User Account Policy

University of Canterbury students and staff

Users with an active UC account can login with a valid UC username and password.

External users

External users such as external researchers, associates and alumni can request access to, but will require and academic staff member of the School of Mathematics and Statistics to endorse their request. Requests for access are to be made to and must include the following:

Once endorsed, the account will be created and you will be sent a default password and instructions on how to login and change your password.

Abandoned accounts

Accounts with no activity in the last six months will be deactivated. Requests to reactivate your account can be sent to

Accounts with no activity in the last year will be deleted.