Stern School of Business, New York University


Getting a Stern Account

  1. For those in the Stern School of Business, you need only active your Stern account to access SCRC services and resources. To activate your Stern account go to Stern Account Activation.
  2. For those already at NYU but not in Stern (and not enrolled in a Stern course) must have a full-time Stern employee make a request on their behalf by contacting the Stern IT Help Desk at or 212-998-0180 and provide the following information:

    Expiration date – Required for temporary employees
    Start date

  3. All others must first obtain an NYU account by having an authorized sponsor request an NYU NetID on their behalf by filling out the IT Onboarding Form. It is accessed by logging into the NYU VPN, then logging into, clicking the hamburger menu , selecting “Request Affiliate”, and then “Request Affiliate User”. For additional help contact NYU IT support at or 212-998-3333.

Logging In

Use ssh to connect to one of SCRC’s linux login nodes: or After a successful first login, your SCRC home directory will be created and you may begin using the SCRC computing facilities such as batch, interactive computing, or virtual machines in the SCRC private cloud.