How do I use Two-Factor Log-In?

Two-Factor Log-In is used for accessing myUK. There are several different options on how to authenticate with your registered device.

Click below for step-by-step instructions

  • Logging In Using a Push (recommended)

    1. Visit the myUK portal at myuk.uky.edu & click Log-In.
    2. Enter your linkblue credentials.
    3. Select Send Me a Push.
      Note: Selecting Remember me for 30 days will allow you access for 30 days unless you use a different browser or clear cache.
    4. You should then get a notification from Duo on your smartphone. Click to open Duo.
    5. You will then be prompted to either Approve or Deny the log-in attempt. Select Approve.

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  • Logging In Using a Passcode (recommended)

    1. Visit the myUK portal at myuk.uky.edu & click Log-In.
    2. Enter your linkblue credentials.
    3. Select Enter a passcode.
      Note: Selecting Remember me for 30 days will allow you access for 30 days unless you use a different browser or clear cache.
    4. Open your Duo app on your smartphone & click on the University of Kentucky drop-down.
    5. Your passcode will be displayed on the screen.
    6. Enter your Passcode in the Passcode field & click Log In.

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  • Logging In Using a Text

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    *Note that by using the text option, you may be subject to cell phone service interruptions.

  • Logging In Using a Token

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