StarID Password Reset

How do I reset my password? How do I reset my StarID password?

If you do not know your password, or your password is not working:

 

  1. Visit the website https://starid.minnstate.edu/
  2. Select Reset Password.
  3. Select one of the options on the next page (Tech ID, Email Address...)

Note: (If you don' t know your STAR ID, select Activate Your STARID):

  1. Enter the requested information that may vary depending upon which option you selected in the previous step.

 

Tech ID

  1. Enter your Tech ID and College / University in the designated boxes and click Continue.
  2. Enter your Social Security Number and select Continue.
  3. If you have previously setup security questions, please enter your answers or continue to the next step if you havent.

Note:  If you do not remember or the answers are failing for the security questions, please contact the IT Solution Center.  Please be ready with a government issued ID or MavCARD to verify your identity.

  1. Enter your New Password and Confirm New Password.
  2. Select a preferred email for notifications, read the Acceptable Use Policy and place a checkmark in the box if you agree to it, and click Set Password.

Note: If you do not know your Tech ID, you can find it on the front of your MavCARD. Or contact IT Solutions Center, 507-389-6654, or chat.  

Email Address

  1. Enter your personal email address (Gmail, Outlook, Yahoo) that was specified in your application for admission and click  Continue

Note: If your MNSU password has expired, do not enter your MNSU email address as you will not be able to access the email, you will need to use the TechID option.

  1. Once you receive the email, locate the verification code and copy it into the designated box on the Self-Service webpage page.

 Note: If you do not have a personal email address on file or don’t receive a code, please visit the Registration and Academic Records (Registrar’s Office) Help Desk located on the first floor of the Wigley Administration building for assistance in adding or changing the email address associated with your account.

  1. Enter your last name or email address that you used in the corresponding box and click continue.

                                     

  1. If you have previously setup security questions, please enter your answers or continue to the next step if you havent.

 

Note:  If you dont remember or the answers are failing for the security questions, please contact the IT Solution Center.  Please be ready with a government issued ID or MavCARD to verify your identity.

  1. Enter your New Password and Confirm New Password.
  2. Select a preferred email for notifications, read the Acceptable Use Policy and place a checkmark in the box if you agree to it, and click Set Password.

State ID

  1. Click I know my state employee number (8 digits).      
  2. Enter your state employee number and College / University in the designated boxes and click Continue.

                        

  1. Enter your SSN in the designated box and click Continue.

                                     

  1. If you have previously setup security questions, please enter your answers, or continue to the next step if you havent.

Note:  If you do not remember or the answers are failing for the security questions, please contact the IT Solution Center.  Please be ready with a government issued ID or MavCARD to verify your identity.

  1. Enter your New Password and Confirm New Password.
  2. Select a preferred email for notifications, read the Acceptable Use Policy and place a checkmark in the box if you agree to it, and click Set Password.