Emeritus/Emerita ACE Accounts and Access

Emeritus/emerita status is an honorific awarded to faculty in recognition of an exemplary and extended record of teaching, research, and service at the university. To promote their continued participation in and contribution to the UNLV community, individuals granted emeritus/emerita status are eligible for benefits and privileges at UNLV including the following OIT benefits and privileges:

  • ACE Account
  • UNLV email account
  • Faculty/staff access to the UNLV libraries
  • Faculty/staff identification card

Additional benefits for Emeritus/Emerita Status can be found here.

Benefits and Privileges

In general, emeritus/emerita faculty are considered normal faculty members and are entitled to the same benefits and privileges as an active faculty members.

Faculty granted emeritus/emerita status upon retirement will maintain their existing ACE Account, UNLVMail, and Rebelmail (if granted). Additionally, departments may choose to check out UNLV barcoded computers to emeritus/emerita faculty.


Departments may choose to check out UNLV barcoded computers to emeritus/emerita faculty. OIT does not check equipment out to emeritus/emerita faculty. However, OIT can support UNLV barcoded devices once checked out by other department.

As with active faculty, emeritus/emerita faculty do not have access to computer labs.


If you were granted a UNLV barcoded computer, you may request software to be installed. Please see the software catalog for available software. Some software does require a cost your department must pay.

If you don't have a UNLV barcoded computer, you can still obtain Microsoft Office 365 at no charge with your UNLVMail address.

Library Access

Emeritus/emerita faculty continue to be able to access Library Resources, including databases. Faculty should use their existing ACE Account for access. For more information or assistance, please contact the Library directly.

Need Additional Help?

For additional assistance, please visit the Accounts, Access, and Identity knowledge base for additional articles. You can also contact the IT Help Desk.


Article ID: 1146
Tue 9/20/22 9:39 AM
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