ITS strongly encourages using University of Louisville sponsored accounts to access iRIS. While the use of guest accounts created using Cirrus is permitted, ITS recommends transitioning users with guest accounts to UofL sponsored accounts.
If a user has a guest account in iRIS and transitions to using a UofL sponsored account to log in to iRIS, the user’s guest account and the guest’s UofL sponsored account can be merged so that no important access or information is lost.
To merge a guest account and a sponsored account, follow the steps below:
Request a sponsored account for the user with a guest account using our