Accounts & Email


accounts and email

A Mikenet account gives campus constituents a network space for storing files, use of campus computers, access to library resources, course applications, networked printers, and wireless computing.

Employees: New employees may need to apply for an account online using our Mikenet form or in person at the Helpdesk in 221C Saint Edmund's Hall. Make sure all paperwork for employment has been completed, signed, and returned to the Human Resources office before applying for an account. A Mikenet account is a prerequisite for most other types of accounts on campus.

Students: All new undergraduate students automatically receive a Mikenet account when they arrive. Graduate students who register late will need to fill out an online form.


Employees:  Faculty and staff are provided with Microsoft Outlook email accounts. Employees may access their email accounts via the Internet from or through the mySMC portal. The email address for faculty and staff is The username and password for email are the same as for the Mikenet account.

Students: Saint Michael's provides email access for all students via the mySMC portal or via the web at The email address for students is Each email account may  be set up to work with a mobile device as well as through an Internet browser.  Before setting up your mobile device with email access, you'll need to register it on the campus network.  Directions for doing may be found at the Registration page.


Students and employees who receive Mikenet accounts will also have access to the mySMC portal. After logging into the mySMC portal with their Mikenet credentials, users will have single sign-on access to the eCollege and KnightVision systems as well as many other Saint Michael's resources.


eCollege, the College's official course management may be accessed through the mySMC portal. Faculty members post assignments, resources, announcements, current grades, and other information for their students about each of their courses on eCollege. Faculty can find basic instructions on how to use eCollege by contacting Students can post papers, participate in discussion groups and share web resources.


KnightVision is a web-based application used primarily for on-line registration for classes. In addition, there are functions for supporting the faculty and staff areas. Access the application: Knightvision

Employees: Faculty use KnightVision to view information about their advisees and to see their class rosters and course offerings. Staff members may access KnightVision to review budget information and personal leave plans.

Students: KnightVision provides students with real-time information about their class schedules, their grades and their standing in relation to degree requirements. Students can use KnightVision to look up schedules of class offerings and, during defined registration periods, to register for classes.

KnightVision accounts are automatically created for all undergraduate students and matriculated graduate students. Students may access KnightVision through the mySMC portal or on the web. The KnightVision login ID and password are the same as the Mikenet login ID and password.

Ellucian (Datatel)

Employees: Ellucian (Datatel) is the software used by the college for administrative purposes. Employees who need login accounts to access Ellucian (Datatel) must complete the Ellucian (Datatel) Account Request Form (found in the mySMC portal) and return it to the Information Technology Department (Box C) for processing.

When an account is created, the new user will be given access to the Ellucian (Datatel) login process through a web interface. For help with Ellucian (Datatel), contact the IT Helpdesk (x2020) or email and your request will be routed accordingly.

Password Help

Users may reset their Mikenet passwords through the React system. Please contact the or call 802.654.2020 for assistance if needed.