The Pennsylvania State University - Administrative Information Services, a unit of Information Technology Services

Electronic Integrated Student Information System (eISIS)

eISIS provides Penn State faculty and staff (not available to students) access to those administrative applications that have a Web interface. These applications contain data on students who are currently taking, or have previously taken, courses at any of the campuses.

Applications available through eISIS include EMIA (Alpha Student Lookup) and ERISDN (Degree Audit Request and View).

If you have already obtained a Penn State Access Account and a Second Factor Authentication Token, then you may login to eISIS.

General Information

Hours of Availability

eISIS is available 7 days per week, from 7 a.m. through 3 a.m.

Note: On occasion, server and database maintenance activities might interrupt this schedule.

Browser Compatibility

Internet Explorer 5.0 and above, Mozilla 1.0 and above, Netscape 6.0 and above, Firefox 1.0 and above, and Opera 8.0 and above

Netscape 6.0 and above, Safari 1.2.2, Firefox 1.0 and above, and Opera 8.0 and above 

Obtaining Access


  • A Penn State Access Account from Academic Services and Emerging Technologies.
  • An Integrated Student Information Systems (ISIS) Security Profile. It is required that all eISIS users have the eISIS function assigned to their ISIS security profile. For assistance, contact your Access & Security Representative (ASR).
  • An Administrative Information Services Second Factor Authentication Token.
  • In order to gain access to student-related information, it is mandatory that all users complete the online FERPA Training Tutorial and pass the quiz with a grade of 70% or higher. If you have not completed the FERPA training, then go to the FERPA Tutorial page on the Registrar's site.

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