MFA-Duo - Identity Assurance Level 2 Credentialing Process

This document outlines the process by which a Madison user of the MFA-Duo Multi-factor authentication service would use to be able to authenticate to systems requiring Identity Assurance Level 2 (IAL2) such as HRS, SFS, and UW Business Intelligence.

Please note: This process applies only to the UW-Madison implementation of MFA-Duo. If you are here from another campus please refer to the following document to obtain more information on your local campus' processes for handling Identity Assurance Level.

  1. Before proceeding please ensure your NetID is set up to use MFA-Duo by following the process outlined here

  2. Log into the UW Digital ID application at

  3. Click Request from the left hand menu

    UW Digital ID site with a list of options on the left side, including Request a Digital ID

  4. Select the Identity Proofing option

    Two options are available for request: one-time password token, or Identity Proofing

  5. Verify your email address

    Identity Proofing request confirmation page with a prompt to enter in an email address

  6. Visit an LRA (Local Registration Authority) with your campus photo ID and a state ID, drivers license, military ID, or passport to verify your identity

Keywords:ial2 identity assurance level credentialing process   Doc ID:90022
Owner:Marc T.Group:Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA)
Created:2019-02-26 13:27 CSTUpdated:2019-12-03 11:05 CST
Sites:Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA)
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