All members of ETH Zurich have an ETH user account.
ETH user name
The ETH user name is generated and assigned automatically by the system and cannot be changed – not even in the event of change of the member’s surname (e.g. after marriage).
Three ETH password exist:
- ETH password for web applications, AAI (LDAP)
- ETH password for email (Active Directory)
- ETH network password
Initial ETH password
All members of ETH Zurich receive at the beginning of their study or employment an ETH user name and an ETH password for web applications, AAI (LDAP). They must change this password as soon as possible.
ETH Password change
For the management of your passwords as well as for other functions you must use the web-application Web Center. To log in, use your ETH user name and your ETH password for web applications, AAI (LDAP). Click this link to see a video-tutorial which shows you how to set or change your ETH passwords.