Temporary guest accounts can be requested for short-term access to select Seattle University resources by non-affiliated individuals. The following guest account types are available:
The lifespan of a guest account is as follows:
All guests must change the password before using the account. Go to pwreset.seattleu.edu/change.aspx to change the password. Additionally, guests must follow and abide by the Computer Acceptable Use Policy published at https://www.seattleu.edu/policies/.
A SeattleU staff or faculty member must request and sponsor the guest account. To request an account, please submit this form and once all necessary tasks have been completed, ITS will notify you.
The table below indicates what resources can be accessed by each account type.
|Access by Account Type||Authentication Type|
|Resource To Be Accessed||
|Resource Requires Login at Web Portal*|
|Classroom podium computer includes internet access||Yes||No||Not Applicable||No|
|ITS Lab computer includes internet access||Yes||No||Not Applicable||No|
|Internet only from a wired connection||Yes||Yes||Yes||No|
|Select internal SeattleU services from a wired connection (non-ResHall)||Yes||Yes||No||No|
|Select internal SeattleU services from a wired connection (ResHall)||Yes||Yes||No||Yes|
|SU-guest access to select internal systems (from any wifi location)||No||Yes||Not Applicable||Yes|
|Virtual desktops at desktop.seattleu.edu (from any wired or wifi location)||Yes||No||Not Applicable||No|
|Select internal systems via VPN (special restrictions apply)||No||Yes||Not Applicable||No|
|Printing to Managed Print Services (MPS) network printers from any wired location (requires account setup by Reprographics)||Yes||No||Not Applicable||Yes|
|Printing to Managed Print Services (MPS) network printers from SU-guest (requires account setup by Reprographics)||No||No||Not Applicable||Yes|
|Printing to event-specific client-provided network printers (any location, print host, and print drivers to be configured by the customer)||Not Applicable||Not Applicable||Not Applicable||No|
|*Web Portal is the authentication page for SU-guest wifi. Successful authentication is required for internet access.|
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