Help Desk - Account Activation for New Students, Faculty or Staff of UW-Parkside

This article provide instructions on how to activate your UW-Parkside account as a new student, faculty or staff member. Please call our UW-Parkside Help Desk for assistance - 262-595-2444

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Activate Your Account Instructions  NOTE: The account activation process only works on a computer (desktop or laptop PC, Macbook, iMac, Chromebook, etc). This does not work on touchscreen devices such as mobile phones, smarphones, iPads, iPad pros, etc.


  • Navigate to
  • Click on "Logins" at the top right of the screen.

Parkside website

  • Click on Password Self Service

Logins page

  • Click on the "Activate Your Account" green box.

Password Self Service

  • Enter your information:
    • Username - refer to your "UW-Parkside Account Activation" email or letter.
    • Last Name
    • PIN - refer to your "UW-Parkside Account Activation" email or letter.
    • Birth Month / Year
  • Click the Login Button

login to password self service


    • Choose your security questions and responses.

secuirty questions

  • Click on "Save Responses"

security questions successful message

  • Click on Continue
  • Click on Change your password.  Follow the requirement listed.  Click change password.

change your password

change password processing
password changed successful
  • Click Continue
  • Click Logout


Keywords:account activation new students faculty staff user account create password initial PIN activate account   Doc ID:81491
Owner:Michael G.Group:UW Parkside
Created:2018-04-09 12:07 CDTUpdated:2021-11-19 12:38 CDT
Sites:UW Parkside
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