Computer Accounts


There are 4 basic account types.

  1. MyRIC   (
  2. LIVE@RIC and Email   (
  3. Blackboard   (
  4. emailguard    (

MyRIC, Blackboard, LIVE@RIC/Email use the same password. Your username is not case sensitive. Your password is case sensitive/user defined.

Note: Your network accounts can all be accessed from MyRIC. By going through the MyRIC portal, you will only have to sign-in once to access each service. Accounts can also be accessed and logged-into individually.

There are 3 important URLs for support services:

  1. Technology at RIC    (
  2. Student Toolbox    (
  3. Blackboard Student Support    (