Beginning June 15, 2017 Western's Universal Login page will look a little different.
New Universal Login Page (Prototype)
Old Universal Login Page
|New Universal Login Page (Prototype)||Old Universal Login Page|
The new Universal Login Page also prompts you for your WWU cloud username in the format of firstname.lastname@example.org. This is to provide a login experience that is consistent with services that authenticate via Microsoft Office 365 Azure:
The changes to our sign-in processes are due to an upgrade of our Central Authentication Services (CAS). Authentication to many web-based applications use a protocol called CAS, which allows authentication to these applications without having to share sensitive security information like username/password combinations.
If you have questions, please contact the Help Desk or your departmental IT support staff.