Information Technology

Quick Start for New Faculty & Staff

View the video below then follow the steps to get up and running fast.

  1. Log in to with your username. Your temporary password is the first 8 numbers of your 9-digit employee ID number.
  2. Update security questions - answer the security questions in case you forget your password in the future
  3. Update profile (email/cell phone) - add an alternate email and cell phone number in case you forget your password in the future
  4. Change passwords - change your password adhering to the guidelines provided
  5. Log out of the password management system
  6. Check your Butler email at
  7. Set up your voice mail (if applicable)
  8. Login to and take a look around
  9. Visit and take a look around
  10. Learn more about Google Apps at Butler
  11. Learn more about BUfiles
  12. If you have a smartphone, set it up to get your BUmail
  13. Learn more about printing at Butler
  14. View the Technology Resources Available for Faculty and Staff
  15. Learn more about requesting software for use in the classroom

If you run into any problems with your username or password, please contact the Help Desk.

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