DoIT Shared Tools - GitLab - How-to Login

In order to login in to GitLab you must have a UW-Madison NetID. Use the following steps to login to GitLab.

Logging In

  1. Go to the DoIT GitLab login page:
  2. Ignore the fields Username or email and Password.
  3. Under those fields is a large button labeled UW-Madison NetID, click that button.
  4. You will be redirected to the UW-Madison NetID login page where you enter your NetID and password.  Multi-factor authentication with Duo will be required (MFA-Duo Overview).

The image below has a red X over the Username or email and Password fields. The red arrow is pointing to the UW-Madison NetID button. The green arrow indicates that, clicking that button will lead to the NetID login page.

click button labeled UW-Madison NetID which leads to the UW Login screen


If you are unable to log into with your NetID, please perform browser troubleshooting such as:

If the problem persists, please contact the DoIT Help Desk at for further assistance.

Keywords:git lab terms of service code repo repository log logging in eligible eligibility join service maintenance outage batch update netid configuration signin sign in username password outage   Doc ID:57963
Owner:John H.Group:Shared Tools
Created:2015-11-04 12:21 CDTUpdated:2022-09-28 15:02 CDT
Sites:DoIT Help Desk, DoIT Staff, Shared Tools
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