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myBama Account Info

myBama is the interactive Web site for University of Alabama faculty, staff, and students. myBama provides access to e-mail, course information, campus news, and other campus-wide information. myBama is available 24/7 from anywhere in the world.

Logging In

Use your myBama ID and password to access this portal.  Current University of Alabama faculty, staff, and students are provided access myBama.  Prospective students receive myBama credentials after completion of the application for admission.

If you require additional assistance, please contact the IT Service Desk at 205-348-5555 or email ITSD@ua.edu with any questions. Please include your Campus-wide identification (CWID) number when calling and/or sending email inquiries.

Forgot Your Password or Want to Change It?

Forgot your username or password for myBama? Just want to change your password? Click the link below for more information.

Accessing Email

You can get more information about email for students on the Crimson Mail page.

Other Information

If you need additional assistance with myBama, click on HELP in the top, right-hand corner for a list of myBama Help Topics once logged in. For technical assistance, please contact the IT Service Desk.

myBama Timeout/Session Length

myBama’s session default timeout is 15 minutes after inactivity. A warning will displayed before logging off, with an option to remain logged in. To change the default timeout, login into myBama, click on ‘My Account‘ in the top left hand corner, change to the desired value, and click ‘save changes’.

 

Security Alerts

Phishing Email: “IT DESK”

Some users may have received an email with the subject “IT DESK” yesterday evening. As always, be on the lookout for any email that may be attempting to steal your... Read More

Phishing Attack Titled “RE: PASSWORD MANAGER”

Early this afternoon, some faculty and staff received an email titled: “RE: PASSWORD MANAGER” This is an attempt to steal usernames and passwords and possibly infect your system with malicious code. Keep in mind... Read More

Badlock Bug

A crucial security bug was revealed today involving Samba and Windows called the “Badlock Bug.” Security vulnerabilities of this bug can be mostly categorized as man-in-the-middle and denial of service... Read More

Scheduled Outages

Disaster Recovery Exercise May 15 – 22

The University of Alabama has an off-campus, disaster-recovery data center in a secure facility in Atlanta. On May 15th, the Office of Information Technology will begin a disaster-recovery exercise and... Read More

myBama, Banner, and Services Unavailable April 24

The Office of Information Technology will be installing the quarterly Oracle patch on Sunday, Apr. 24, from 6 a.m. until 10 a.m. The following services will not be available during... Read More

Banner Unavailable on Sunday, April 17

OIT will be implementing a Banner Bundle upgrade on Sunday, April 17th, from 6 a.m. to 10 a.m. myBama will be available during the upgrade, but channels that connect to... Read More

Known Issues

The Known Issues Page is a checkpoint for our IT partners across campus. The page lists software compatibility issues and known fixes.