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Faculty and Staff Accounts and Passwords

A unique Salem State user ID (SSU login) is assigned to faculty and staff and are created automatically. This user name is for logging into systems at Salem State. 

The Salem State user ID and password is the official means for accessing university systems. Salem State uses single sign on for most applications and systems. The more common application and systems are Polaris, email, Canvas, library databases, Apps Anywhere, VPN, wireless and other network connections.

Helpful links:

To log in for the first time

Find your employee ID

For assistance with accounts or call the IT Helpdesk at 978.542.2036

Payroll login is not a SSU login, but managed by the state payroll office. Log into Polaris for instructions.

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