All members of the Barnard community also possess a Columbia University UNI. The UNI is your identifier for accessing many online services and resources at Barnard and Columbia, including a separate Columbia email account (“Cubmail”), CourseWorks, library resources, downloading Columbia site-licensed software, using the NINJa printing system, and requesting help from the CUIT Help Desk.

If you have never used your UNI, you should activate it and choose a password by going to   You can also use that web site to reset your UNI password if you’ve forgotten it.  For other UNI problems, please contact the CUIT Help Desk at x41919 / 212-854-1919.