New Users at CERN

Computing Accounts

When you register as a User you will be automatically assigned a CERN account and an E-Mail address at CERN.

► See this this step-by-step guide to access your new password and activate your account.

Your accounts can be managed at any time at the account management site: 

Note: by default, all e-mails sent by CERN services will be sent to the CERN Mailbox. If you wish to receive e-mails at your external (non-CERN) e-mail address, see the instructions in the Email Options section.


Computing Rules

Please note that you must read the CERN Computing Rules (operational circular no.5)  - your computing access and priviledges will be withdrawn if you flout the Computing Rules.