UC Davis Login

Video demonstration and instructions on how to use the UC Davis Login:

The Simplest Way to Access your uc davis Login Account:

1. First, you must copy and paste the following link (URL of uc davis' log in page) to your selected browser:


2. You must enter your Login ID with the correct characters to start the acccount credentials verification process.

3. Then, upon entering your Login ID, proceed with entering your Kerberos passphrase to access the protected content.

4. Finish the process by clicking the link labelled "Log in".



The Simplest Way to Reset your Account Details:

1. Go directly to this link: http://xbase.ucdavis.edu/itexpress/?f=art&art=157

This link will allow users to change their Kerberos passphrase.

2. You should be able to see these instructions:

The following options will outline various methods to change or reset your UC Davis Computing Account Kerberos passphrase.

Please click an option below to begin the process:

If you are a UC Davis Undergraduate Applicant applying to the school as a student:

If you are not an Applicant and your current passphrase is working and you know what it is:
  1. Use your current passphrase
If you are not an Applicant and your current passphrase is not working or you do not know what it is:
  1. Use your challenge questions
  2. Visit a computer lab
  3. Visit an account proxy or Education Building at UCDMC
  4. Fax a form to IT Express

Please note, for your own security, IT Express cannot reset passphrases over the phone.

3. Follow the needed process and wait for further instructions to proceed and finish the reset process.