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Generic Accounts

Generic accounts are SacLink accounts used for miscellaneous testing or office purposes. These accounts must be requested by an active Faculty or Staff Member. Generic accounts have a specified start and end date and do not have wireless or VPN privileges. Generic accounts have a name format of: <org>-<descriptor>.

Sponsored Generic Account Request Form:

Steps / Requirements
  1. Fill out the request form online.
  2. Print the account request form and sign it.
  3. Send the completed form to the Identity Management Group.
  4. Standard processing time is three to five working days on all account requests.

If you need the account sooner please contact the Identity Management Lead at X87635 or pike@csus.edu.