Multi-factor authentication with Duo

What is multi-factor authentication?

Multi-factor authentication (MFA), sometimes referred to as two-factor authentication (2FA), is a method where users obtain access by providing two separate factors to identify themselves. 

Verifying your identity using a second factor (like your phone or other mobile device) prevents anyone but you from logging in, even if they know your password.

shows overview of how DUO works: after you enter your password, you provide proof that it's you on your phone, then you get access

For more information and frequently asked questions, read IT Security's page on Duo MFA 


How Duo works

Using Duo MFA

All employees and students are required to use MFA with Duo.

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