What is an Onyen
An Onyen is a UNC-Chapel Hill campus-wide identifier that allows access to various electronic resources on campus. Onyen is an acronym for the Only Name You’ll Ever Need.
Who is eligible for an Onyen.
All members of the UNC-Chapel Hill campus community, including faculty, staff, and students, are eligible for an Onyen.
Recently admitted students are eligible for an Onyen.
If eligible, how do I create an Onyen?
What is a Guest ID?
Who can create a Guest ID?
Anyone who does not already have an active Onyen or an active affiliation at UNC-Chapel Hill is eligible for a Guest ID account.
Examples of these persons may include the following:
- Campus visitors/tourists
- Prospective students
- Conference/meeting guests
- Anyone with interest in the University who is not already affiliated (or has not been affiliated in the past)
- A person who does not have an Onyen and who has been invited by a current student to be a proxy for access to non-billing student services.
- Alumna/Alumnus or former students
If eligible, how do I create a Guest ID?
If you are an alumna/alumnus or former student, please visit the following link to create your Guest ID: https://acapps.unc.edu/account/register/alumni.
For others, please visit the following link to create your Guest ID: https://acapps.unc.edu/account/register.
What should I do if I registered for my Guest ID but never received an email to create a password?
Please check your spam or junk folders to ensure a message from ‘UNC-Chapel Hill Account Registration’ has not been received. You may also contact the ITS Service desk by visiting http://help.unc.edu/helpdesk.
How do I change or reset the password for my Guest ID?
If you know your current password, to wish to change it, please visit http://acapps.unc.edu/account/password.
If you do not know your current password, and wish to request a new Guest ID password, please visit http://acapps.unc.edu/account/resetPassword.
Who should I contact with questions regarding my Guest ID?
The ITS Service desk, please visit http://help.unc.edu/helpdesk.