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Buff Portal - Help

Navigating the Portal 

Main Menu

Open the main menu at the top left of Buff Portal to access groups of cards and to search for anything you can’t find.


Notifications about unread holds and to-dos are displayed through the notifications bell at the top right of Buff Portal. Select the bell to open holds and to-dos.


Open the student profile at the top right of Buff Portal to view your student ID number, employee ID number (if applicable) major, and residency status.

To make changes to your profile, select Account Settings. To update your password, display name, and email settings, select IdentiKey, Password and Email. To update your address, phone number, and other personal information, select Profile and Privacy.

Using Cards

Semester/Year Dropdowns

Some cards in Buff Portal have a dropdown menu to view information for different semesters or years.

Expanded View

Some cards in Buff Portal allow you to expand to a full-page view.

Help & Support

For support, including technology troubleshooting, contact the IT Service Center at 303-735-4357 or