Activate Your Student Account is the starting point on your journey to becoming a Greener (a.k.a. Newy Gooey).

Activate your free Evergreen account in 5 easy steps:

  1. Determine your username: the first 3 letters of your last name, plus the first 3 letters of your first name, plus the 2-digit day of the month you were born.

  2. Determine your initial password: based on your birth date, the 2-digit day of the month, followed by the three character month, followed by the 2-digit year. This is a one-time use password. See the example below:

    Example: For Sydney Smith, born April 9, 2001:

    Username: smisyd09

    Password: 09apr01

  3. Go to

  4. Follow the activation steps as directed for your first login.

  5. Change your password and choose a security question.

See a video and more details about account activation.

Many campus offices will send email to your email address only. Once you activate your account, you can forward email from to your personal email account.