Knowledgebase: CITI
Accessing CITI Courses
Posted by Jody Austin on 04 December 2017 10:55 AM

Accessing CITI

1. Log on to with your Ohio State Username (lastname.#) and Password

2. If you have never logged on to an Office of Research application (i.e. PI Portal, COI), you will need to complete a user registration at and click “Submit Registration.”

3. The Office of Research CITI Portal will  display two choices.

     o   I am a new CITI user:  Select this option only if you have never before registered a CITI account  or accessed the CITI site.  To successfully sync your course completions with the Ohio State systems, use your defaulted Ohio State email address ( when prompted.  After your account has been created, you will be taken to the CITI Main Menu.

     o   I am an existing CITI user:  Select this option if you have previously accessed CITI and have an account.  When prompted, enter your CITI username and password and click “Save CITI Login”.  If you do not remember your CITI login information, contact CITI support for assistance.  After entering the proper CITI credentials, you will be taken to the CITI Main Menu.


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