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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

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Login: User Account Management

End-Point Computing MNSU - Standard available

The StarID and password are login credentials used for accessing services at The University such as:

  • Classroom, public lab, and kiosk computers
  • D2L Brightspace (Desire2Learn
  • E-Services - course registration, grades and financial services
  • MavCARD - card access, campus identity card
  • MavDISK - drive space
  • MavMAIL - email
  • MavNET - wireless network
  • New student orientation, registration and confirmation
  • Office365 - office productivity suite
  • Other desktop applications and websites that require Active Directory (A/D) access

A StarID is automatically created for current employees, enrolled students, students enrolled in an Orientation session, and degree awarded Alumni. A StarID must be requested for awarded Emeritus staff, and Cohort Affiliates to use services at The University.

Self-service for StarID activation, password reset and general information can be found at:

Service Categories
  • Current or new StarID is not working

    A current or new StarID doesn't work at one or more of The University's services.

  • Duplicate or incorrect StarID or Core Merge

    Individuals can only have one StarID. If two or more were accidentally issued, here or a different university, this need to be resolved.

  • Request a new or retain a current StarID

    Awarded Emeritus Staff may request to retain their StarID as part of the Office of The President's Emeriti program.
    Affiliate Cohorts must request a StarID via a current staff member to use The University's services including MavCARD/card access and email.
    Affiliated Cohorts include: bank employees, bookstore employees, CE teachers, consultants, dining services employees, Military Science/ROTC, Otto Rec employees, religious institutions, RSO advisors, TOSA, Visiting Scholars.
    Current Students, Faculty or Staff StarID accounts are created automatically. If it has not, this needs to be resolved.

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Service Locations
Minnesota State University, Mankato Campus Minnesota State University at Edina
Standard Maintenance Windows
Standard Maintenance Windows: Standard maintenance windows are typically Saturday evening and Sunday morning. Larger maintenance windows exist during
Service Level Agreement: MNSU - Standard
Standard Service Level Agreement:
* Normal Response Time - 1 business day
* Normal Resolution Time- 5 business days

* Important Response Time – 1 business day
* Important Resolution Time- 3 business days

* Critical Response Time – 4 hours
* Critical Resolution Time - 1 business day
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