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Multi-factor Authentication

To help prevent unauthorized access to your sensitive online information, you will soon be required to use NYU Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) to access most NYU services. Get ahead of the game by opting in now and registering at least two options to use with NYU MFA. Also, be sure to download and install the Duo Mobile app, which allows you to approve push notifications, as well as generate login passcodes in areas without Internet connectivity or cell service.


Below are some common questions you may encounter before and after the MFA rollout:

For more information about NYU Multi-Factor Authentication, including best practices, please read NYU NetID: Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) tips