MFA-Duo - How to Enroll for MFA Duo for your NetID Login Account

This document will walk you through the steps to require MFA Duo for your NetID Login Account.

You'll need a smartphone, tablet, or token to use for MFA Duo. If using a smartphone or tablet, you'll be asked to download the free Duo Mobile application during the registration process.

If a token is needed, contact your human resources department or visit the DoIT Help Desk to get one.
  1. Log in with your NetID and password to the Multi-Factor Authentication Portal and click the appropriate button for the device you wish to register. Then, follow the prompts to register your device.

MFA portal getting started page


    Step-by-step instructions for registering your device can be found here:

    See accessibility & usability information

    We work with our users to address access and usability barriers in the MFA user experience. Learn details about known access barriers and workarounds at MFA-Duo - Accessibility & Usability Information. If you encounter a barrier or need assistance, please contact the DoIT Help Desk or call (608) 264-4357.

    For questions regarding how to get access to the MFA mobile app contact the DoIT Help Desk at (608) 264-4357 or email help@doit.wisc.edu.

    How to get access to a Security Key or Duo Token/Fob 

    Students

    Students can come to the DoIT Help Desk location at 1210 W. Dayton St., Madison, WI 53706 on the first floor of the Computer Science and Statistics Building or at the front desk of Ebling Library, located on the 2nd floor of the Health Sciences Learning Center (HSLC) located at 750 Highland Avenue. Students with disabilities can also request a token or security key at the McBurney Disability Resource Center, 702 W. Johnson St., Suite #2104, Madison WI 53751 on the 2nd floor.

    For questions contact the DoIT Help Desk at (608) 264-4357 or email help@doit.wisc.edu

    Faculty, Staff, and Researchers

    Employees can get access to devices for MFA at their Human Resources Office or IT department. For questions contact the DoIT Help Desk at (608) 264-4357 or email help@doit.wisc.edu.