Resources for postdoctoral and graduate students

Welcome and congratulations on joining the UCLA Bruin family!

We want to ensure that you have everything you need and are set up for success at UCLA. If you have any questions or issues you can always contact our teams for support.

Here are a few tools that you might find helpful:

Featured services
As a member of the UCLA health sciences, you have access to a variety of IT services that support your goals.
Computing requirements
Using a personal device? Make sure it's compatible with our secure environment.
Servers and storage
Explore a range of hosting and data storage offerings that can accommodate nearly any data need.

Have questions on the services available specific to your group? Contact us by submitting your question via this Qualtrics form. A member of our team will contact you as soon as possible.

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Getting started

Set up your Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA)


What is MFA?

UCLA Heatlh: Activate UCLA Health MFA to remotely access Mednet Email, CareConnect, and more.  Activate UCLA Health MFA →

UCLA Main Campus: Activate UCLA Logon (main campus) MFA to remotely access applications protected by UCLA logon ID, including My UCLA, BruinBill, and more. Activate UCLA Logon MFA →


Review the encryption requirements


Encryption is a required data safeguard for school-issued devices.

Ensure compliance in three steps:

1. See if your device is already encrypted.

2. If necessary, encrypt your device using Bitlocker or FileVault.

3. Install OnGuard to access the UCLAHealthSecure wireless network. 


Review our guide for connecting remotely


If you need to log in while off campus, please review our guide for connecting safely and securely.

View the guide →


Get help from IT Connect


DGIT is temporarily transitioning IT Connect, our walk-up support desk at CHS, to a virtual help desk.

For virtual support: Join us on Zoom. Once you call in, you will be directed to a waiting room until a technician is available to assist you. Staff will be available Monday through Friday, 8 am to 5 pm.

Join us on Zoom