CACTUS Tutorial

What is it?
  • CACTUS (Comprehensive Administration of Credentials for Teachers in Utah Schools) is a database housed at the Utah State Board of Education containing Utah teacher credential information.
  • Contact your district's human resources department if any of the information in your CACTUS record is incorrect. If you are not currently employed with a Utah school, contact the Utah State Board of Education.
  • CACTUS records do not include license renewal points.


How do I find my CACTUS ID
  • Follow the steps for logging into CACTUS under Getting Started.
  • Once logged in, you will find your CACTUS ID near the top of every screen.
Getting Started
  • Be registered at UEN
  • Go to
  • Log-in to your my.uen page
  • Use the CACTUS. (Utah Licensing) link located within the Services/Tools portlet on your Personal page.