What is a Tech ID?

A Tech ID is the Anoka Tech employee photo identification number and badge. This number is generated by the MnSCU System wide College and University Personnel Payroll System (SCUPPS).

What does a Tech ID do?

  • Identifies you as an Anoka Tech employee within the MnSCU system
  • Gives you access to the copy machines on campus
  • Is used to check out materials at the Academic Resource Center (ARC)
  • Identifies Anoka Tech faculty and students at clinical sites
  • Is used to access D2L employee training.

How do I get a Tech ID?

  • At your orientation meeting HR staff will walk you down to the ARC
  • You will have your photograph taken
  • You will receive your ID badge at that time
  • Your Tech ID number is on the back of your badge.

How is it different than my Star ID?

  • Your Star ID is a secure user name and password that gives you access in MnSCU technology systems and services.
  • The Tech ID is your MnSCU employee number.

How is it different than my MN Employee ID number?

  • The MN Employee ID number identifies you in the State's employee systems.
  • The Tech ID number identifies you as an Anoka Tech employee on campus and in the MnSCU system.


Human Resouces Office
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