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System Access & Support


DESII Access Request

To request access to DESII, please download the DESII Access Request Form (PDF). Send the completed form, along with a request for DESII training, to the DESII team at

DESII Connect

Accessing DESII Connect via RemoteApp (authorized users only):

DESII is a web application that can be accessed through a web browser via a RemoteApp (CFO Remote App and Desktop Connection). Only authorized users may access RemoteApp. See above section for information on accessing DESII. Please see below for instructions for PC users and Mac users.

Users must connect to a remote site (DESII Connect) in order to run the DESII application. For steps to access DESII Connect click the appropriate link for your device.

User IDs and Passwords

To access the DESII application, you will need:

  • UC Login ID and your Kerberos password.
  • DESII User Name and password.
    • The DESII password will be assigned to you by the DESII team after DESII training. It is different from your myucdavis and SIS DS passwords (those require your Kerberos password).
  • To reset your DESII password, contact

Contact the DESII Team

If you have any questions, please email Your email will be sent to all members of the DESII team to ensure a prompt reply.