IT Login Information

At NU, one username and password allows you access to all our systems called PurplePass. Your PurplePass username and password give you access to myNU, student email, web registration, and Blackboard. These portals, respectively, will allow you to check student email, register for classes, and check course work/assignments. If you haven’t activated yours, click here.

Once activated, you’ll be given a random password. Please change your password as soon as possible (through myNU). Your PurplePass username will be a lower case “s” followed by your seven-digit NU student ID number (for example, s0123456).

All communication from Niagara University, the MBA program, and professors will be directed to your student email account. It is recommended that you check this account regularly. Your student email can be accessed via myNU under the "email tab". Your email address is "s" followed by your seven digit student number "" (ex:

All of these portals use the same user name and password. They are:

User Name is: A small "s" followed by your complete seven digit student number.

If you are unsure of your student number please contact the MBA office at 716.286.8596 or

Password: Once activated, a random password will be given and you need to change your password through myNU


More information about MyNU, student email, and Blackboard can be found by clicking the links below: