FAQs for NetID

This category covers the what and why of NetID. It often overlaps with questions about email accounts and wireless access. See those categories for access to those services.

If your question isn't answered or you still need help, email or call (856) 225-6274. The OIT-Camden Help Desk is in the Rutgers Student Computer Lab. Staff members are available during regular operating hours.

What is a NetID and why do I need one?
What is my NetID?
Why do I need to activate my NetID?
How do I activate my NetID?
What if I forgot my password?
Can you email me my password?
What if I forget my security questions?
What if I can’t log in after I change my password?
How do I change my password?
What happens to my NetID after I leave Rutgers?
Do I need to renew my NetID?
What if I need access to a system and don’t have a NetID?
What is NetID+?
What is ScarletApps mobile password and how can I change it?