Graduate Student Handbook

My.UNL Account, Email (Outlook) Activation, and TrueYou Account (Firefly, etc.)


  • On-Boarding Services - Christine Steggs,, 908 South HARH EC 0989, Phone: 402-472-8120

After you receive your UNL ID number mentioned above, go to and follow the detailed instructions. For consistency, when creating your email account please use this format: first initial, last name, and a number. For example, John Doe could be

After you have completed the accounts above, please send a notification email with "Last name, First Name: Accounts Activated" in the subject line to There is no need to type anything in the body of the message. After we hear from you, our staff will be able to complete the remaining steps for your on-boarding processing. (E.g. for faculty, this step initiates your access to the Graduate Admissions Management and Evaluation System (GAMES).