Getting Started    

Howdy!  Below are some resources and information to assist your work at the University.

IS Resources


Create your username and password to access common Texas A&M services like the Howdy portal, University email, and Google apps.  Learn more about NetID.

Computer Log-in

Use your TAMU NetID credentials to log into TAMUG University computers.  When prompted, enter followed by your NetID password.


All official communications will be sent to your University email address.  A technician will be by to set up and configure Outlook for you.  Until then, access your University email via  Learn more about Email.

DUO – Two Factor Authentication

Duo enhances the security of your NetID by using a second device to verify your identity.  This prevents another person from using your NetID to access University resources.  Learn more about Duo.

Google Apps

Get your free Google apps account in the Aggie Gateway,  Once activated, access your Google apps by logging into using your email address and password.  Learn more about Google apps.


Connect online to the campus wireless network, TAMUG WiFi, using your NetID. Learn more about wifi.

Phone and Voicemail

Online instructions for your phone and voicemail.  Learn more about phones.

Helpdesk Support

Technology Services provides help in person, by emailing, or phone at 409-740-4714. 

Howdy Portal is the self-service portal for University students, staff, and faculty for academic information.

Canvas (Faculty Only)

Canvas is the University’s on-line environment where instructors and students manage course materials. Learn more about eCampus