In an ongoing effort to improve overall security and ease of system use, UNK has adopted Electronic Access to System Information (EASI) as its primary authentication system.

A single username and password allows access into many UNK systems including LoperMail, BlackBoard, and Canvas.


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Canvas (by Instructure) is a cloud-based learning management system (LMS) that is currently used by more than 700 colleges and universities. Canvas is the LMS at the University of Nebraska, all four campuses (UNK, UNL, UNMC, UNO) are using Canvas for teaching and learning.

Canvas Information
Office 365

Students and teachers are eligible for Office 365 for Education, which includes Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, and now Microsoft Teams, plus additional classroom tools. Office 2016 is now included with Microsoft Office 365.

Frequently Asked Questions
EASI Password Manager

Use the EASI Password Manager to reset your password, or unlock your account.


Your UNK Qualtrics account offers the easiest user interface of all survey solutions. Based off of a point-and-click edit system Qualtrics rivals the simplicity of drawing on a white board.

Qualtrics Help

Box is a cloud storage that provides a secure content and file sharing collaboration platform. Content on Box can be shared internally and externally, accessed through iPad, iPhone and Android applications, and extended to partner applications such as Canvas. For more information go to our Box website.


Handshake is a personal and career development tool designed just for you. Creating a Handshake profile gives you access to job and internship opportunities, event invitations, and resources specifically matching your career interests. You can also manage contacts, make appointments with Academic & Career Services, and track your development right from your phone.


Engage facilitates involvement by connecting students and staff to organizations, events, and meaningful opportunities. Utilizing Engage, students can easily manage and track their campus connections, plan and monitor significant events and showcase their impact of their UNK experience.

Engage Training

Duo adds a second layer of security by using a combination of components to verify your identity. Add or manage your devices for Duo Two Factor Authentication.

Proofpoint Link Decoder

Proofpoint's URL Defense protects you and UNK network resources by blocking access to malicious websites. Links in email messages are rewritten so that clicking them will cause URL Defense to evaluate the linked website to determine the likelihood that they lead back to phishing or malware websites. The rewritten links start with "", use this tool to return the URL to a human-readable format.