NIH Systems Moving to Two-Factor Authentication – User Action Required

Crossposted from NIH Office of Extramural Research news: eRA Reminder: Switch Early to the New Secure Two-Factor Authentication Required to Access eRA Modules – 02/16/21

Users of eRA Commons, ASSIST, Internet Assisted Review (IAR) and Commons Mobile are encouraged to begin their switchover to the new two-factor authentication (2FA) login method required to access eRA modules before the mandatory deadline of September 15, 2021 for all users.  The authentication will help ensure the security of your personal and confidential information in these systems. 



ASU Note: For ASU personnel who need a new NIH Commons account, please refer to the Federal Sponsor Portal Registration Job Aid found on the Systems Access page of