Q: How has the login for eRA Commons changed?
A: NIH has updated the look and feel of their login and landing page for eRA Commons. You can now use your UNC Onyen and password to login to eRA Commons using a Federated Login, and it now requires two-factor authentication if accessing Commons via a mobile device. Click here for more information.
Q: What is the Federated Login?
A: This login allows you to use your UNC login information to sign in to eRA Commons. The accounts must be linked in order for the Federated login to work.
Q: How do I use my UNC onyen and password to login to eRA Commons?
A: Under the Login with Federated Account select the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and it will take you to the UNC single sign-on (SSO) page. You continue logging on using your UNC information from there, which will link the accounts. For more information click here.
Q: Why can I not log in to eRA Commons using my UNC login?
A: If your password has expired, you will need to reset it before it will allow you to log in. After you have done this the first time, you will be able to login in without issue.
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