If you have registered for an GPS class that requires a Unix or Linux account, you will need to request an
account using this form. Once we receive your request, an account will be created for you on ce.uml.edu
which is running UNIX (Solaris) and cyberserver.uml.edu which is running Linux (Ubuntu). Your home
directory and passwords will be the same for both systems. You will need to use a Secure Shell (ssh)
program to access the systems. You can find tutorials for logging in and transferring files at
To request an account, please enter your information
below. All fields must be consistent with the
information provided at the time of registration.
Make sure you enter only the last 4 digits of your
Student ID, and not the whole number!
Once you have entered the required information, click
the "Look for Your Account" button to continue.
If you need to contact us, or have
any questions about this process, please call (978) 934-2467 or email
University of Massachusetts Lowell
Division of Graduate, Online & Professional Studies
839 Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA 01854