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How do I activate UCLA Multi-Factor Authentication on a cell phone?

The following step-by-step instructions detail how to activate UCLA Logon Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) using the following device: cellular phone.

  1. Using a web browser, visit https://accounts.iam.ucla.edu/mfa.
  2. Log into the application using your UCLA Logon ID and password.

    Log in with UCLA Logon ID and password
     
  3. At the "About MFA in UCLA Logon" window, click on the [CONTINUE] button.

        About MFA Continue
  4. At the "Link a Device:" window, select Cellular Phone.

    Select Cellular Phone
  5. At the "Link Cellular Phone" window, enter a memorable label for your phone and your cell phone's phone number.

    Cell Phone Details
     
    • A - Confirm the addition of your cell phone via SMS or text message
      You will receive an SMS message from Duo.  Enter the six-digit code you received into the box, then click the [CONTINUE] button.

      Enter SMS Code
       
    • B - Confirm the addition of your cell phone via Phone Call
      You will receive a phone call on your cell phone from Duo.  Enter the six-digit code you received into the box, then click the [CONTINUE] button.

      Enter Phone Call Code
       
  6. The cell phone you just added should now be listed under Linked Devices:.

     Cell Phone