How to create an AD (Active Directory) account?

CAS accounts are automatically provided for staff members needing the service (central administration, several faculties) at the beginning of work at the University.
Information about the account status is availible at

What is the AD login?

Basic login:

  • initial.surname e.g. m.eacron

In some services the extended form is required:

  • UW\initial.surname e.g. UW\m.eacron
  • e.g.

Services using the AD account:

Forgotten password:

Changing password:

I have trouble with my AD account - where should I seek help?

Contact your unit’s local IT team