Your E-Number is your unique nine-character ID that is on your acceptance letter.
When you are admitted to the University, you are assigned an E-number by which all records are stored. Anytime you call a University office and ask for help that requires access to your student records, you will need to provide your E-number.
Your Net ID and Password will be used to access any site essential for academic function such as PAWS (the online student information system), EIU email (PantherMail), scholarship applications (Academic Works), D2L for online classes, etc.
As you transition to becoming an EIU student, you will use your NetID more often and your MyEIU account less often.
Go to your MyEIU account: https://www.eiu.edu/myeiu/
Log in using your personal email and password
Your Net ID and password will appear under your Admissions Checklist at https://www.eiu.edu/myeiu/checklist.php
Write down your Net ID and initial password and keep it safe
Once you have successfully retrieved your Net ID and password, we strongly encourage you to change your password through P-Synch, Eastern's password management system.
Access P-Synch at https://password.eiu.edu
Enter your Net ID and initial password
Follow the prompt to enter a new password
If you have any questions, contact the Help Desk at 217-581-HELP