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Stern IT Checklist for New Students

Welcome to Stern! 

The checklist below is provide to assist you with getting all your IT services configured before you begin your classes at Stern.  If you need assistance with any steps on this list, please contact our Stern IT Help Desk at (212) 998-0180 or by email at helpdesk@stern.nyu.edu.



Part 1:  After admission, complete the following

 Activate Your Stern Account
Login, then bookmark Stern's Portal Sternlife.stern.nyu.edu
 Request Personal Address
Activate your NYU account
 Forward NYU email to Stern

Part 2:   Before orientation, complete the following

 Purchase Your Computer
 Learn about Classes

Part 3:  Before classes begin, complete the following

 Set up Wireless

 Quick Setup:
  1. SSID = NYU
  2. Login = NYU NetID
  3. Password = NYU password
 Set up Google@Stern
     iOS Quick Setup:
     Android Quick Setup:
     Set up printing for Mac or PC
     Know your print quota
     Download Citrix client for Apps@Stern use 
     Learn about Microsoft Office 365 for Stern students 
     Install Anti-virus