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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

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Your campus login changed to StarID!

The change provides a higher level of security and moves the campus towards a single ID across MnSCU system.

Since December 19, all faculty, staff and students are required to use their StarID to access campus systems.


On December 19, Minnesota State University, Mankato (MSU) transitioned to the StarID login system, which increased our digital security, streamlined our login processes and aligned us more closely with the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System (MnSCU).

The new, MnSCU-mandated system requires all University faculty, staff and students to use their StarID to log in to the MSU wireless network, all campus computers, and most of its services and applications, including MavMail, D2L and MavNet (a complete list of the systems included is available at

If you haven't already activated your StarID, please go to, where you will be able to look up your StarID and set your password.

Mobile devices need to be reconnected to the network and other services using StarID. Online documentation and help will become available at as we move closer to the implementation date.

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