Employee Email and Login Information

How To 


  • What is my Metropolitan State University email address?
  • How do I log in to my Metropolitan State University email?

Employee 1.) email address and 2.) O365 login

Your Email address is not the same as your login username

How to log into your O365 account

  • Using a web browser go to office.com and log in using your O365 login credentials:

O365 Employee Login:

  • Username: StarID@minnstate.edu
  • Password: StarID password

Login Troubleshooting:

  • If you receive an error message stating your password is incorrect please try:
    • Log in to D2L using only your StarID for your username (e.g. StarID username only: xy4321ab) with your StarID password. If you are able to successfully log in to D2L, you will need to reset your StarID password so that your password syncs across all the applications accessed by your account.  

How to Reset StarID Password:

  • Important Note: It may be up to 30 minutes for your new password to take effect once your password is reset.
    • 1) Browse to StarID Self Service at starid.minnstate.edu
    • 2) Select Reset my Password
    • 3) Select one of the options to reset your password
      • If you select “I know my email” option, you will need to select a personal email address (such as gmail, yahoo, etc.) to obtain a verification code. Do NOT use your Metropolitan State University or other Minnesota State institution email address.
    • 4) Log in to your O365 account: Browse to: office.com and log in using your O365 login credentials (username: StarID@minnstate.edu and StarID password). Remember this can take up to 30 minutes to sync after reset.
  • If you need further assistance, please contact the Metropolitan State University Institutional Effectiveness and Technology (IET) Service Desk at 651-793-1240 or click here to Get Help.


Article ID: 109449
Mon 6/8/20 4:43 PM
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