Duo Multifactor Authentication

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Duo provides multifactor authentication to add another layer of security to your online accounts when using Pitt Passport by requiring two factors to verify your identity when you log in to a service. 



About This Service

Key Features

  • Designed to prevent unauthorized access to your information and University data, including confidential retirement account details, pay statements, and direct deposit information.
  • Protects your privacy regardless of what type of device you use to access Pitt Passport services and regardless of whether you access Pitt Passport services while connected to the University’s wired network, the University’s wireless network, or an external network.
  • Provides several options for your second authentication factor, including options that enable you to use multifactor authentication when you are in an area without wireless access or cell phone service.

Getting and Using This Service

How do I access this service?

How do I request this service?

Access to this service is automatically granted if you are a member of the group that has been assigned permission to use this service.

Who can use this service?

Students, Faculty, Staff



Status of Service Offering 

How do I get help?

Submit a ticket by clicking the Request Help button on the upper right hand corner of this page.

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