legitimate need to access the system.