Your HSU account enables you to log in to email, Moodle, lab computers, the wireless network, and other services for the entire time you are affiliated with HSU. It's also the primary way that we protect personally-identifiable information about you that's stored on HSU computers.
Blackboard Collaborate, HSU's web conferencing service, uses your HSU User Name with a different password system for access.
You can manage various aspects of your HSU account through the Account Settings link in MyHumboldt.
All you need to use your HSU accounts are your User Name and Password and a wired or wireless Internet connection. New students, faculty and staff must complete the Account Activation Checklist before accessing their accounts.
To access your web conferencing account, you'll need your HSU User Name and your Blackboard Collaborate password.
You'll need additional authorization to access CMS (PeopleSoft) applications.
Learn more about the security controls behind HSU's account management process
Learn more about how to protect your account
To comply with Federal and State law as well as CSU security policies and standards, HSU requires all staff, faculty, and students to change their passwords on a regular basis. You'll receive an email alert when yours is about to expire. You can change your password at any time in via the Account Settings link in MyHumboldt, and you'll need to do this before your current password expires. If you do miss the date, you can use use the Forgot Password process to reset it.
Learn more about how and why information is protected at HSU.
All faculty, staff, and students are provided with an HSU User Name automatically when they become associated with the University; you set your own password via the Account Settings link in MyHumboldt.
If you need to obtain an HSU User Name for a contractor or other temporary or off-campus individual on official HSU business, please complete an account request form.
If you need to request access to information stored in an Oracle/PeopleSoft database, please follow the account request process.
To access your web conferencing account, staff and faculty should log in on the Blackboard Collaborate website.
Use Account Settings (via a link in MyHumboldt) to manage all aspects of your HSU digital identity.: