2005: AU announces the advent of e-letters. This resource-friendly option allowed students to have their letters for course registration, withdrawal, exam, and grades, delivered through their myAU portal. “The process took more than a year, was worked on by eight staff members from the Registrar’s Office and Computing Services, and the program was extensively tested by a number of volunteers.” AU E-Letters Are Here! December 16, 2005.
2010: In a move that likely sent shockwaves through the AU student community, AU announced that they had renamed the first field in the myAU login page from “User ID” to “AU Student/User ID”. Did You Know? July 2, 2010.