Account Management

YSU Penguin Portal Accounts, Guest accounts, etc.

Articles (8)

Account: Sign-up for Multi Factor Authentication (MFA)

Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) creates an additional level of security and protection of your YSU account.  It verifies your identity by requiring multiple credentials.  You will be prompted during the sign in process to verify your identity and this is often achieved by entering a code that you receive via text or email.

How Do I Activate a New Penguin Portal Account?

This guide will walk you though how to activate a new Penguin Portal account

How Do I Change My Current Penguin Portal Account Password?

This guide will walk you through how to change a current Penguin Portal account password.

How Do I Reset An Expired Or Forgotten Penguin Portal Account Password?

This guide will walk you through how to reset an expired/forgotten Penguin Portal password.

How to Request a Guest Account

This guide will walk you through requesting a guest account for non-YSU students, faculty, or staff members.

How to Request a YSU Login/Email Name Change

This article explains how to request a YSU Login ID Name Change.

How to Request Multiple Short-Term Guest Accounts

This article describes how to request multiple short-term guest accounts.

How to Use Outlook/O365 Distribution Lists and Groups

This article explains how to view current members of Outlook distributions lists or groups and how to request to be added as a member of a list or group.