Account Activation Information

  1. I have a Missouri State account, but I do not remember my
    1. Login and/or
    2. Password.
  2. I need to activate my Missouri State account. Continue on to Step 1.

Step 1: Activate your Missouri State Account

Use your M-Number (example: M99999999) and Activation Code from your Admissions letter to activate your account by clicking the Get An Account button down below and using the following directions:

  1. Enter your M-Number and Activation Code in their respective fields and click Submit.
    Your Missouri State login will appear at the top of the page.
    (This will typically be your initials followed by 1-4 numbers and include an "s" at the end. This becomes your Missouri State Account ID for a variety of University systems.)
  2. Enter and confirm a Recovery Email Address. (This cannot be a Missouri State-West Plains email address.)
  3. Create and confirm your account password. The password must be 12 characters long, cannot end with a colon, and must contain at least 3 of the following types of characters:
    • Lowercase letters.
    • Uppercase letters.
    • Numbers.
    • Special Characters. ( ` ~ ! @ # $ % ^ * ( ) _ + - = { } | [ ] & \ : " ; ' < > ? , . / )
  4. Your Missouri State account should now be activated and you should receive an email confirming that your account was successfully activated. Your new Missouri State email address will be

Make sure you know the difference between your email address and your MyGrizzlyDen login. They look similar but you will not be able to login to either without using the format: example:

Record your account information. You'll need it to get into MyGrizzlyDen and register for classes.


Step 2: Log into MyGrizzlyDen

After activating your Missouri State Account, use it to log into MyGrizzlyDen to do the following:

  1. Obtain the name of your Advisor to discuss the classes you will need to take for the degree you are pursuing.
  2. Register for your classes.
  3. Access your Missouri State email.
  4. Access Brightspace for any online courses you take.

Step 3: Set up your Account Security Information

  1. The first time you log into MyGrizzlyDen, you will be presented with a message that reads "More information required".
  2. You will be asked to setup your Account Recovery options.
    You are required to choose two methods. Please choose whichever options you wish and proceed through the setup for each one.
  3. If you have any issues, please contact our Helpdesk: 417-255-7995.

Your Missouri State Account Login is your unique key to campus and online resources. Use your Missouri State Account ID to log into campus computers, to register for classes, to view your class schedule and grades, to review your financial aid and account balances, and to access your work resources.

Please remember to keep your password private, protect your information.