Required credentials for logging in:
Username: X Number (The “X” must be capitalized) 

**If you are a NEW student, your XID number should appear on your acceptance letter or given to you by your advisor.  If you are a NEW employee, this will be given to you by an HR representative.

Password: Captial letter S, lowercase j, and only the eight digits from your XID number (Default for first time logging in. After logging in for the first time, you will be forced to change it to the following criteria.)

  • Minimum of 10 Characters (May also be longer)

  • At least 1 Capital letter

  • At least 1 lowercase letter

  • At least 1 number

  • Cannot contain your name or username

  • Cannot repeat any of your previous 5 passwords

Please note that your username and password will be hidden as you type it in:

If you have logged in before, but do not remember your password, it can be reset on the UIS login page.
2. Enter your X number with a capital letter X, and then click "Forgot PIN."

3. You will be prompted to reset your UIS PIN after answering a security question that you created when you first set it up.

You will then be prompted to create a new password.

** If you do not remember your security information, you can call our service desk for further assistance.

    St. John's University Service Desk at 718-990-5000, M-F 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. 


If you are a current student, faculty, or employee, and have logged in to email before, please follow these instructions to access UIS:

1. Log in to

    (For instructions on how to log in, please see: Student Signon Instructions  or Employee Signon Instructions)

2.  Click on the UIS link that appears:


If you get locked out of UIS or have any further questions about your password, please contact the St. John's University Service Desk at 718-990-5000, M-F 7:30am to 7:30pm.