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Retiree MacID

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MacID is a unique, common identifier (user name) enabling single sign-on for a number of McMaster systems and applications.

If you do not have a MacID, and would like to get one please contact the UTS Service Desk at extension 24357 or by email at

All retirees have their MacIDs for life. The MacID allows retirees to access a number of McMaster systems and applications, e.g. email, on-campus wireless, etc. A retiring employee may choose to keep his/her McMaster email account.

Retirees who have not used a MacID or McMaster email account in the past may request one using the form below.

Retiree MacID and Email Account Request Form

Please visit the McMaster University Retirees Association website for more retiree information.