NetID+ (Plus): Use a Yubikey Hardware Token

Instructional Video

Step-by-Step Instructions

  • NOTE: Prior to using a Yubikey for NetID+ you must register the Yubikey. For assistance with those steps, please refer to the Enroll Yubikey Hardware Token page.

  • NOTE: The steps below begin after you're presented with a WebAuth screen, log in with your NetID and password, and are then directed to the NetID+ authentication page.  

  1. If you want your login for that application or on that browser remembered for the next month, check the box to Remember me for 30 days.
    • You should not check the box if you're using a shared computer as this could potentially allow someone else to log into an application as you.


  2. Click the Enter a Passcode button, which puts the cursor in that field. This ensures the Passcode is put in that field by the Yubikey.

  3. Insert the Yubikey into a USB Port on the computer.
  4. On the Yubikey itself press the touch sensitive circle, which should automatically populate a code in the Passcode field on the NetID+ page.

    • Note: Some yubikey models may have a button instead of the touch sensitive circle. than the one shown below, there may be a button instead of the touch sensitive circle.

  5. You have successfully used your Yubikey for NetID+ authentication.

If you still have questions, please contact the 24/7 Support Center at, start an on-line chat at or call 520-626-TECH (8324) or toll-free at 887-522-7929.