Getting set up

Set yourself up at FCS


All students, faculty, and staff are automatically assigned a username and password to access the systems run within the Faculty. This account is your Computer Science ID or CSID.  You can manage your CSID here.


All email within the university is available via your Microsoft Office 365 account. You can access it via the MyDal portal. Instructions can be found here.

Note: All students who already have a email (pre-2013) will continue to receive emails at this address and is aliased to the corresponding address. Students enrolling after Fall 2013 will not receive an email address.

Access Cards, Desk and PED Assignments

If you or your student requires access cards for entrance to secured study & research areas and/or desk & ped assignment please email


Computer Science has printers available for students across the Goldberg and Mona Campbell buildings.  To setup your printer, please follow the instructions here.

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