If you are an accepted student or newly hired faculty/staff, you may have received an email to setup your UBNet account. 

Your UBNet account allows you to access all the online/on-campus technology services provided by the University of Bridgeport. 

To Sign up for an account, visit Read the instructions and policy carefully and proceed with the sign up process. 

The process usually takes up to 24 hours to complete and activate your account. 

Test your credentials after 24 hours by logging into


Common issues with the new account sign up process

Not eligible for sign up

If you are receiving 'Not eligible for sign up' message, it is most likely that you have just received an acceptance letter but the system has not been updated with your information yet. In this case, please wait for 24 hours and try again. 

Cannot create your account

If your information cannot be validated by the security check, please make sure that you follow the letter casing as explained in the sign up screen. Also please make sure that:

  • your date of birth and ID number is correct one more time. 
  • the first letter of your first and last name should be in capitals.
  • if you have multiple words in your first name, all the first letters should be in capitals.


If you still have issues, please contact and mention if you have followed these steps.