Multi-Factor Authentication

What Is It?

Multi-factor Authentication (MFA) is an authentication method that requires the user to provide two or more verification factors to gain access to a system.

Who Is Eligible to Use It?

  • Faculty
  • Staff

Where Can I Get It?

All faculty and staff are registered for MFA when they first sign into their Northeast accounts.

How Do I Use It?

There are different ways to use MFA once it is setup.  The most popular way is to download the Microsoft Authenticator app on your mobile device.

What Can I Expect?

Support Tiers

Tier 1 - Technology Services Support: Faculty and students who contact support would receive help with escalation to a predefined technology team who provides expert support. 


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