How to request a new account
Those who need to request for Fermilab primary accounts
This article provides instructions on how to request for Fermilab primary accounts.
There are four types of personnel who access Fermilab computers: employees, users, subcontractors and authorized guests. Please read the section below that applies to you.
Note: For instructions on how to renew your account, see this article.
- Read the Fermilab Policy on Computing.
- Obtain a Fermilab ID during the New Employee Orientation. This includes putting information into FermiWorks.
- Your supervisor or a colleague may then fill out the Computing Username and Primary Accounts form for you:
Please follow the process described at https://get-connected.fnal.gov/users/access/
Note: Please begin this process at a minimum of 4 weeks prior to your arrival at Fermilab to ensure the process is complete at the time of your arrival.
Subcontractors or Authorized Guests
Please follow the process described at https://get-connected.fnal.gov/contractor-id-badge/