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Activate your UNI
At the time of admission students are also given a UNI to access TC resources.

Your UNI, consisting of your initials plus an arbitrary number, is the key to accessing computer services and electronic resources at Columbia University. You will also be given a Columbia University email address called CubMail ( which is automatically forwarded to your TC Gmail account. For more information about managing your UNI, please click here.

Log into myTC portal
myTC is your point of access to all the resources at TC. You need to log in with your UNI and your UNI password
Once you access your portal you will be able to register for courses, activate your Gmail and more.

Activate your TC Gmail

TC Gmail is the official means of communication at Teachers College. Students will receive notice when their account is ready to be activated. Follow the instructions on how to activate your Gmail account.

Access your Courses
After registering for your courses you can access them in myTC under the Courses Tab. The default course platform at TC is Moodle .
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