Thank you, PCS
How to Request a Computer Account
STEP 1 - ALL USERS - Review the University of California Electronic Communications Policy
University of California Electronic Communications Policy edited by PCS from the ECP Policy Handbook.
STEP 2 - ALL USERS - Sign the Physics Department Computer Usage Policy form
STEP 3 - ALL USERS - Submit the Appropriate Account Request Form
Faculty, Staff, current Graduate and Undergraduate Students submit the Computer Account Request form.
(Note: Undergraduates must print out the form and have a supervisor or faculty sign it. Bring it to the PCS office (BLDG 937) along with the Computer Usage Policy form.
Incoming Graduate students - Incoming Graduate Student Computer Account Request form.
STEP 4 - USERS WITH LAPTOPS OR OWN SYSTEM
- All Users - To request permanent network or Internet access on your laptop or system, submit the Internet Address Request Form.
Info for New Physics Users
New users should read our Important Info for UCSB Physics Users web page.
Leaving UCSB - Computer Separation Form
Please fill out the Computer Separation Form before leaving UCSB Physics. It will give us instructions on what to do with your computer files, email, and webpages. If you leave the department without informing PCS, we will remove all of your computer accounts and files.
Also see the leaving UCSB link.
Other Physics, UCSB, and UC System-wide Computer Policies
Along with the Physics Department Computer Usage Policy, we also ask that you comply with the additional policies below.
University of California Policies:
- University of California Electronic Communications Policy, November 17, 2000
- Condensed form edited by PCS from the ECP Policy Handbook.
- A booklet of Campus Regulations, which includes campus policies on all campus activities, organizations, and students, may be obtained from the UCSB Office of Student Life.
Additional Physics Department Policies:
Be aware that PCS charges for network access. For information, read the Physics Department Network Charges webpage.
All account requests must be accompanied by a valid U.C. charge number for billing purposes.
Applying for an account for yourself or someone else implies liability for all expenses accrued under that account.
Physics Computer Services, email@example.com
Last Modified: April 12, 2002