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Bloomberg: Getting Started

Find a Bloomberg Terminal On Campus

RCB - Atlanta                                       6 Terminals

                                                              4 at 35 Broad St:  2 on 12th floor (Finance,) 1 on 2rd floor (Econ Forecast,)  1 on 11th floor(RMI)

                                                              2 at 55 Park Place on the 11th Floor (Delta Student Success Center, Room 1108)

Atlanta Campus Library                      2 Terminals in the microform reader area, located on the first floor of Library North

Law Library                                          1 Terminal  on the 5th floor (Visitor terminal area)

Andrew Young School                        1 Terminal on the 3rd floor (14th Marietta St., Public Management & Policy)

Buckhead (Tower Place)                     2 Terminals on the 4th floor (Restricted to students taking class at Buckhead campus)



Setting up an account

In order to use the Bloomberg Terminal, you will first need to create a login name and password. In order to receive your validation code, you will need a phone with voice or texting ability.

  • Log on to the terminal. The Bloomberg application will open automatically.
  • Press the red <CONN DEFAULT> key once. 
  • Press the <GO> key
  • Complete the required information. Depending upon your selection, you will receive a call or a text message with your validation code shortly.
  • Enter the validation code. Make a note of your login name.
  • You may now login from the main page.

Understand the Keyboard

These files from Bloomberg will help you set up your account and understand the Bloomberg keyboard.