A RIT Computer Account (formerly DCE Account) is RIT's authentication system used by each student, faculty, and staff. This account allow users to access many web services at RIT, such as e-mail, myRIT, Student Information System, RITpedia, and other services.

Distributed Computing Environment

Distributed Computing Environment (DCE) was the previous term that Information & Technology Services (ITS) used in referring to computer accounts at RIT.[1][2]


  1. ITS Glossary - ITS Terms Declassified. Retrieved February 13, 2011.
  2. DCE Help. Retrieved February 13, 2011.